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Bhagavath discusses fibroid treatment with HealthCentral

 Bhagavath discusses fibroid treatment with HealthCentral

UW Ob-Gyn Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Director Bala Bhagavath, MD answered common fibroid questions in the HealthCentral article “10 Things to Know About Uterine Fibroid Treatment.

In the article, Bhagavath explains what fibroids are and what kinds of symptoms they can sometimes cause (including heavy bleeding and pelvic pressure) and how to bring fibroid-related issues up to your doctor. He also discusses several treatment paths, from low-intervention options like birth control and pain medication, to more intensive options like surgery.

Read the whole article here!