fibroids

Causes Of Miscarriage And Preventive Measures To Bear In Mind

Causes Of Miscarriage And Preventive Measures To Bear In Mind

Image: Shutterstock Miscarriage is the most common type of pregnancy loss, and it can be both physically and emotionally painful and draining. As per reports, almost 80% of miscarriages happen in the first trimester, ie, 13 weeks of gestation. Dr Nupur Gupta, Director, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurugram, says, “Sometimes, it is …

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Fibroids: Types, causes, symptoms, risk factors, treatment of myomas by doctor |  health

Fibroids: Types, causes, symptoms, risk factors, treatment of myomas by doctor | health

Uterine fibroids or leiomyomas or myomas are a common type of noncancerous muscular tumor that vary a lot in size, shape and location and can grow in your uterus, on uterine wall, its surface or attach to your uterus by a stalk- or stem-like structure. While some fibroids are so small that your doctor can’t …

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Don’t take uterine fibroids lightly

Don’t take uterine fibroids lightly

Satyen Mohapatra Gynecologists caution that inspite of fibroids being a common problem women should not take it lightly. Past president Delhi Gynae Endoscopy Society Padmashri Dr Malvika Sabharwal said fibroids arise from the musculature in the uterus, they are hormone-dependent and get stimulated to increase in size. With over 50,000 surgeries under her belt, she …

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Surgical Considerations in Uterine Fibroids and Endometriosis

Surgical Considerations in Uterine Fibroids and Endometriosis

Neil Minkoff, MD: You were saying surgery has become more the last option for you. At what point do you say, “This is where we’re going to proceed to a surgical outcome?” Steven McCarus, MD, FACOG: For endometriosis, my paradigm shift has been to be aggressive with medical therapy early on. That’s stage I and …

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