SART Fertility Experts - Fibroids and Fertility


Fibroids and their impact on fertility are discussed in this episode featuring Dr. Elizabeth Stewart, interviewed by host Dr. Brooke Rossi. An international expert on fibroids, Dr. Stewart describes the who-what-where- and why of fibroids and infertility. She also mentions when treatment is necessary, including surgery or myomectomy. This is a great overview of this common condition.
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Fibroids or Myomas or Leiomyomas

New Study Examines Possible Cardiovascular Risk Factors Associated With A Mid-Life Uterine Fibroid Diagnosis

Research examines the relationship between uterine fibroids and cardiovascular risk factors when diagnosis comes mid-life.

View the Press Release

Treatment of uterine fibroids

Do all fibroids require treatment? Not usually, because most patients with fibroids do not have symptoms. View the fact sheet

Fibroids and Fertility

Uterine fibroids are benign (noncancerous) tumors of muscle tissue in the uterus. They are also called myomas or leiomyomas. View the Fact Sheet

What are fibroids?

Uterine fibroids (also called myomas or leiomyomas) are benign (noncancerous) tumors of muscle tissue found in the uterus. View the fact sheet

Fibroids or Myomas or Leiomyomas Infographics

ASRM has prepared infographics to illustrate the subject of Fibroids better. View the infographics