A middle age female patient came to the hospital with severe pelvic
pain and abnormal vaginal bleeding.
A 53 year old age have 11 childeren two of them dilevered cesarion.
Hyperglycemic and have s history of asthama. and Have history of
removed gall bladder before 5 years.
Site: in the pelvic.
Radiation: to back.
Associated factors: during walking.
Time/duration: start before 3 Months.
Exaggerated and relieving factors: ---
It is a benign neoplasm of the muscular wall of
the uterus composed primarily of smooth muscle.
Sign and symptoms…
Prolonged Heavy menstrual bleeding.
Pelvic pressure or pain.
Enlargement of lower abdomen.
Difficulty emptying bladder.
Backache or leg pains.
Age. especially during the 30s and 40s. After menopause the fibroids
Family history. If a woman's mother had fibroids, her risk of having
them is about three times higher than average.
Ethnic origin. African-American women are more likely to develop
fibroids than white women.
Obesity. the risk is two to three times greater than average.
Eating habits. Eating a lot of red meat (e.g., beef). Eating plenty of
green vegetables seems to protect women from developing fibroids.