Uterine fibroids

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Abstract

A 47-year-old black woman has heavy menstrual bleeding and iron-deficiency anemia. She reports nocturia and urinary frequency. A colonoscopy is negative. Ultrasonography shows a modestly enlarged uterus with three uterine fibroids. She is not planning to become pregnant. How should this case be evaluated and managed?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1646-1655
Number of pages10
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Volume372
Issue number17
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 23 2015

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Nocturia
Iron-Deficiency Anemias
Leiomyoma
Colonoscopy
Uterus
Ultrasonography
Hemorrhage

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Uterine fibroids. / Stewart, Elizabeth A.

In: New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 372, No. 17, 23.04.2015, p. 1646-1655.

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Stewart, Elizabeth A. / Uterine fibroids. In: New England Journal of Medicine. 2015 ; Vol. 372, No. 17. pp. 1646-1655.
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