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What makes an abortion medically necessary Do uterine fibroids and a uterine prolapse fall into this category

A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
See below: Depending on number and size, you might be a candidate a uterine artery embolization which can shrink the fibroids with surgery. However; sometimes h ... Read More
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Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hyst?: Fibroids by themselves are rarely an indication for hysterectomy. Prolapse if causing uncomfortable pressure, pain with urination, pain with intercour ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Fibroids: Fibroids will not keep you from being able to have an abortion if you so desire one, it will just make it more complicated. It may be that a medical ... Read More
Dr. Brian Nguyen
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: if you need to have an abortion, do not let fibroids, prevent you from obtaining an abortion because there are many specialists all over the nation wh ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Derman
32 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: Neither abortions nor miscarriages cause uterine fibroids. They are tumors of the smooth muscle of the uterus that develop in some women for unknown r ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Kurtz
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No: The medication does not cause fibroids or ovarian cysts.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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SeePMD: Better to consult pmd.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Underlying cause: This is an extremely rare condition in children of this age . There may be an underlying cause for the problem such as a cystocoel or urethrocoel pres ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: valsalva and cough may make the cervix more easily felt. Certainly in the office as part of a prolapse evaluation I have a patient push down like for ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerardo Guerra Bonilla
11 years experience Family Medicine
Painful fibroids: For pregnant women with painful fibroids, supportive care and administration of acetaminophen as the initial intervention recommended. Short-term use ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Surgery: The treatment would be hysterectomy, remove of endometriosis and scarring and a procedure to correct the prolapse. Gets a little complicated but still ... Read More
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
It is possible: That is a possibility, but there are other causes of microscopic blood in the urine. Your DR will make sure none of the other conditions are the caus ... Read More
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