What are the treatments for fibroids?
Small, asymptomatic Fibroids do not need treatment, a regular follow up with ultrasound is all that is needed in these patients.Though the treatments for fibroid removal includes Laparoscopy Myomectomy/hysteroscopy, Myomectomy, Gross wedgings of the uterus or laparoscopic Hysterectomy. The correct treatment can be chosen according the reproductive needs of the patients.
For Example: If the women is above 40 Years of age and her family is complete, She can opt for removing the whole uterus and not just the fibroid by a “LAPAROSCOPIC HYSTERECTOMY”
If the patient is under 40 Years of age or is desirous of having a baby then a “LAPAROSCOPIC HYSTEROSCOPIC / MYOMECTOMY” would be performed for her.