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Uterine Fibroid- What is it?

Uterine fibroids is a non-cancerous growth or tumor in the uterus that can develop during the years of a woman’s childbearing years.

They are most common in women between the age of 30 and 40 years old.⠀

Symptoms

Heavy Bleeding

Painful Periods

Bloating

Painful Intercourse

Lower Back Pain

Infertility

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Diagnosis

A doctor can diagnose an uterine fibroid based on your symptoms and a physical exam. The exam may include:

Ultrasound: Ultrasound test uses sound waves to get a picture of your uterus to confirm the diagnosis. A doctor or technician moves the ultrasound device over your abdomen or places it inside your vagina to get images of your uterus.

Lab tests: If you have abnormal menstrual bleeding, your doctor may order other tests to investigate potential causes.

Treatment

You can't cure fibroids on your own, you will need a medical practitioners help. The doctor will put you on medications first, if that's not working then the doctor will recommend you surgical treatments such as:

  • Hysterectomy
  • Myomectomy
  • Uterine Artery Embolization
  • Magnetic Resonance–Guided Focused Ultrasound Surgery

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is appendix?

    A appendix is an anomalous protrusion or gap in the organ or tissue that is known as fascia. The gap allows important connective tissues of the abdomen to sneak through.
    A appendix is usually used to describe the gap of the intestine through a weak area within the wall. appendix can also be termed as “rupture”.
    Another category of appendix is hiatal appendix, which occurs when a small part of the stomach bulges out through the oesophagus opening that passes from the chest from the abdomen.

  • What are the symptoms of appendix?

    Patients may experience no symptoms to a few common symptoms. Those with no symptoms may be diagnosed with a bulge in the groin or abdomen during a medical examination. The most common symptom is the feeling of lump or tenderness and pain while coughing, bending, and straining.Other common symptoms include:
    1.Burning, aching, or gurgling sensations in the affected area
    2.A feeling of heaviness in the abdomen
    3.Pain during bowel movements
    4.Pain when lifting something heavy

  • Is appendix dangerous?

    Most appendixs tend to enlarge and get bigger if left untreated. appendixs can also become extremely painful and in some cases may even strangulate that require immediate emergency surgery as consequences can be severe.

  • What are the treatment options for appendix?

    appendixs don't go or heal on their own. Your doctor may suggest 'watchful waiting' in the case of no symptoms. If your appendix is causing symptoms, your doctor may suggest surgery to best address your condition. Three types of surgery can be performed in appendix
    1.Open Surgery
    2.Laparoscopic Surgery
    3.Robotic Repair Surgery

Testimonials

“After the doctor informed me that I had a appendix, I was worried. But the doctor was confident and explained the entire treatment process to me. The doctors, nurses, and the staff were sweet and explained the process as many times as I asked. From the moment I came in for my first medical examination to the treatment and post-surgery care, the hospital took extra care.
I would highly recommend Promed Hospital for appendix Treatments.”

“I want to thank Promed Hospital for the excellent treatment outcome of my appendix. Everything right from the beginning to end was easy and hassle-free. Each and every person including the doctor, nurses, working staff, etc., were extremely friendly and showed exceptional care. I highly recommend Promed Hospital for appendix treatment.”

Shivaneshen Maniam

Pavitha

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