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A stroke, also referred to as a cerebral vascular accident (CVA) or a brain attack, is an interruption in the flow of blood to cells in the brain. When the cells in the brain are deprived of oxygen, they die. A stroke occurs when a blockage in an...
Urology is a surgical specialty dealing with diseases of the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive organs. Urologists at the George Washington University Hospital can help patients experiencing various conditions. Conditions...
Normally, your doctor finds fibroids during a routine physical examination. It's also possible for a woman to notice new symptoms that indicate fibroids and inform her doctor about them. There are several tests that can be done to confirm a...
There are a number of treatment options for uterine fibroids. Normally, treatment is only considered if symptoms cause discomfort, health risks or the size and location of the fibroid affects fertility.  Watchful Waiting and Annual Pelvic Exam When...
Advanced Treatment Makes a Major Difference There are several treatment options available to women who have severe symptoms associated with uterine fibroids. Medications may help shrink fibroids, and surgery can be performed to remove the fibroids (...