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What Does Fibroid Pain Feel Like During Your Period

Fibroid pain is absolutely debilitating. Some patients won’t leave their house and they have to work around their schedule when they have their period. I actually went to support a patient for dialysis one time, and his daughter said to me, “Oh, you know what? I really can’t come at this time and bring my father because it’s that time of the month, and I can’t leave my house.” We ended up doing a Uterine Fibroid Embolization on her, and she had amazing results. Some people have to put their life on hold, and their quality of life just goes down so far. I’ve heard it described as a stabbing pain, abdominal pain, low back pain, and a dull ache. I’ve seen people who have taken tons of Motrin and Tylenol having to switch between the two in order to get mild or moderate relief. It can be very, very severe. Learn more

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