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What should be done to decrease the size of the fibroid that I am having ?

i have hypoechoic lesion of 4 and largest size measured is 3*3.5 cm.The ultra sound scan shows this result. From 3 months bleeding during periods is more but no pain is what can i do to reduce the fibroid size.I am 39 yrs old wt is 55kg,height is 150cm
Asked On : Sat, 7 May 2011
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Pediatrician 's  Response
hello bindhu,
small size fibroids can be treated by medical mangement.GnRH agonists are helpful in this. if size increases and symptoms persist then surgical option is taken which is called myomectemy. so consult a gynecologist and follow her advice. take care
Answered: Mon, 9 May 2011
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OBGYN Dr. Rhea Chanda's  Response
The size of the fibroid is small.There neednt be any surgery done unless indicated.
Medical management should suffice.Of course,the size is dependant on estrogen secretion and usually spontanously decreases with menopause.But myomectomy is a surgeical option if you want it.
Answered: Sun, 8 May 2011
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