Uterine myomas

What are uterine myomas?

Mioma uterino (resonancia nuclear magnética)

They are benign tumours of the uterus and affect more than 30% of all women.

They are also known as fibromyomas, fibroids or leiomyomas.

Their symptoms depend on their location in the uterus and require different types of treatment.

Which myomas require treatment?

  • Those whose size exerts pressure on neighbouring organs, such as the bladder, thereby causing discomfort
  • Those with rapid growth
  • Those causing uterine hemorrhaging
  • Those causing difficulties in carrying a pregnancy to term