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5 cm ovarian cyst

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Probably: If the cyst is simple and 5cm in size, then yes - good chance it may go away on it's own. Larger than 7cm, and it is much much less likely that it ca... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zach Patrick
Emergency Medicine 13 years experience
4.8 cm x 3.5 cm: It is a medium sized cyst overall.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristina McCaughtry
Obstetrics and Gynecology 21 years experience
It can be normal: Each month an egg develops inside a watery cyst, sometimes there are other less mature eggs in their own cysts also. You should discuss your conc... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
Psychiatry 13 years experience
No: Usually cysts are benign. For the pain nsaids or birth control pills can help. Sometimes if there are severe symptoms they me need to be removed with ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: A heating pad can help with the discomfort from an ovarian cyst but will not help shrink it. They can shrink some or rupture and go away completely in... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jarrod Kaufman
General Surgery 29 years experience
Ovarian cyst: Is this on the same side or other side? This is usually treated by an obgyn and treatment is either ovarian cystectomy or oophorectomy depending on th... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon a... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Not enough info: why was your ovary removed? Have you been evaluated for polycystic ovarian disease? One ovary is enough to have children but you may need to see a... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Ovarian cyst: Ovarian cysts are usually benign cyst which are maturing ovum. Has to be monitored by serial ultrasounds to make sure it's disappearing. Oral contrace... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It is very possible: A positive pregnancy test without a noted gestational sac can occur in very early pregnancies. The ovarian cyst could also be a corpus luteum cyst of ... Read More

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