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What is posterior subserosal fibroid?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Subserous fibroid

Fibroids are benign tumors of the uterus.
Subserosal fibroids are on the outside covering of the uterus. Posterior means towards the back.

In brief: Subserous fibroid

Fibroids are benign tumors of the uterus.
Subserosal fibroids are on the outside covering of the uterus. Posterior means towards the back.
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Dr. Brian Nguyen
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Uterine back surface

Anyone can get a uterine fibroid, which is an overgrowth of muscle cells in the shape of a ball.
Like moles on the skin, they come in different sizes/shapes; RARELY cancerous. You only need surgery if you have symptoms like pain/pressure/incontinence/bleeding/bloating. Size/location don't matter. Lupron (leuprolide) or embolization are ways to control w/out surgery. US follow up is very important.

In brief: Uterine back surface

Anyone can get a uterine fibroid, which is an overgrowth of muscle cells in the shape of a ball.
Like moles on the skin, they come in different sizes/shapes; RARELY cancerous. You only need surgery if you have symptoms like pain/pressure/incontinence/bleeding/bloating. Size/location don't matter. Lupron (leuprolide) or embolization are ways to control w/out surgery. US follow up is very important.
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