A 35-year-old member asked:
how can i treat uterine fibroids except surgery?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Gerard Honore answered
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Alternatives: Fibroids can be shrunk with use of Lupron (leuprolide) Depot medication used over a period of months, but the change is reversible when the medicine is stopped. Fibroids can also be treated by Uterine Fibroid Embolization which is done by interventional radiologists and is not surgery. Neither one is appropriate if one is hoping to conceive.
Answered on Jul 24, 2018
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