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    Uterine fibroid: In the uterine wall

    Uterine fibroid: In the uterine wall

    Location of uterus and ovaries, with detail of fibroid growing in uterine wall

    Fibroids can grow in the muscle wall of the uterus. These are called intramural fibroids.

    ByHealthwise Staff
    Primary Medical Reviewer Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
    Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
    Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
    Specialist Medical Reviewer Divya Gupta, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology
    Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Current as ofFebruary 25, 2016

    Current as of: February 25, 2016

    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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