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4 cm ovarian cyst

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Dr. Bryan Kurtz
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A little big: Around ovulation, the follicle measures around 2 cm, so this is a little bigger. It's not so big, though, that it can't be watched. It will likely res ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Not likely: Since you are already postmenopausal, it is not likely you will change status with this surgery. Your indication for surgery has more to do with makin ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably not: Each month when a woman ovulates, a cyst forms at least 2 cm in diameter. After ovulation that cyst may increase to 6 or 8 cm and still be normal. I ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Geisler
26 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Ovarian cyst: No. At that small size, it is still most likely a physiologic cyst.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Khan
29 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: removal may be needed if it is getting bigger, causes ongoing severe pain and disturbs your life, please seek help from a gynecologist for specific di ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ovarian cyst: Ovarian cysts of almost 5 cm may be painful, and sexual activity may aggravate this on the side where the cyst is located. Generally these kinds of cy ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Scope: I would suggest a laparoscopic procedure to look and see
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Talk to your doctor: there are many women who form cysts on their ovaries and each case is unique, so sonogram alone does not replacement clinical judgment and speaking wi ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Childs
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Er: If symptoms worsening then go to er you don't want to loose an ovry bc waiting to long.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Yes: Ovarian cancers can be and often are cystic. However, you should discuss this with your doctor as small cysts with hemorrhage are far commoner than ov ... Read More
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