Surgical Management of Fibroids
Leiomyoma are the most common benign tumor of the female genital tract. They can cause irregular, excessive bleeding, pain, pressure and infertility. Not every woman with fibroids will require treatment but surgery is an option. This article explains the surgical therapies.
Medical Treatment of Fibroids
Fibroids or leiomyomata are benign smooth muscle tumors of the uterus. The most common presentation of fibroids is irregular or heavy uterine bleeding or prolonged heavy periods. Not all fibroids need to be treated but medical options are available if needed. Read this article to learn more.
Uterine Fibroid Evaluation
Fibroids or leiomyomata are benign smooth muscle tumors that can cause pelvic pain, heavy bleeding, pelvic pressure and a notable mass. These symptoms require a thorough evaluation to identify the cause. Read this article to learn what tests are done to evaluate this problem.
What Causes Fibroids
Fibroids are smooth muscle tumors of the uterus that can cause a number of problems. The etiology of these tumors is currently being studied and there are many potential contributors to the development of fibroids. This article will explain the possible causes of fibroids.
Problems Caused by Fibroids
Fibroids or leiomyoma are the most common tumor of the female genital tract. A woman can have fibroids for many years before they are detected. Read this article to learn about the problems fibroids can cause.
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