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Fibroids are common benign tumors that grow in the muscle of the uterus. They occur mainly in women in their forties. Women may have many fibroids at the same time. Fibroids do not develop into cancer. As a woman reaches menopause , fibroids are likely to become smaller, and sometimes they disappear. (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Cancer of the Uterus: NCI)
Uterine ... (Source: excerpt from Uterine Fibroids: NWHIC)
Fibroids are common benign tumors that grow in the muscle of ... (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Cancer of the Uterus: NCI)
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Medical Conditions associated with Fibroids:
Uterus symptoms (429 causes), Female reproductive symptoms (928 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Pregnancy symptoms (699 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Genital symptoms (986 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Female sexual symptoms (505 causes), Mens health symptoms (291 causes), Female genital symptoms (529 causes)
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