What does a fibroid look like?

Answer A fibroid is usually white or light pink in color. They are generally round in shape but can take on a variety of shapes as they increase in size. Fibroids attach themselves to the uterine wall and... Read More »

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What is a uterine fibroid?

Uterine fibroids are common in women of childbearing age. These typically non-cancerous growths form in the lining of the uterus. Most uterine fibroids not require treatment, according to the Mayo ... Read More »

What is a fundal fibroid?

Fundal fibroids occur in the uterus. They are not cancerous, do not lead to a higher risk of uterine cancer, and almost never turn into cancer when not removed. Fundal fibroids are usually asymptom... Read More »

What is a fibroid growth?

A fibroid growth, also called a fibromyoma or leiomyoma, is a benign (non-cancerous) growth in the uterus which can affect women during their child-bearing years. Although fibroids seldom require t... Read More »

Fibroid Infection?

Most women who develop uterine fibroids experience no symptoms. In a few cases, fibroids can cause adverse health effects like pain or infection and will require medical intervention to successful... Read More »