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Can you have an abortion with ovarian cysts

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. CESAR HOLGADO
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abortion: If your cyst is not producing any symptoms, a termination of pregnancy can usually be done. Most cyts in pregnancy are benign and self-limited.
Dr. David Dang
14 years experience Radiology
Yes.: Ovarian cysts are typically benign and don't interfere with pregnancy or abortion. Your doctor may elect to keep an eye on the cysts with follow up ul ... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Carzoli
47 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: An abortion involves the uterus, not the ovary.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liza Kunz
Dr. Liza Kunz answered
21 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
No: The morning after pill and pills used for medical abortions are not associated with ovarian cyst formation.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Miscarriage or elective abortion should not cause an ovarian cyst. Either will disrupt hormones and cycles temporarily.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usually not: An abortion typically doesn't cause ovarian cysts. Getting pregnant can cause an ovarian cyst that may take several weeks to several months to go awa ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Holtz
23 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
No: No.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
39 years experience Family Medicine
Ovarian cyst: An ovarian cyst could not be removed during a surgical abortion. Removal of an ovarian cyst, should it be necessary, would require a laproscopic proc ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
40 years experience General Surgery
Yes: In general, yes. Ask your gynecologist for any specific conditions you may have.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
No: To both. Most "abortions" are natural events due to "blighted fetus" concept. Optional abortions may cause issues of non-biologic nature, but cancer ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unrelated: The decision to have an abortion would not be related to having cyst surgery 6 months ago. Consider seeing your doctor to discuss the options and help ... Read More

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