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Pelvic Support Problems
This initiative is designed to bring the public education and tools on key topics related to the investigation and management of benign uterine conditions such as endometriosis, fibroids, menorrhagia, chronic pelvic pain and pelvic organ prolapse.
The BUC public education initiative is a collaboration between the Ontario College of Family Physicians, the Centre for Effective Practice (University of Toronto), and the Division of e-Learning Innovation at McMaster University with support from the former Ontario Women's Health Council.
Abnormal Uterine Bleeding is any vaginal bleeding which differs from the normal pattern. Learn more about the various causes and treatments available.
Chronic Pelvic Pain is common, affecting one is 5 women, and can have a number of causes. Learn about diagnosis and treatment strategies.
Endometriosis is the condition where the lining of the uterus begins to grow on the outside of the uterus and nearby areas. Endometriosis is very common. Learn more about the treatment options.
Pelvic support problems are caused by stretched or damaged muscles and/or tissues which support the pelvic organs. Learn more about treatments options, including lifestyle changes, exercises, or medication.
Hysterectomy is an operation to remove a woman's uterus. Learn more about the different types of hysterectomy, and how it will affect you.
Fibroids and common non-cancerous growth which occur in or on the uterus. Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of fibroids.