Editor(s): James H. Segars

Published Online: 24 JAN 2013

Print ISBN: 9780470670941

Online ISBN: 9781118456996

DOI: 10.1002/9781118456996

About this Book

Fibroids are benign growths of the uterus. They are the most common tumours found in women (20-30% of women), usually in later reproductive years. This book covers evidence-based indications for treatment of uterine fibroids in gynecology, the management of fibroids in pregnancy, surgical treatments and outcomes, rare fibroid syndromes, and more.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 2

      The Clinical Spectrum of Fibroid Disease (pages 11–23)

      Joshua Younger, K. Maravet Baig-Ward, James H. Segars and Ayman Al-Hendy

    3. Chapter 10

      Surgical Treatments and Outcomes (pages 109–119)

      Ryan J. Heitmann, Cindy M.P. Duke, William H. Catherino and Alicia Y. Armstrong

    4. Chapter 11

      Rare Fibroid Syndromes (pages 120–133)

      Lisa Marii Cookingham, Alicia Y. Armstrong, Aradhana Venkatesan and James H. Segars

    5. Chapter 12

      Counseling the Patient with Uterine Fibroids (pages 134–144)

      Gregory M. Christman, Courtney A. Marsh and Elizabeth J. Campbell

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