Fibroid tumors in uterus (also known as uterine fibroids, myomas, fibromas or leiomyomas) are noncancerous tumors that grow along or inside a woman’s uterus. They consist mostly of smooth muscle tissue. They can be of different sizes, and there can be more than one fibroid tumors in a uterus. Fibroid tumors range from small, barely visible myomas, to huge tumors larger than a baseball.
There are 4 kinds of fibroid tumors, and it’s possible to have more than one kind of myomas.
A second opinion from an experienced interventional radiologist is always a good idea if your doctor has not answered your questions fully or you are not satisfied with treatment options offered to you.