The Most Common Form Of Fibroids

 

Fibroids

Most Common Form of Fibroids

Uterine fibroids are the most common, non-cancerous tumors in women of childbearing age.  The fibroids are made of muscle cells and other tissues that grow within and around the wall of the uterus.

There are several risk factors for uterine fibroids:

• African American woman are at three- to five-times greater risk than white women for fibroids.