How Are Fibroids Removed?

Fibroids Remove

Fibroids, also known as leiomyoma, are muscle tumours that are found within the uterine wall. They are usually not cancerous, meaning that they are not always a bother for some people, depending on whether they experience side effects and/or the size of the fibroid. For others, pain and other symptoms as a result of the […]

What Causes Fibroids?

Reproductive System

Uterine fibroids are more common than you might think. Most women will likely develop fibroids in their lifetime, but not all will show symptoms of having one. As a result, not all women with fibroids will opt for fibroid removal, especially if it doesn’t cause them any pain or discomfort. However, others experience symptoms that […]

What is the Relationship Between Fibroids and Pregnancy?

Pregnancy

Uterine fibroids are common in women, especially during childbearing years. This can be a concern for many women as fibroids may impact fertility and pregnancy outcomes. However, all of your concerns and questions regarding pregnancy and fibroids will be addressed in this blog. Lumina Interventional Radiology specialises in alternatives to fibroid removal surgery for those […]

What Are Fibroids?

Fibroids are (almost always) non-cancerous tumours of smooth muscle cells and fibroids connective tissue. They develop in the uterus and are extremely common in women – an estimated 70% to 80% of women will likely have fibroids in their lifetime. On the one hand, this doesn’t mean that all women with fibroids will have symptoms […]