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how long does it take ovarian cyst to form

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

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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 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
28 years experience Pathology
Wait time: Usually most labs have results by 2 business days for a straight forward case. If the case is complicated addition material may be submitted and addi ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Staley
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: It depends on the type of suture and how they close your skin. Also, i generally don't use sutures to close the skin, but use essentially a glue inst ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Hillard
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usually next cycle : Ovulation usually occur s the next month after an ovarian cyst.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
1 year, depends: ...On many other factors. If neither you nor your partner have any fertility problems (beyond the history of cysts, ) normal expectation would be that ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Barbara Toppin
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: There are many different types or ovarian cysts. Some resolve on their own after a month or two like functional cysts. Others do not resolve ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Peritoneal adhesions: Are you referring to pelvic/peritoneal adhesions? These are fully formed within 48 hours following injury, such as surgery, or whatever else is the im ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Variable: Days to months and then there is always a chance of spontaneous involution.
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 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience General Practice
Months to years: There are 2 types of gallstones: 'cholesterol stones' (caused by excess cholesterol in bile from high fat diet, etc..) and 'pigment stones' (caused by ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funari answered
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Depending : Depending on the size and location about 30 to 60 minutes.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Hawley
23 years experience Family Medicine
Appendix: Operation usually lasts about 1 hour.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elvia Greathouse
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bartholin's: It depends? Was it infected? Drained? Did you have a catheter? Sometimes they never resolve, and other times, they resolve spontaneously over tim ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yonatan Mahller
11 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Longer: Endometriosis is a common cause of infertility. See your doctor to make sure fallopian tubes are open.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Tache Leon
26 years experience General Surgery
Depends indication?: Laparotomy means incision in the abdomen. If it is just to look for a problem, like if someone was stabbed, once you have looked if everything is ok ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wendell Goins
41 years experience General Surgery
ABRUPTLY: Ovarian cysts are very common and the majority of them are physiological (normally ocurring due to changes in hormonal stimulation during a menstrua ... 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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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
They don't: Dissolve. Sometimes they get smaller if they are being "suppressed" by giving the patient thyroid hormone.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mike Bowman
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Months to years: Generally goiters develop slowly over months to years. They can cause symptoms, like trouble swallowing, breathing and hoarseness, but these symptoms ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Not positive: A cyst may form fast or slow depending on your ovary.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Short: About a week depending upon one's age and other problems like arthritis, etc.

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