- April 1, 2020
- Posted by: cmcdonald
- Category: Uterine Fibroids Video
How are uterine fibroids diagnosed?
Generally, when a woman has issues with excessive bleeding, pain, or discomfort, the first step is an ultrasound. Because fibroids appear in the uterine tissue, an ultrasound is the easiest, quickest, and least invasive way to make a diagnosis. For more difficult cases, an MRI may also be used.
More videos from the interview with Dr. Chris Donikyan of the Fishkill Endovascular Center as he explains the difference between Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) and Hysterectomy.
- What are the most common symptoms of uterine fibroids?
- Are there any foods or diets you recommend for women with uterine fibroids?
- Are there ways to reduce the symptoms of uterine fibroids?
- What exactly is Uterine Fibroid Embolization?
- What’s the difference between Uterine Fibroid Embolization and a Hysterectomy?
- What is the recovery time for Uterine Fibroid Embolization and for a Hysterectomy?
- When should a woman seek treatment for uterine fibroids?