Health Guide

Can Fibroids Turn Into Cancer?

Fibroids are 99.99% benign.

What are the Benefits of Uterine Fibroid Embolization?

  • It is an effective alternative to hormonal treatment & surgery
  • Minimal hospital stay
  • Completely non-invasive – no surgery and no blood loss
  • Preserves the uterus, cervix and ovaries
  • improvement in your quality of life
  • Significant decrease in menstrual bleeding from symptomatic fibroids
  • Quick return to normal activities

How Do I know For Sure That I Have Fibroids?

  • Following are the methods:
  • Pelvic examination
  • PAP smear
  • Ultrasound
  • MRI
  • Hysterosalpingogram (HSG)
  • Hysterosonogram
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy

Who are at Risk for Uterine Fibroids?

  • Following are the factors
  • Family history.
  • Age
  • Obesity.
  • Eating habits
  • Ethnic origin

What are the treatment options for fibroids?

  • Medication
  • Myomectomy
  • Hysterecotmy