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Myoma (fibroid)

Myoma (fibroid): Introduction

A common benign tumor of the uterine muscle also commonly known as a fibroid. The condition usually affects women over the age of 30 and African-American women who have never been pregnant are particularly susceptible. The main symptom of a myoma is excessive, painful menstrual bleeding. ...more »

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Treatments for Myoma (fibroid)

  • Oral steroids
  • Surgery
  • Treatment of uterine fibroids depends upon whether the fibroids are causing symptoms and the menopausal state of the woman. Treatments include:
    • No treatment if fibroids are not causing symptoms
    • Surgery
  • more treatments...»

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