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How long does it take for a fibroid to grow to 5.5 cm?

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Dr. Ted Anderson
Gynecology

In brief: Months to years

Fibroids grow at variable rates in different people.
The majority of fibroids may increase in size from 10-30 % in a year.

In brief: Months to years

Fibroids grow at variable rates in different people.
The majority of fibroids may increase in size from 10-30 % in a year.
Dr. Ted Anderson
Dr. Ted Anderson
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Varies widely

For some fibroids grow very slowly over many years.
For others they grow very quickly. There is no way to know how fast or slow your grew unless you had another sonogram at some other point in your life where you could compare the growth over time.

In brief: Varies widely

For some fibroids grow very slowly over many years.
For others they grow very quickly. There is no way to know how fast or slow your grew unless you had another sonogram at some other point in your life where you could compare the growth over time.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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