A 30-year-old member asked:
Are uterine fibroids cancerous?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Michael Traub answered
18 years experience in Fertility Medicine
No: Fibroids themselves are tumors but not cancerous. However, once is a while a uterine cancer can appear similar to a fibroid and it is possible to believe that a woman has a fibroid when in fact there is actually a cancer present.
Answered on Feb 9, 2020
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:
People also searched for:
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!