Are You Pregnant and Afflicted?
Many women with fibroids get pregnant and deliver safely without any untoward effects. However, a lot of women face serious challenges to their health and comfort with fibroids in-situ. The fibroids located in the lower uterine segment, cervix and submucous aspects of the womb produce the greatest complications of fibroids in pregnancy. Therefore fibroid is a one of the reasons for pregnancy-related problems or complications.
This book is about the relationship of fibroids with complications of pregnancy, labour, delivery, and postpartum (after the delivery) period. It is how fibroids can impact negatively on pregnancy, labour, delivery, postpartum period and babies in the uterus. More so, it is encouraging intending parents to go for skilled childbirth care, which can include caesarean section to avoid death from excessive bleeding and pregnancy-related complications of fibroids.