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Uterine fibroid: Inside the uterus

Location of uterus and ovaries, with detail of fibroid growing on inner wall of uterus

Fibroids can grow on the inner wall of the uterus. These are called pedunculated fibroids.

Current as of: February 11, 2021

Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:
Sarah Marshall MD - Family Medicine
Kathleen Romito MD - Family Medicine
Martin J. Gabica MD - Family Medicine
Divya Gupta MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology
Kirtly Jones MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology

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