Uterine fibroids

Elizabeth A Stewart

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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
Issue number17
StatePublished - Apr 23 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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