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Exploring Treatment Options for Women with Fibroids

Exploring Treatment Options for Women with Fibroids

Mayo Clinic expert demonstrates women have options that preserve the uterus ROCHESTER, Minn. — A 47-year-old African-American woman has heavy menstrual bleeding and iron-deficiency anemia. She reports the frequent need to urinate during the night and throughout the day. A colonoscopy is negative and an ultrasonography shows a modestly enlarged [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

Dr. Stewart Fibroids - Why Research is Important (:45)

Dr. Ebbie Stewart comments on the importance of continued research.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Stewart Fibroids - Some Treatments Better For Some Symptoms (:20)

Dr. Ebbie Stewart says some treatments for uterine fibroids are more effective depending on the symptoms.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Stewart Fibroids - Importance of Treatment Options (:46)

Dr. Stewart comments on why it is important to know about the treatment options.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Stewart Fibroids - African American Women at Risk (:21)

Dr. Ebbie Stewart comments on the risk of uterine fibroids in African American women.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Stewart Fibroids - A Common Problem (:19)

Dr. Ebbie Stewart comments on the commonality of uterine fibroids.

Created by Joel Streed

Impact of Uterine Fibroids: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Elizabeth Stewart provides a look at the impact uterine fibroids have on women. To listen, click the link below. Impact of Fibroids

Created by Joel Streed

Mayo Expert to Lead Research Comparing Treatments for Uterine Fibroids

Mayo Expert to Lead Research Comparing Treatments for Uterine Fibroids

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic announced today that it is part of a team of research centers chosen by Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to evaluate the effectiveness of different treatment strategies for women with uterine fibroids. AHRQ has awarded the [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

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