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How dangerous fibroma of the vagina?

Women's health depends on many different factors. The female organs for various reasons, can be subject to pathologies. Tumors of a benign nature quite often affect women of childbearing age. Most often education develop in women aged 30-50 years. This is a dangerous phenomenon that cannot be ignored. Benign can harm women's health, and there is always a risk of malignancy of education (conversion to a malignant tumor – carcinoma). Fibroma of the vagina is one of the possible benign tumors in women.

Characteristic of fibroids

Fibroid is a tumor that develops from the epidermis or connective tissue. It is capable of hitting the vagina, the pleura or the uterus. It is also possible defeat of the external genitalia, cervix. A woman can for a long time not to know about the disease. The identification of pathology is carried out with a simple gynecological examination. Regular inspection can prevent negative consequences.

The causes of pathology

Fibroma of the vagina develops under the influence of different factors. The exact causes of tumors has not been established. But certain prerequisites for the formation of the pathology was discovered. These include:

  • fibroma vlagalishagenetic predisposition to "female" cancers;
  • lack of personal hygiene;
  • diseases of the genitourinary system;
  • unfavorable ecological situation;
  • interaction with toxic substances;
  • irregular sexual life or its absence;
  • late start of menstruation;
  • the lack of births to 30 years, abortion, childbirth with complications;
  • frequent stress;
  • obesity;
  • diabetes mellitus;
  • lack of physical activity.

Some background fibroids can be controlled, taking the right way of life.

The clinical picture

Pathology can occur without any symptoms or in the presence of a softly pronounced symptoms. If fibroids of the vagina begins to develop, the patient experiencing symptoms such as pain of varying severity, especially during menstruation, during urination and defecation. Also, during menstruation can occur blood clots.

In the case of greater dimensions of education there is a feeling of a foreign body, a discomfort and pain during sexual intercourse.


For the diagnosis of a pathology requires inspection, palpation of the patient. Also it is necessary to conduct various surveys. Applied transvaginal ultrasound and colposcopy. These are the basic methods of research of patients on the subject of developing fibroids or other tumors. In some cases also used tomography.


Treatment depending on the stage of tumor development and rate of development of fibroids. If the education is of considerable size, there is no dynamics, it requires observation of the patient.

At the discretion of the doctor prescribed hormonal drugs, iron containing products, vitamins, NSAIDs. The treatment can be carried out by means of traditional medicine, if they are approved by your doctor (tincture of celandine).

Surgical treatment is indicated if the tumor has reached considerable size. It may be a simple excision of the tumor or complete removal.