Uterine fibroids, also known as leiomyomas, are the most common female genital mutilation as a benign tumor, more common in women aged 35-45, about one in 35 women over the age of 4-5 people have a uterine fibroid patients .
In recent years, the deterioration of living environment, women's increased work pressure, accelerate the pace of life and other factors so that was getting younger and younger patients with uterine fibroids, 20% -30% of patients in his early 20-year-old female, uterine muscle tumors to their physical and mental health, quality of life seriously negative impact.
Fibroid degeneration of the health hazards
Benign tumor itself is not terrible, but its complications are numerous hazards. Not only is often complicated by tubal ovarian disease, but also easy and the uterus and cervical malignancy malignant glands exist; also an important reason for infertility. Medical research found that patients with uterine fibroids infertility rate is about 30% to 40% infertility rate than the general population (10%) higher. Even in pregnancy, often because of embryonic development and abortion. As to the third trimester of pregnancy can result from abnormal uterine contractility caused by premature birth, birth or hinder the cause of postpartum hemorrhage. Therefore, do not think that the most common uterine fibroids despise it.
Early signals discounted
Uterine fibroids occur in patients with symptoms and severity of what degree, the main part with the growth of fibroids, growth rate, size, and there is no degeneration or combined with other diseases. If a woman under the cases of five kinds of situations arise, we need to arouse vigilance is recommended in a timely manner to the hospital for further examination.
1. Menstrual changes: If you change the normal menstrual cycle, increased by the amount of blood, menstruation and menstrual irregularities during regular hospital need to find the reasons why.
2. Pain: the patients with uterine fibroids, most feel no pain, but there are few people in the fibroids or uterine infection, lower abdominal pain after deformation.
3. Mass: the lower abdominal mass can be palpable, especially in the case of filling the bladder urine mass touch more obvious.
4. Oppressive: in patients with uterine fibroids, most people have no feeling, however, if the fibroids a lower status, not even cancer can also be pressure to neighboring organs such as bladder and dysuria; if oppression rectum may constipation occurred; if the site is ureteral compression may be back pain and other symptoms.
5. Infertility: a small number of uterine fibroids can cause infertility, its causes are uterine fibroids cause distortion, thus affecting the implantation of fertilized eggs.
Therefore, the phenomenon of female friends once found, should seize the time to professional gynecology hospital for treatment, attention to early signs of the disease are women important principle to maintain their own health.
Proper medical treatment regularly
Treatment of uterine fibroids should be based on patient age, symptoms, tumor size, location, and the birth of request. Generally divided into conservative medical treatment and surgery. When the drugs can not control the growth of fibroids or myoma is too large, an excessive number of fibroids, it should be considered for surgery.
As some patients with no obvious symptoms of uterine fibroids, gynecologist recommended once every six months or a year periodic physical examination, which is very effective in early detection of uterine fibroids. If you find that uterine fibroids should normally be 3-6 months of review time, such as fibroids and significantly increased compared with severe bleeding, treatment should be carried out.
Regulate emotions effectively prevent
Should try to be contented, cheerful, avoid over exertion. In addition, patients should pay attention to moderate sexual intercourse to prevent aggravating condition. Must pay attention to sexual intercourse, health, maintain genital cleansing in order to prevent exogenous pathogens intrusion, into the inside of heat, stagnant blood and increase the disease.
The formation of uterine fibroids and large quantities of estrogen stimulation, whereas the animal experiments showed that high-fat diet promoted the production and release of certain hormones, so obese women, the incidence of uterine weight was significantly higher than normal. So cultivate good eating habits, such as food rationing, low-fat diet, insist on a certain inhibition of uterine fibroids.