Uterine fibroids are growths on or in your uterus. Although they are sometimes called fibroid tumors, they aren't cancer. You don't need to do anything about them unless they are causing problems.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||Divya Gupta, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology|
|Last Revised||April 19, 2013|
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