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What is the treatment for fibroid?

hi i have been taking norethisterone tablets for 6 months for fibroids as i have prolonged bleeding and i am waiting to see a surgeon about having them removed i have been experiencing side effects like weight gain, a rash on my arms ,cramps in my legs at night, hot flushes i wondered should this be right
Mon, 29 Mar 2021
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Hello,

Surgical treatment is advised for symptomatic fibroids or fibroids which do not respond to medical treatment.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Shailja Puri, Pathologist and Microbiologist
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What is the treatment for fibroid?

Hello, Surgical treatment is advised for symptomatic fibroids or fibroids which do not respond to medical treatment. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Shailja Puri, Pathologist and Microbiologist