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What ultrasound treatments are there for fibroids

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 26 years experience
Yes, but: Fibroids can be missed, but only in certain circumstances. If the fibroids are very small or non-distinct, then they may be difficult to spot on an ul... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 26 years experience
No: larger fibroids can not be seen and measured unlelss transabdominal sonogram is done
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
Ultrasound : Ultrasound is excellent at characterizing and correctly identifying cysts (a cyst is a fluid filled structure). Most cysts appear obviously benign on ... Read More
Dr. Christopher Oxner
Surgical Oncology 18 years experience
Yes and Yes: Ultrasound is just one of many imaging modalities. It can be very accurate at distunguishing abnormalities but it often depends on what you are imagi... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harry Zegel
Radiology 50 years experience
See answer: Your imaging results sound normal small fibroids are not an uncommon occurence. Have your dr. / gynecologist correlate to make certain that you are ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Options : That is certainly one option. At 49 most docs would simply recommend a hysterectomy.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Fibroids: "Fibroid tumors" are also "leiomyomata", and at menopause generally will become smaller secondary to decreasing estrogen levels. The comment about the... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert WorthingtonKirsch
Phlebology 35 years experience
See below: At ultrasound cysts are typically black with a thin wall near the transducer and bright echoes away from the transducer. Fibroids almost always have i... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
A little: A thickend endometrium in a 29 year woman on day 12 of her cycle isn't really concerning. Its normal. But multiple fibroids are a little concerning.... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 years experience
Depending on timing: of when the procedure was done, some swelling and pain may be normal. You should ask your doctor to review these results with you for better understan... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 33 years experience
Very common.: probably at least 50% of women have fibroids by age 50, and most women have had an ovarian cyst at one time or another.

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