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What is Uterine myomectomy ? Causes and how to cure it

In order to assess the fallopian tube’s health, doctors advise doing a tubal patency test three months after surgery.




New Delhi: Fibroids are benign tumours brought on by oestrogen, obesity, or genetic predispositions. Women of childbearing age frequently have this disorder. According to research, this illness will manifest in 70% of women by the age of 50. Women who approach menopause are unaffected since their hormone production is reduced.

Fibroids may or may not present with symptoms. One in every four women might have symptoms. These fibroids do not pose a life-threatening threat to symptomatic women, but according on their size and location, they may result in infertility, excessive bleeding, painful periods, a dragging sensation in the lower abdomen, frequent or urgent urination, lower backaches, and constipation. Additionally, it may result in preterm birth, foetal development limitation, and placental abruption.

People have a misperception regarding getting pregnant following the surgical excision of fibroids (Myomectomy). After a single myomectomy, there is a 34 percent probability of becoming pregnant. However, numerous instances have demonstrated that it is feasible to become pregnant and give birth to a healthy child despite having two myomectomy procedures. Even a woman over the age of 40 can become pregnant following a myomectomy. The symptomatic woman who doesn’t want to have children in the future can have a hysterectomy. It involves completely removing the uterus.

Since fibroids are the greatest barrier to conception, getting rid of them can boost the likelihood of getting pregnant. It is possible because to medical research and technology innovation. The surgeon additionally exhorts patients to get laparoscopic surgery because of the widespread misconceptions about modern technology.

One of the common misconceptions is that open surgery is ideal for completely removing fibroids. Contrary to popular belief, the laparoscopic method makes the fibroids four times more visible. Additionally, it is a less intrusive method with a quicker recovery. Patients are released from the hospital in just 24 hours and can return to their normal lives in two to three days.

The doctor also suggests adopting a healthy lifestyle that includes yoga, consistent exercise, and nutritious eating to assist keep hormone balance. Early diagnosis of underlying health issues is facilitated by seeking medical attention when menstrual cycles are irregular and severe bleeding occurs.

In order to assess the fallopian tube’s health, doctors advise doing a tubal patency test three months after surgery. The pregnancy symptoms after myomectomy are the same as the typical pregnancy symptoms, such as missing your period, feeling queasy or lightheaded, etc. Doctors advise waiting until the uterus has healed for no longer than 3 to 6 months before trying to conceive.