Power Morcellator Surgery: Cancer Danger Becoming More Apparent

Latest Study Reveals Incidence of Cancer Spread Due to Power Morcellator Surgery A study published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology showed that 0.6% of women who underwent hysterectomy power morcellator surgery to remove uterine fibroids were diagnosed with uterine sarcoma. The study, conducted by Kaiser Permanente’s Jasmine … [Read more...]

Aetna No Longer Covers Power Morcellator Surgery

Health Insurer Aetna Will No Longer Cover Power Morcellator Surgery Due to Cancer Dangers One of the largest health insurance companies in the US, Aetna, announced that as of June 2015, it will no longer cover routine use of laparoscopic power morcellator surgery for uterine fibroids due to the high risk of spreading cancer to the uterus and … [Read more...]

Congress Calls for Power Morcellator Investigation from FDA

Bipartisan Congressional Committee Demands Investigation of Power Morcellator Dangers from FDA A 12-member bipartisan Congressional group sent a letter on Friday, August 7th, to the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), insisting that the group open an investigation with the Food and Drug Administration regarding the real dangers of power … [Read more...]

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