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I have a large fibro tumor, sometimes it hurts. do fibrous

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I have a large fibro tumor, sometimes it hurts. do fibrous tumor swell up sometimes?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. Zach replied 1 year ago.

While fibroid tumors can cause pain, bleeding, and swelling, it is less likely to be the cause after age 60. If you haven't seen your ob/gyn recently or had your fibroids evaluated recently and this swelling is new, I would definitely consider being seen by your doctor for evaluation.