21 Jan All you need to know about Fibroids with best Doctor for Uterine Fibroids in Delhi
Do you know fibroids are the most common non-cancerous tumors of the Uterus? They are also called Myoma and can differ in their shape, size, and location. According to Dr. Usha, the best Doctor for Uterine Fibroids in Delhi Approximately, 35% of women of childbearing age have fibroids. More than 50% of women are not aware that they might be having fibroids because they don’t experience any symptoms and these fibroids are diagnosed when ultrasound is done.
Dr. Usha M Kumar, Senior Consultant – Gynecology (Laparoscopic Gynecology Surgery), also the best doctor for
uterine fibroids in Delhi explain few symptoms that the fibroids can cause like:
– Heavy and prolonged periods
– Frequency of urination
– Abdominal cramps
– Heaviness in the lower abdomen
– Sometimes difficult in conception and maybe abortion.
Women who have the above-mentioned symptoms because of fibroids need immediate treatment. Most women
with fibroids can become pregnant. Fibroids which are located in the lining of the uterus or which are bigger than 6
cm in size and located in the wall of the uterus may need treatment before the patient can conceive. During
pregnancy, fibroids continue to grow and sometimes can cause severe pain needing immediate medications and
treatment. Medications are only to control symptoms. It can reduce the size temporarily but fibroids start growing
once the medication is stopped.
Types of surgical treatment available for patients with fibroids-
Myomectomy surgical treatment is the removal of fibroid leaving behind the uterus. Hence a woman who desires
pregnancy myomectomy is the treatment of choice.
Keyhole surgery or laparoscopic removal of fibroid:
Nowadays fibroids are removed by laparoscopy which reduces postoperative pain for a woman and causes very
early recovery. If the fibroid is located in the lining of the uterus, it is removed again by a keyhole surgery called
hysteroscopy removal. It is a daycare procedure. Everything is done vaginally.
Non-surgical treatment of fibroid is also available in which blood supply to fibroid is blocked with the procedure
called uterine artery embolization. This procedure is not recommended for a woman who wishes to get pregnant.
The treatment of fibroid varies from case to case.
If you are already experiencing symptoms of having fibroids, it’s time to go for a gynecological check-up. Dr. Usha
M Kumar is one of such best doctors for uterine fibroids in Delhi. Want to schedule an appointment? You can contact her here: www.drushamkumar.com