Archive for March 9, 2015
Uterine fibroids are tumors that grown on the wall of women’s wombs — a medical malady that may sound harrowing, but is in all actuality not so bad. Here’s why.
They’re Not Cancerous.
Fibroids are virtually always benign. There’s a less than one in 1,000 chance that a cancerous fibroid, called a leiomyosarcoma, can occur, and many doctors believe that these do not arise from already-existing fibroids. This means that if you have fibroids already, you’re not a a higher risk for developing these already rare growths.
There Aren’t Usually Any Symptoms of Fibroid Cysts.
Not only are they benign, but they’re typically asymptomatic. This means that you can have them, and never even experience any of the Continue Reading No Comments