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how long does an ovarian cyst take to heal

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Toaff
52 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fictional ov cyst: I assume that you had rupture of a functional ovarian cyst. It usually absorbs in a couple of days.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: This depends on many factors including your body habitus, the size and consistency of the mass, skill of the surgeon etc. Typically if it is straightf ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Quickly: Usually within 48-72 hours depending upon the size of the cyst, use of anti-inflammatories, and whether or not a procedure was performed.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies: Less than a day to months which may require treatment
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Carzoli
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a doctor: Complex ovarian cysts should be under a doctor's supervision as the diagnosis can include various tumors.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
6-8 weeks average: It is normal for a small cyst to develop on the ovaries from time to time. Ovarian cysts are quite common in women during their reproductive years and ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: Depending on the size and complexity, most resorb within one cycle.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on the size: It depends on the size of the cysts and how severe are the symptoms you can take anti inflammatory medicines like Motrin for pain and discuss with yo ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Olsen
50 years experience Psychiatry
Correct: It takes about two weeks for the egg to ripen to ovulation. Ovulation is triggerred by a horone spike. A variety of difficulties can occur to prevent ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usually a day or two: Ovarian cysts are sometimes removed surgically, usually with laparoscopy. This involves inserting instruments through 1/4 inch incisions. Recovery t ... Read More
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