Myomas are the benign tumors of uterus usually touching the female reproductive tract, exclusively in reproductive age group. They are often related with recurrent abortions, extreme blood loss during menstruation and dysmenorrhoea. Less frequently myomas are also accountable for primary infertility in small but significant proportion of patients, as pregnancies do happen after myomectomy in number of patients suffering from myomas especially submucous and intramural.
Review articles are the summary of current state of understanding on a particular research topic. They analyze or discuss research previously published by scientist and academicians rather than reporting novel research results.
Review article comes in the form of systematic reviews and literature reviews and are a form of secondary literature. Systematic reviews determine an objective list of criteria, and find all previously published original research papers that meet the criteria. They then compare the results presented in these papers. Literature reviews, by contrast, provide a summary of what the authors believe are the best and most relevant prior publications.
The concept of "review article" is separate from the concept of peer-reviewed literature. It is possible for a review to be peer-reviewed, and it is possible for a review to be non-peer-reviewed.
Last date updated on July, 2014