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Fibroids b12

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 74 years experience
Yes: B12 is high, not low. Vitamin d3 is very low and may be the connecting link. It needs to be between 60 and 80 and is now thought to be the commonest v... Read More
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Vitamin D: Low vitamin D may be affecting your bone health and causing the symptoms. You B12 is borderline low (not High). It would be prudent to see your doctor... Read More

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ted Anderson
Gynecology 29 years experience
Smooth muscle tumor: Fibroids are growths of the smooth muscle of the uterine wall. These are almost always benign, but they can become large. Different people may have 1... Read More
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Not known...: ...., but genetic factors and hormone status plays a part.
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not known: It is not known what causes fibroids.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 19 years experience
Unknown: Fibroids are benign tumors of the uterus. The exact cause is unknown but it can be familiar and it is more common in African Americans. It also can be... Read More
Dr. John Lipman
Radiology 37 years experience
No one knows: While no one knows what causes fibroid tumors, they do grow with hormonal stimulation (i.e. estrogen, progesterone). That's why they often grow during... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boniface Ikejiani
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Fibroid: Uterine fibroids are muscular tumors that originate from the uterus. They rarely turn into cancer. No one really know what causes them, however, gene... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Subserous fibroid: Fibroids are benign tumors of the uterus. Subserosal fibroids are on the outside covering of the uterus. Posterior means towards the back.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hishalah Zvulon
21 years experience
Fibroids: African American race, age, family history, obesity.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Very very rarely: Given that fibroids are common and leiomyosarcoma of the uterus is very rare, the liklihood of a fibroid turing cancerous is very remote.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
Obstetrics & Gynecology 19 years experience
Fibroids: Abortion does not cause the formation of fibroids. Fibroids can cause an abortion depending where they are located. Fibroids are excessive proliferati... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Yes: Yes, fibroids can definitely make a woman feel pregnant. They can give a cramping sensation, a pressure sensation and the feeling of heaviness. In a... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
Gynecology 36 years experience
Yes: Fibroids are common, reported to occur in up to 70% of all women. Vaginal birth is possible depending upon location & size of the fibroid(s). There ar... Read More
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