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22 Apr 2003

fibroids
Doc i would love to know what causes the fibroids,and after removing them through laporoscopy and myomectomy how long will it take for them to occur again iam panicking doc ive been to all those opps now iam scared and iam still not pregnant please advice my merriage its about to end
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

The cause of fibroids is not really known. Like a mole on the hand, it is a growth which just happens. It is commoner in older women. Fibroids are quite slow growing so, if they have been removed, it would take a few years for them to grow back. If you are struggling to fall pregnant, it may be useful to see a fertility expert.

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