Uterine Fibroids and Cancer

Uterine Fibroids and Cancer

Uterine fibroids are benign tumors that form in the womb (uterine) muscles. They are common in women who are in or are past childbearing age. Uterine fibroids form as a single nodule, but are more commonly found in multiples, sometimes filling up the whole lower abdomen.Uterine fibroids are a source of worry women, because they think that these fibroids will develop into a kind of cancer. Kinds of Uterine FibroidsIntramural Fibroids – found in 70% of women of reproductive age, this type of uteri…