Gender and Health

Clinical Effect Analysis of Uterine Fibroids on Female Fertility

Li Zhu, Li Li
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tieling Central Hospital
Chinese Journal of Human Sexuality 2016-12

Abstract:Objectives: To investigate the clinical effect of uterine fibroids on female fertility. Methods: 18 uterine fibroids patients with fertility requirements treated in our hospital from November 2011 to November 2013 were selected into observation group and 18 patients with fertility requirements but not uterine fibroids treated in our hospital were selected into control group. The clinical data were retrospectively analyzed. The clinical pregnancy, implantation rate, ongoing pregnancy / live birth rates and spontaneous abortion rate were compared between the two groups. Results: The clinical pregnancy rate and pregnancy / live birth rate of the observation group were significantly lower than those of the control group( P < 0. 05). Conclusion: Uterine fibroids has potential adverse effectson female fertility. Patients with fertility requirements associated with uterine fibroids need careful assessment before the treatment for safe and reliable treatment.
Keywords:Uterine fibroids, Female, Fertility, Clinical effect

Paper type:Published