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Old 04-30-2008, 07:09 AM   #1
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nanapine HB User
Smile pcos, fibroids enlarged uterus

i am 39(nearly) have 4 kids from age (20-7) and have been sterilised for 7 yrs i need some info if you could help
i suffer from IBS i am having checks up and due for scan cos am have real heavy bleeding (periods, some times looks like liver coming from me (yukk i know) n have cronic back ache and all my joints ache(dont know if all this is linked tho. my gyno have said i have enlarge uterus, she also removed a poyip and thinks i have pcos/fibroids
she cant give me the pill cos some thing in it does not agree with my body
i know she said long term i may need hystertectomy or some thing called myomectomy ( dont know what the latter is tho)
any body else out there who can give me advice , i also have painfull sex, so dont do it often so is putting pressure on my relatioship with partner) have you had the same what treatment did you get
many thanks for you help

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Old 04-30-2008, 05:18 PM   #2
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Stefarina HB User
Re: pcos, fibroids enlarged uterus

A Myomectomy is surgical removal of your fibroid/fibroids. You can search that term and find lots of information about it.

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