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Understanding Uterine Fibroids -- Diagnosis and Treatment

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When fibroids grow on the outside of the uterus, you may become aware of a mass on your abdomen. Lying down and placing a hot pack or hot water bottle on your lower abdomen may lessen pain. Apply the hot packs several times a day. NSAIDs like Advil and Motrin can also ease pain.

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Reviewed by Trina Pagano, MD on March 27, 2014

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