Can Fibroids turn into cancerous if untreated?

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Can Fibroids turn into cancerous if untreated?

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Uterine cancer caused by fibroids is extremely rare, usually occurring after the woman goes into menopause in their fifties and sixties. Virtually all premenopausal women with growing fibroids have benign uterine fibroids. However, if a patient is postmenopausal and does not take estrogen, any growth of the uterus is an indication for surgery.