Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Fibroids

Edited by Hassan Abduljabbar

Dr. Erfan & Bagedo General Hospital

Uterine fibroids are benign tumors of the smooth muscle of the uterus. They are the most common pathologic abnormalities of the female genital tract, occurring in 20%–50% of women older than 30 years. Some fibroids present with symptoms, whereas others are asymptomatic. The etiology of uterine fibroids is unclear. As such, this book presents comprehensive information on clinical presentation, diagnosis, and management of myoma. Chapters discuss symptoms such as bleeding, pain, and sexual dysfunction, as well as imaging modalities for diagnosis and options for treatment, including medications and surgery.

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FibroidsEdited by Hassan Abduljabbar

Published: March 24th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.92500

ISBN: 978-1-83962-996-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-995-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-011-3

Copyright year: 2021

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3465 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Bleeding

By Kizito Omona

298

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2. Inflammation and Ovulation

By Pankaj Pant and Havagiray R. Chitme

345

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3. Extra-Uterine Fibroids

By Rakesh Kumar Gupta and Poonam Wasnik

260

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4. Fibroids and Hysteroscopy: An Overview

By Cinta Vidal Mazo

646

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5. Bleeding and Hysteroscopy in Uterine Myomatosis

By Sergio Rosales-Ortiz, Tammy Na Shieli Barrón Martínez, Diana Sulvaran Victoria, Jocelyn Arias Alarcon, Janeth Márquez-Acosta and José Fugarolas Marín

274

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6. The Contribution of Uterine Artery Embolization as a Safe Treatment Option for Uterine Fibroids

By Panagiotis Tsikouras, Anastasia Bothou, Xanthoula Anthoulaki, Anna Chalkidou, Spyridon Michalopoulos, Nistikoulis George, Ioannis Tsirkas, Fotini Gaitatzi, Selma Gyroglou, Irene Babageorgaka, Natalia Sachnova, Michael Koutsogiannis, Apostolos Lazarou, Arsou Chalil Bouratzan, Theopi Nalbanti, Panagiotis Peitsidis, Konstantinos Nikolettos, George Dragoutsos, Thedosia Vogaitzaki, Stefanos Zervoudis, George Iatrakis, Werner Rath, Nikolaos Nikolettos and Vasileios Souftas

285

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7. Physiopathology and Management of Uterine Fibroids

By Joel Noutakdie Tochie, Gaelle Therese Badjang, Gregory Ayissi and Julius Sama Dohbit

498

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8. Herbal Medicine in Uterine Fibroid

By Zi-Lin Li, Tung-Yung Huang, Yih Ho, Ya-Jung Shih, Yi-Ru Chen, Heng-Yuan Tang, Hung-Yun Lin, Jaqueline Whang-Peng and Kuan Wang

518

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9. Perspective of Women about Her Body after Hysterectomy

By Eman Alshawish

345

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