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Uterine fibroids are benign tumors that originate in the uterus and are usually round or semi-round in shape. The most common symptom of a uterine fibroid is abnormal vaginal bleeding. Other symptoms include pressure, pelvic pain, pressure on the bladder, or pain during a bowel movement. Treatment options vary from surgery to medication.


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Terms related to Uterine Fibroids:

  • Adenomyosis
  • Benign Tumors of the Uterus
  • Fibroids
  • Polyps, Uterus
  • Tumors, Uterine
  • Uterine Tumors
  • Womb, Growths