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International Primary Care Association

Clinical Focus Volume 8 N3

Uterine Fibroids in General Practice


Uterine fibroids are common benign growths of muscle fibres. Their incidence increases with age and growth is linked to oestrogen and progesterone. Malignant transformation is infrequent. Presentation is usually in primary care. This article highlights the key aspects of uterine fibroids with a focus on primary care physicians.

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  • Authors: Nuwan Siriwarnasinghe
  • Keywords: Uterine fibroids, general practice, symptoms, investigations, medical and surgical management
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