You should be informed of the following:
UAE is a safe option in the treatment of fibroids.
This procedure is performed by an interventional radiologist, to whom you will be referred. This doc-tor will discuss all aspects of the procedure with you in advance.
UAE is not generally regarded as a surgical procedure and is generally safer than the major surgical treatment options for fibroids (i.e., myomectomy or hysterectomy).
You should be able to return to work in 7 to 10 days.