Do Uterine Fibroids Increase the Risk of Cesarean Birth?

Approximately 11 percent of pregnant women have uterine fibroids. And while these benign growths may pose no trouble at all, clinical literature suggests they may be responsible for a 27 percent increased risk of delivering cesarean section. A paper published in the Annals of Epidemiology1 further investigated this link. Between December 2000 and June 2010, … Continue reading Do Uterine Fibroids Increase the Risk of Cesarean Birth?