Fibroids and Hysterectomy: Why You Should Get a Second Opinion
If you have fibroids and heavy, painful periods, a hysterectomy is not your only option. Get an overview of the less invasive options available.
More than half of all women have fibroids. The good news is that many of them don’t even know it. If you have fibroids that cause painful periods and other problems, don’t agree to a hysterectomy before getting a second opinion. Here Linda Bradley, MD, explains how experts have many less invasive ways to treat these uterine growths, from medication to robotic surgery.