Uterine fibroids are noncancerous tumors that originate in the smooth muscle cells inside the wall of the uterus. Incredibly common, about 30% of women will develop fibroids by age 35, and about 70-80% will do so by age 50. Fibroids can cause heavy bleeding during a woman’s period, abdominal pain, infertility and a variety of other symptoms. Learn more.
An ovarian cyst is an accumulation of fluid within an ovary that is surrounded by a thin “shell” and can be as small as a pea or become so large that a woman looks pregnant. Occurring most frequently during a woman’s reproductive years, ovarian cysts can cause pain and bleeding and may be an early form of ovarian cancer. Learn more.
An estimated 6.7 million women in the U.S. have an impaired ability to get pregnant or carry a baby to term. Learn how common GYN conditions can cause infertility. Learn more.
Beyond the conditions listed above, learn more about interstitial cystitis, endometrial hyperplasia, urinary incontinence and adenomyosis. Learn more.