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What are the long-term outcomes of myomectomy?

After this surgery, you will need to follow-up with your doctor so that he or she can monitor you and help you prevent any complications.

Myomectomy is an effective treatment method for fibroids. Nonetheless, its effect might not last on the long-term. The fibroids might re-grow in time. If this happens, the patient will require further treatment.

On the long-term, the tissues affected by the surgery can suffer adhesion which causes pain. If the patient gets pregnant after this intervention, the baby will be delivered through cesarean section.

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