Racial differences in fibroid prevalence and ultrasound findings in asymptomatic young women (18-30 years old): A pilot study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Americans
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Health Status Disparities
  • Leiomyoma
  • Uterine Neoplasms
  • Uterus

abstract

  • Racial differences in fibroid prevalence exist even before women become symptomatic. Findings of thicker endometrium in black women could have clinical implications and warrants further investigation.

publication date

  • June 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4465811

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2013.02.017

PubMed ID

  • 23498888

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1951

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 99

number

  • 7