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Uterine Fibroids Group

About half of all women will have uterine fibroids at some point. Some research says that as high as 80% of women will have at least one fibroid by the time they are age 50. Most of these fibroids will not be symptomatic. About 300,000 hysterectomies are performed each year in the U.S. due to fibroids that are causing problems. This group is a place to ask questions, talk about treatment options, offer advice and BTDT's (been there done that), and generally have a safe place to discuss uterine fibroids. Some women really need treatment, some really don't, and appropriately getting or avoiding treatment usually comes down to knowledge.
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Hi all, I have a question. Can fibroids cause hip /groin pain...weight bearing only...so bad that it is impossible to walk? I ask because...
Hi, I have large uterine fibroid of 12 cm and I am planning to get Open Myomectomy done. We are new to Dallas and were wondering if an...
After months of pelvic pain on the right side - so many ultra sounds, and then finally a CT - they found something. We knew I had a few ...
Hi, in 2012 I had an endometrial ablation. After my ablation I continued to have very light periods. Over the last month I suffered from ...
My history is heavy periods, clots, anemia and pain. Now my pain is not just limited to my cycle but constant back pain, bouts with const...
Hello Doctors and fellow fibroid strugglers. I'm 37 years old and have been struggling with a life changing posterior uterine fibroid tha...
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