Definitions for "Endometrial ablation"
a procedure to destroy the lining of the uterus (endometrium).
procedure to destroy the endometrium, or lining of the inside of the uterus
A small telescope is inserted into the cervix and into the uterus. The lining of uterus is then destroyed by laser or electrical energy. After ablation, menstruation ceases in about 70% of patients.