Fibroids and coping

Topic Title: Fibroids and coping
Created On: 01/11/2011 02:56 PM

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 01/11/2012 05:37 PM

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I have 2 fibroids measuring 6cm and 3cm. I have been following a holistic natural treatment prgramme and both fibroids have shrunk. see this site about fibroid pain: go here


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 08/10/2011 05:05 AM

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  • Intramural fibroids(myomas): no symptoms will be found if the size is small. Symptoms such as increased menstruation, prolonged periods and straining feelings during periods may be found when the fibroids develop. Constipation can be discovered in patients with posterior fibroids.
  • Subserosal fibroids: generally no symptom will be found. However, urinary frequency may be found when the fibroids locating in the anterior wall are large enough to compress the bladder.
  • Submucosal fibroids(myomas): heavy period is the main symptom. With development of the fibroids, symptoms such as increasing period, secondary anemia, infertility or miscarriage caused by increased periods may be found. If they are pedunculated subserosal fibroids(myomas), they may stimulate the uterus shrinking causing paroxysmal abdominal pain or falling feelings. Infection of submucosal fibroids may result in necrosis and lead to mass of hemorrhagic leucorrhea or smelly purulent leucorrhea.
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 03/04/2011 12:59 AM

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I've heard acupuncture and certain herbs can possibly shrink fibroids. You can buy herbs online such as Fibrovan and Fibroidclear but who know how much they really work? I chose to have mine out through a minimally invasive robotic surgery because I wish to have a child and I'm too old to wait to see if they shrink naturally. You may also want to google hot castor oil packs. Supposedly, they help move the blood in the uteris. Good luck!
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