Fibroids

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Fibroids

e-gynecologist. Fibroids are muscle growths in the uterus which are usually benign,they do not cause cancer. Fibroids  have the potential to cause problems if they grow  large, but mostly  women  manage to live with their fibroids .Tumor develops most often between the ages of 35 and 45 years. Fibroids

usually occur as multiple tumors that tend to grow very slow Although the cause of fibroids is unknown, estrogen hormone is accused. Types of Fibroids ; submucous fibroid, intramural fibroid ,subserous fibroid ,pedunculated fibroid ,interligamentous fibroid.parasitic fibroid.

Diagnosis; A fibroid tumor is usually found during  a pelvic examination and ultrasound scanning enables physicians to distinguish  tumors.

Treatment of Fibroids ; Most women require no treatment at all, if they start growing rapidly, cause serious pain or discomfort, or may interfere with  pregnancy treatment is planned.

Surgery  may be necessary to remove not only the tumors, but also the uterus. The type of surgery performed depends on the woman's age, and whether she plans to have children .

Two forms of surgery are done; myomectomy(removal of tumour) and hysterectomy(removal of uterus).