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Should You Be Checked for Fibroids?

By Andrew Schorr
 
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Schorr is also the author of “The Web Savvy Patient: An Insider's Guide to Navigating the Internet When Facing Medical Crisis" found at www.websavvypatient.com/

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Interview, Michelle Luthringshausen, M.D., Gynecologic surgeon on the medical staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago and assistant professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago. Recorded 11/10/2009 and posted online at http://www.patientpower.info/program/robotic-surgery-for-fibroids-what-a...

Uterine fibroids. U.S. National Library of Medicine. Web. Dec 28, 2011.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001912

Reviewed December 28, 2011
by Michele Blacksberg RN
Edited by Jody Smith

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