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12 cm fibroid

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Fibroid Size.: That is a 2.28 inch fibroid. I don't know if there is an official size cut off to determine 'large'. However, it certainly isn't as big as some fibro ... Read More

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Lipman
36 years experience Radiology
Notnecessarily at all: Size of fibroids not important per se. Location more important. Fibroids along uterine lining (submucosal) often cause heavy bleeding (particularly th ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: It's possible for that kind of growth.
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies widely: For some fibroids grow very slowly over many years. For others they grow very quickly. There is no way to know how fast or slow your grew unless you h ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chaim Kaplan
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Don't judge numbers: I would not advise to judge your condition based on the numbers only. The difference in size may be due to growth, different measuring techniques, dif ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Very small: Uterine fibroids are very common. A 1 cm fibroid is so tiny it is not likely to cause symptoms or problems. Of course individual cases must be address ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fibroids: A little bigger than a golf ball...So maybe the size of a plum or small peach.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leo Eschbach jr
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fibroids: The treatment for fibroids is complex based on your symptoms where they are located and you age and desire for fertility. They range from observation ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not big: Fibroids can grow 10 times bigger than the ones you are describing
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. CHARLENE CECILE DE GREEF
Specializes in
Gynaecology referral: You must please see a gynecologist
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