Can uterine fibroid cause middle left back pain?

Yes. These types of pains can be caused by fibroids and can be severe if they persist seek medical attention as these symptoms can be signs of other medical issues.

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How big does a uterine fibroid have to be to cause severe back pain? Severe back pain with weakness in left leg

Any. But usually those >4cm likely to be symptomatic. Any fibroid that is dying (necrosis) can cause severe pains. Doctors always should consider other causes, though, because the more common symptom of a fibroid is bleeding--not pain. Read more...
Not usual. A fibroid should not be causing weakness along with back pain. This sounds more like a disk and with weakness you need to talk with a physician sooner than later. Fibroids can cause pain in the back but NOT weakness. Read more...

I need help with the back pain due uterine fibroids?

Uterine fibroids. Please see a GYN doctor or your family practice doc. If they are not able to help get a second opinion. Peace and good health. Read more...

Gas & mid back pain in morning and mostlly at night that flairs when I need to urinate, is it caused by my large fibroids pressing on bladder?

Complex pattern. Usually if pain flares with urination, we like to rule out bladder or kidney infection. Also stones. A simple urinalysis will do the job. Gas is not usually related to utis or fibroid, . Could a v large fibroid cause pressure on the intestine? Possible. Explore the relation with your food intake. Vegetables, beans and milk could cause lots of gas in intolerant persons. Read more...

Can uterine fibroid and back left side upper pain?

Yes. Uterine fibroids can cause back pain, though untypical for it to be in the upper back. Fibroids can grow up to the level of the ribcage, if that gives you an idea of how big they can get. I recommend if you are having left upper back pain, that you see a physician as it could be your kidneys or something else. Read more...
Yes, see a GYN. 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. Read more...

What causes uterine fibroids, how common are they, and what happens if they are left untreated?

Multifactorial. Fibroids are non-cancerous muscle tumors of the uterus. They develop because of a mutation in a uterine muscle cell that causes that cell to lose control of its growth. They are very common in some ethnic groups, and present in women of all backgrounds. They can cause heavy bleeding, pain, infertility, and pregnancy complications, or may cause no problems at all, depending on where they are. Read more...
For most nothing. 1 in 3 women of childbearing age have fibroids and up to 80% of african-american women have them. For most women the fibroids will be asymptomatic and no treatment is necessary. For some, even though they aren't causing symptoms, they may cause infertility. Read more...