Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
123 Doctors are Online

Bleeding between periods, prolonged period cycles, leg and back pain. Scan shows uterine fibroids. Treatment?

I had a scan yesterday they told me I have a fybroid 3.5cm x 5cm . I have been bleeding in between periods for about 18 months , and this last time I ve been bleeding for a month with just one day off !!! Feeling really tired and the bottom of my back and legs hurt as I stand all day I m a barber. Due to see the gyneocologist on Wednesday thanks
Asked On : Sun, 15 Jul 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  22
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
Thanks for writing us with your health concern.
If the fibroid is symptomatic, it needs treatment.
If possible please upload the scan report at -
The location and type of fibroid also matters.
First, medical management with progesterone maybe tried, if that fails, you can go for surgical removal.
Take care.
Answered: Tue, 17 Jun 2014
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor