Dr Gitanjali is one of the best gynecologists in Hyderabad. She is kind & empathetic. She listened to my problem and explained the treatment well. Thanks a lot doctor
All the staff and the doctor were amazing. All the time during my pregnancy, everytime I went to the hopsital they treated me with respect and care. Dr Gitanjali’s bed side manners and professionalism are exceptional.
Mrs. Pragathi Jain
I was treated by Dr Gitanjali for Heavy menstrual bleeding. I can say with out a doubt she is the best gynecologist in Hyderabad. She was very caring and the treatment worked like a charm.
Ms. Asha Kiran
What are Fibroids?
Fibroids are tumors present in the uterus, but they are not always cancerous. It has been estimated that at least 30%-40% of the women can have a fibroid uterus. They are more common in women who did not bear children and those having one child.
The cause of fibroids is still not exact. It could be genetic or due to hormonal imbalance.
How is Fibroid Diagnosed?
- Lab tests- Blood tests such as CBC
- MRI scan
Treatment for Fibroid Removal:
Our doctors at Brundavan women & child care centre will help you with your symptoms and guide you throughout the process of managing the fibroids.
The various methods for management of fibroids are:
Medical- Medications such as Gonadotropin-releasing hormone(GnRH) antagonist, Progestin releasing intrauterine devices are used to relieve symptoms of fibroids.
Minimally invasive methods:
- Uterine artery embolization
- MRI guided focus ultrasound surgery(FUS)
- Radiofrequency ablation
- Endometrial ablation
- Hysteroscopic myomectomy- This is the treatment for fibroid inside the uterus (Submucosal)
To know more about the options mentioned above to treat fibroids, consult our expert gynecologists at Brundavan women & child care centre.
Hysterectomy- It is the removal of the complete uterus.
Symptoms like heavy bleeding and abdominal pain are relieved by fibroid surgery. For most of the fibroid-related symptoms, removal of the uterus is a permanent solution.
Recovery After Surgery:
Recovery from a fibroid removal surgery will depend on the type of surgery you are having. For a hysterectomy and myomectomy, recovery might take 2-6 weeks. The recovery time for fibroid ablation will depend on the type of ablation you had.
Surgery can often relieve heavy bleeding, pain, and other uncomfortable symptoms of uterine fibroids, but this might have their own set of side effects. Talk with our specialist doctors to get the treatment, which is more suitable for you.