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Treatment Of Fibroids Knowing And Understanding Your Options

Three out of four women develop fibroids at one point in their lives. But what exactly are fibroids? Also known as leiomyomas or simply myomas, uterine fibroids are defined as non-cancerous growths in a uterus. Typically, they appear during the childbearing years of a woman. Fibroids develop when a [...]

Fibroids Treatment Options

Watchful Waiting Many women with uterine fibroids experience no signs or symptoms. If that's the case, watchful waiting (expectant management) is the best option. Fibroids aren't cancerous. They rarely interfere with pregnancy. They usually grow slowly - or not at all - and tend to shrink after menopause [...]

Fibroids Diagnosis

Ultrasound If confirmation is needed, an ultrasound — a painless exam that uses sound waves to obtain a picture of the uterus — to confirm the diagnosis and to map and measure fibroids. A technician moves the ultrasound device (transducer) over the abdomen (transabdominal) or places it at [...]


At Understanding Women GYN, our breadth, knowledge and education on fibroids allows us to offer the best options for fibroid management. We are hysteroscopic specialists and experts. We are skilled in removing even the most challenging and troublesome intracavitary fibroids. We are one of very few practices that offer [...]