Fibroids

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UK sources of information and / or support

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patient.info

Has a leaflet on Fibroids.

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British Fibroid Trust

Offers information, a forum for exchanging information and campaigns for more research.

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Fibroids Embolisation Website

A UK web site which provides current information on fibroids, together with a synopsis of the various forms of treatment, in particular uterine artery embolisation.

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Fibroid Network Online

UK Support Site for women looking for info on Fibroids.

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Fibroid Relief

Dedicated to supporting women with uterine fibroids who seek non-invasive treatment alternatives. In particular, they are committed to raising awareness about the benefits of focused ultrasound as a treatment.

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Magnetic resonance image-guided transcutaneous focused ultrasound for uterine fibroids

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

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Magnetic resonance image-guided percutaneous laser ablation for uterine fibroids

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

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Uterine artery embolisation for fibroids

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

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Fibroids (Myomata)

Information from Women’s Health Concern.

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Uterine Fibroids

Information from emc Medicine Guides.

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Fibroids

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Author:
Dr Tim Kenny
Document ID:
7452 (v11)
Last Checked:
15 March 2012

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