Information about uterine fibroids
Minimally Invasive Therapy Unit & Endoscopy Training Centre
University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Royal Free Hospital
Pond Street
London NW3 2QG, UK


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Treatment options
Treatment summary
Fibroid Clinic
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A new website for gynaecologists interested in the surgical management of fibroids is now on line.

Treatment summary

We have prepared two tables for you which we hope will help you understand better some of the treatment options. Click on the links below for further information:

Common treatment options for uterine fibroids
Different types of myomectomies compared
What is a hysterectomy?
What is a myomectomy?


On the subject of surgeons:

Surgeons must be very careful when they take the knife! Underneath their fine incisions, stirs the Culprit -- Life!

Emily Dickinson, American poet (1830-1886)