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WHAT ARE FIBROID?
Fibroid are non-cancerous (benign) tumors that grow from the muscle layers of the uterus
(womb). They are also known as uterine fibroid, myomas, or fibromyomas. The singular of
uterine fibroid is Uterine Fibroma. Fibroid are growths of smooth muscle and fibrous tissue. Fibroid
can vary in size, from that of a bean to as large as a melon.
Fibroid affect at least 20% of all women at sometime during their life. Women aged between 30 and 50 are the most likely to develop
Overweight and obese women are at significantly higher risk of developing fibroid, compared
to women of normal weight.
Malignant (cancerous) growths on the smooth muscles inside the womb can develop, called
leiomyosarcoma of the womb. However, this is extremely rare.
There are four types of fibroid
These are located in the wall of the uterus.
These are the most common types of fibroid.
These are located outside the wall of the uterus. They can develop into pedunculated fibroid (stalks). Subserosal fibroid can become quite large.
These are located in the muscle beneath the lining of the uterus wall.
These are located in the neck of the womb(the cervix).
What are the symptoms of uterine fibroid?
Most women have no symptoms. That is why most patients with fibroid do not know they have
them. When symptoms do develop, they may include:
Anemia (as a result of heavy periods)
Discomfort in the lower abdomen (especially if fibroids are large)
Heavy painful periods
Pain in the legs
Swelling in the lower abdomen (especially if fibroids are large)
Other symptoms may include:
What are the causes of fibroid?
Continued reading here to find out more
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