Although fibroids are tumors, they are not cancerous. They rarely develop into cancer - in fact, they rarely increase your risk for cancer. For about 75 percent of affected women, fibroids don't cause many noticeable symptoms and don't require treatment.
- Q How do you treat bleeding that is related to uterine fibroids?
- Q What questions should I ask my doctor if I have fibroids?
- Q What should I know about caring for someone with uterine fibroids?
- Q How do uterine fibroids affect the body?
- Q Can children get uterine fibroids?
- Q How do I manage my uterine fibroids on a daily basis?