Diseases, Conditions, and Procedures
- Uterine Fibroids (Benign Tumors of the Uterus)Source: MedicineNet
Uterine fibroids are noncancerous tumors in the uterus. Most uterine fibroids cause no symptoms, but they may cause pelvic pain, abnormal vaginal bleeding, and pressure. Learn about uterine fibroids treatment, types, causes, surgeries, pregnancy, safe, and pictures.
- Contraceptive Measures after Unprotected SexSource: MedicineNet
If a woman wants to prevent pregnancy after unprotected sex, emergency contraception is still an option. Emergency contraception is a medication or device that is used to prevent conception after unprotected intercourse and is intended as a back-up method of birth control. Birth control options after unprotected sex include the morning after pill and emergency IUD.
- Uterine GrowthsSource: MedicineNet
Benign uterine growth symptoms and treatments. Learn about adenomyosis, uterine fibroids, and uterine polyps. Read about uterine growths after menopause.
- FDA Approves Korlym for Patients with Endogenous Cushing's SyndromeSource: FDA
Korlym (mifepristone) was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to control high blood sugar levels (hyperglycemia) in adults with endogenous Cushing's syndrome.