Procedures To Treat Fibroids

In my last blog, I discussed fibroid tumors of the uterus and different medical treatments.  Today, I will discuss procedural treatments.  Remember, fibroids grow due to hormonal influence, but are fed through a blood supply.  They cannot survive without the blood supply, much like any muscle in the body, including the heart.

Depending on the location of the fibroid, it can be accessed by going [...]

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Fibroids

Fibroids are benign tumors of the uterus.  They are SO common.  Most estimates say that up to 75% of women have at least one fibroid.  Fibroids grow because of a smooth muscle uterine cell mutation that is influenced by the hormones estrogen and progesterone.  They can be as small as a pea or as big as your head!

Fibroid tumors can be asymptomatic and a [...]