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Treatment options for uterine fibroids - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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User :   i have been detected with uterine fibroids... :-( with 2 cm size... and we are planning for our child...
User :   is this going to give me problem..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It depends on the location of the fibroid
User :   i think its in the posterior side of uterus..
Doctor :   If the fibroid is encroaching into the cavity
Doctor :   then it must be removed surgically
User :   posterior myometrium..
Doctor :   as it may cause problems to the growing fetus
Doctor :   There are other methods of hormonal therapies available to reduce the size but they are not very effective
Doctor :   as they may grow back
User :   wht are the methods...
User :   pls suggest
Doctor :   under the influence of the hormones during pregnancy
Doctor :   You should discuss the op[tions with your Gynaec
Doctor :   Removal is a good option
Doctor :   As there will be no further complications
Doctor :   Laparoscopic procedures are also available
User :   but does it affects my poweer to conceive...
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   It will infact be better because
User :   b'coz i have read surgery shud be the last option
Doctor :   the fibroid wont encroach on the uterus lining
Doctor :   That depends on where it is located
Doctor :   If it is encroaching into the lining then removal is a good optionDoctor :   Thats why you should discuss this with your Gynaec
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