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Can fibroids outside the uterus cause miscarriage in the first few weeks of pregnancy?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Fibroids inside the uterus can cause miscarriages but outside not so much. The fibroids would have to be very large and/or intrude upon the intrauterine cavity itself to do so. Then, it will interfere with continued fertilized ovum implantation and growth.

Answered Mar 22, 2020



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