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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Noga
33 years experience Medical Oncology
No: Very common finding.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lauren Stegman
26 years experience Radiation Oncology
Not necessarily: Large ovarian cysts may be cancerous, but many are not and having a non-cancerous one does not increase a woman's risk if getting ovarian, uterine, ce ... Read More
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Flax seed: People use it for menopausal symptoms and increase cholesterol. As for menopausal symptoms there are no randomized study that proves its effect. Flax ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Zhang
30 years experience Medical Oncology
Asypmatic: Most ovarian cancers have no symptoms, some have vague abdominal pain. In later stages, it causes stomach ache and bloatings.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Unlikely: Having " ovarian cyst cancer " for four years is unlikely diagnosis, ovarian cancers do not have any symptoms in early stages, please see your gy ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
May be normal: Cysts are what ovaries make "for a living". An ovarian cyst, by itself, does indicated ovarian cancer. The reason for the cyst should be evaluated if ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Sometimes.: Some cysts, like serous cystadenomas are precursors of cancers. Any cyst the persists for more than 2-3 menstrual periods should be checked further, ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not likely: Do you know that the cyst is benign? It not possible to know that without removing the cyst and having it examined by a pathologist. Benign and malign ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not likely: Do you know that the cyst is benign? It not possible to know that without removing the cyst and having it examined by a pathologist. Benign and malign ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Gordon
31 years experience Fertility Medicine
Can be difficult: Although imaging studies like ultrasound and ct are helpful sometimes the only way to rule out cancer is to undergo surgery. We are pretty good at fig ... Read More
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