If you are having menstrual periods for long time, heavy bleeding during periods, bloating in the belly/pelvis pain and pain during intercourse chances are that you are suffering from uterine fibroid. Below are the fibroid treatment, causes, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis.
Uterine Fibroid, also known as uterine myomas, are compact and firm tumors that are made of smooth muscle cells and fibrous connective tissue which develop in the uterus. In 99% percent of the cases such tumors are benign in nature. The location, shape & size of the tumor can vary greatly .They can be present on the outside surface of the uterus, inside it or inside its walls. The growth and number of fibroids can also vary. It is possible to have more than one fibroid. Also, the speed of growth can vary. For instance, a fibroid may remain small for many years and then suddenly grow rapidly.
COST OF FIBROIDS SURGERY IN MUMBAI
India is very cheap as compared to other countries for the treatment of uterine fibroid.The number of women visiting India for the treatment of Fibroids is increasing every year. Surgery for Fibroids in India costs around somewhere INR 1,30,000 To INR 1,80,000, which is quite affordable as compared to other countries.
Fibroids can affect due to following factors:-
Hormones: Estrogen and progesterone are responsible for regenerating the uterine lining during each menstrual cycle and may stimulate the growth of fibroid.
Heredity: Heredity is most common factor which can be the reason patient diagnosis. If your mother, sister, or grandmother has ever suffered from fibroids then you may suffer from fibroids too.
Following are the risk factors involved with fibroids:
Heredity: Historical cases of fibroids in your family increase your risk of developing it.
Race: Studies suggest women from African- American heritage are more likely to develop fibr