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Posted by: Mimi | 2011/07/13

Fibroids

Hi,

What are fibroids and what are the sysmptoms? I hear an operation needs to take place to remove them.

Please share.
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They are growths of the womb muscle. They usually cause heavy periods and sometimes pain or pressure on the bladder or bowel if they are very large. The usual treatment is a hysterectomy.

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Posted by: gynaedoc | 2011/07/18

They are growths of the womb muscle. They usually cause heavy periods and sometimes pain or pressure on the bladder or bowel if they are very large. The usual treatment is a hysterectomy.

Best wishes

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