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Uterine Fibroid Causing Constipation
Assess your symptoms: More common symptoms of uterine fibroids are: bleeding between periods; heavy menstrual bleeding (menorrhagia); menstrual periods that may last longer than normal; need to urinate more often; pelvic cramping or pain with periods; sensation of fullness or pressure in lower abdomen; pain during intercourse. Pelvic exam may be revealing. Pelvic imaging may be done. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Uterine fibroids are the most common pelvic tumor in women. 1 of every 3 women of child-bearing age have these tumors and up to 80% of african-american women have fibroids. They are often asymptomatic but they can also cause significant symptoms. It is the most common cause of heavy menstrual bleeding. Pelvic pain and increased urinary frequency ...Read more
My friend has 2+ RBC in her urine. A pa told her that uterine fibroids can cause that. How could that be? Thanks
Can uterine fibroids cause intense groin pain. I had 8 fibroids removed in 2008 and had similar pain. Can there be any other causes?
They can: And you should see your oby-gyn.Get a more detailed answer ›