Fibroid | Gynecology[Click on the Pics(Inventions) to View Clearly]
Most common benign tumor of
- Pelvis &
- Benign Solid tumor in Female
Fibroid = Smooth Muscle + Fibrous Connective Tissue
Aka- Uterine Leiomyoma, Myoma(ta), Fibromyoma(ta)
Incidence + Risk Factor
Black woman with family history, PSOS(Poly Cystic Ovary Syndrome),
12-14 Translocation, Deletion of Long Arm of Y-Chromosome (may be Somatic Mutation)
Pink – Life-timeline
Green – First Pregnancy
Red – Gap after First Pregnancy
- Broad Ligament
- Utero-Sacral Ligament
More Number of Intramural Tumors – Most Common Type
Between Red(Submucosal) & Green(Subseroal), Green is larger-more common than Red. But, Red is Danger Sign- so Most Dangerous Type.
Cervical Type with Symptoms
Anatomy of Tumor
Pseudocapsule is Pink formed by compressed adjacent myometrium.
Tumor is whorled and White appearance.
Yellow- in Cancerous Change WITHOUT PSEUDOCAPSULE
- Red> Hyaline>Cyctic>Fatty>Calcified
Abdominal Examination Findings
[Management of Fibroid is not covered. Follow your books.]