Uterine leiomyoma (fibroid) classification system (illustration)

Case contributed by Dr Sachintha Hapugoda

Diagrams describing the uterine fibroid classification system. Organized according to the location between the submucosal, intramural, and subserosal layers of the uterus. Subtype '8' is not illustrated and denotes 'other' location e.g. cervical fibroid.

Case Discussion

Simplified diagrams of the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) uterine leiomyoma classification.

Acknowledgements: Dr Alexandra Stanislavsky.

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rID: 62908
Published: 5th Sep 2018
Last edited: 31st Jan 2019
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