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A 38-year-old female asked:

I'm a38y/o woman.i have question of agynecologist for lyomyomatosis uterus.i have 2time lyomyomectomy but, ihave myoma&i, m simgle.do you know treatment?

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Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Surgery or drugs: For women with leiomyomas (fibroids) there are a few treatment options. 1) surgery to remove fibroids; 2) medication to shrink fibroids (depot lupron); 3) uterine artery emobolization (a radiology procedure to starve fibroid of blood supply); and 4) expectant management or do nothing. If you are having pain or desire conception, see a doctor for more specific advice re management.
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Last updated Sep 21, 2013
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