5 Early Symptoms of Uterine Fibroids

Uterine Fibroids are benign lumps that grow in the uterus. Many women who have fibroids are unlike to have any symptoms. In those that do, symptoms can be influenced by the location, size and number of fibroids. Uterine Fibroids are caused due to genetic changes in body, changes in hormones or changes such as insulin-like growth factors. In women who have symptoms, the most common symptoms of uterine fibroids include:

  • Heavy menstrual bleeding
  • Menstrual periods lasting more than a week
  • Pelvic pressure or pain
  • Frequent urination
  • Constipation