It is not uncommon for women to have fibroids during their lifetime. Usually, fibroid development occurs in a woman when they reach their thirties and forties. Today, it is very common to start a family in your thirties or even forties, but this is where it’s important to truly understand the relationship between fibroids and infertility. Dr. Marcy Maguire with RMANJ takes a few minutes to educate us on fibroids and how they can affect your ability to have a baby.
Essentially, what are fibroids? What causes them?
Fibroids are benign tumors in the uterus. While these tumors are not life-threatening, they