Ask an expert
Question

03 Mar 2010

Fibroid
Hello Doc,

to cut a long story short, since late last year is have been spotting very dark, even black discharge so i went to a gynae who told me i had a cyst which was removed begining of February this year. he now showed me photos which were taken during the procedure of removing the cyst which show that i now have a fibroid in my uterus and he also this too should be removed. he said it was 2-3cm, my question: is this procedure to remove a fibroid necessary and is it safe to have it done so soon after having a cyst removed?

Regards,
Sdudla
Answer 407 views
Expert
GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Your fibroid is quite small and , unless it causing symptoms, does not need removal at this tme.

Best wishes
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.
Voting Booth
Have you entered our Health of the Nation survey?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes
32% - 9471 votes
No
68% - 20283 votes
Vote