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How long does an ovarian cyst take to heal

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Toaff
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Fictional ov cyst: I assume that you had rupture of a functional ovarian cyst. It usually absorbs in a couple of days.
Dr. Michael Toaff
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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 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Dickson
General Surgery 23 years experience
Maybe: If you can't take the pain any longer, talk to your surgeon about the options.
Dr. Christopher Kager
Neurosurgery 27 years experience
Yes: That is fairly large, and can be removed easily if causing symptoms.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 14 years experience
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 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
Pediatric Surgery 44 years experience
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 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Varies: Less than a day to months which may require treatment
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 years experience
Yes it can: and this is common reason for cycle length variations.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Carzoli
Obstetrics and Gynecology 47 years experience
See a doctor: Complex ovarian cysts should be under a doctor's supervision as the diagnosis can include various tumors.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
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
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See below: Depending on the size and complexity, most resorb within one cycle.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 26 years experience
Not really: Excess bleeding in volume or timing is more often associated with a uterine problem like fibroids or polyps. Sometimes an ovarian cyst can throw off a... Read More

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