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 Topic Name: Fibroid Treatments 

sagoh
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21/07/2011
 
I have several large fibroids.  They cause no pain, I do not have heavy bleedings, but they make me feel bloated and my stomach swell as if pregnant.  I suspect they cause me loose bladder.
 
I read that there is a new, non-invasive treatment called embolization in SGH.  Has anyone done that?  What is the cost and recovery period?
 Posted: 21/07/2011 11:39 AM
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janey
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25/01/2010
 
Don't know about the new procedure, but I too had fibroids previously. Did laparoscopy to have them removed.
No problem now.
Why not just call SGH and enquire? It's SGH - should be good, and reasonable cost too!
 

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 Posted: 22/07/2011 12:22 AM
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