Dr Jessica Opoku-Anane | Uterine Fibroids

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Dr Jessica Opoku-Anane | Uterine Fibroids

November 2, 2020

Dr Jessica Opoku-Anane | Uterine Fibroids

Dr. Jessica Opoku-Anane is a gynecologist who specializes in the minimally invasive treatment of fibroids, abnormal uterine bleeding, chronic pelvic pain, endometriosis, intrauterine scarring (Asherman’s syndrome), pelvic organ prolapse and ovarian pathology.

Opoku-Anane’s research interests include making gynecologic surgery safer and improving treatments for endometriosis and fibroids.

In the episode, Dr Opoku-Anane talks about uterine fibroids and covers:

  • Difference between uterine fibroids vs. endometriosis vs. adenomyosis, including the symptoms for each
  • Uterine fibroid symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment
  • Quality of life and fertility impact
  • Questions to ask your doctor

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  • Learn more about endometriosis in this episode where I interview Dr Tamer Seckin

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