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What is the best treatment for fibroids in a woman of childbearing age?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
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In brief: Fibroids

Uterine fibroid embolization has an overall success rate of 94%.
This means 94% of all patients who had the procedure experienced relief from their symptoms and significant fibroid shrinkage. 99% of patients had immediate relief from heavy bleeding, 94% of patients experienced 50-60 percent shrinkage, 33% of patients who attempted to conceive were successful, 99% of patients returned to work in less.

In brief: Fibroids

Uterine fibroid embolization has an overall success rate of 94%.
This means 94% of all patients who had the procedure experienced relief from their symptoms and significant fibroid shrinkage. 99% of patients had immediate relief from heavy bleeding, 94% of patients experienced 50-60 percent shrinkage, 33% of patients who attempted to conceive were successful, 99% of patients returned to work in less.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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Dr. Wesley Grootwassink
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Location

The ideal treatment really depends on the location of the fibroid.
They can usually be dealt with without a major surgery, and may require no treatment at all.

In brief: Location

The ideal treatment really depends on the location of the fibroid.
They can usually be dealt with without a major surgery, and may require no treatment at all.
Dr. Wesley Grootwassink
Dr. Wesley Grootwassink
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