Clinically, they present with a variety of symptoms: excessive menstrual bleeding, dysmenorrhoea and intermenstrual bleeding, chronic pelvic pain, and pressure symptoms such as a sensation of bloatedness, increased urinary frequency, and bowel disturbance. It is highly recommended to be familiar with treatment plans, clinical expectations, and outcomes. Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily unavailable. Asymptomatic tumors are not usually treated unless their large size, rapid growth, or degeneration. Fibroids: pathophysiology and current medical treatment Uterine leiomyomas, or fibroids, are a major cause of abnormal uterine bleeding in women. Uterine fibroids are the most commonly diagnosed uterine tumors, occurring in approximately 70% of all women (Stewart et al., 2017) African American women have a higher incidence of uterine fibroids, often reporting symptoms exacerbated symptoms and … Epub 2008 Mar 7. Pathophysiology of Uterine Fibroids. Prof. M.C.Bansal MBBS,MS,MICOG,FICOG Professor OBGY Ex-Principal & ControllerJhalawar Medical College & Hospital Mahatma Gandhi Medical College, Jaipur.