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Is myoma in uterus cancerous if 50' years old in age?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Hematology and Oncology 24 years experience
Myoma: Myoma is the most common benign tumor of the smooth muscle of the uterus. It usually is without symptom- however if it grows bigger- it may be presented as heavy , painful menstrual bleeding, etc. Although it can undergo malignant degeneration, however it's very rare-0.1-0.5% .In addition, there are rare forms of myoma where the lesions are capable of spreading without transforming into cancer.
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Last updated Jun 11, 2014


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