What are uterine fibroids?
Fibroids are very common benign non- cancerous growths from the muscle tissue of the uterus, also called leiomyomas.
What are the symptoms of due to uterine fibroids?
Symptoms vary by the size and location of the fibroid. Patients with uterine fibroids can present with abnormal menstrual bleeding, pelvic pain, increased frequency of urination, infertility , miscarriage, enlarging abdomen and pain during intercourse.
How are fibroids diagnosed?
Fibroids are diagnosed using clinical examination, ultrasound and MRI.
What are the treatment options for fibroids?
Medical: After you are diagnosed with fibroids a trail of medical therapy is usually given . NSAIDS, oral contraceptives , progesterone analogs or gonadotropin agonists are some of the drugs which are used in the... Continue reading