A benign growth in the uterus is called uterine fibroids. Pain during sex, heavy periods and an urination urge and aches are symptoms of uterine fibroids. The complications that can arise from this disorders are anemia, infertility, lower back pain and urinary tract blockage. Obesity and a family history of this disorder contributes to the risk of uterine fibroids. Surgery and medications to reduce the growth are treatments for uterine fibroids.