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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Welle
16 years experience Bariatrics
Yes: Treatment for an ovarian torsion requires untwisting the ovary restoring the blood flow to the ovary. If the blood supply has been cut off or too long ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Welle
16 years experience Bariatrics
Depends..: Recovery time depends on a couple of factors. Was your surgery minimally invasive? Did they do it the old fashioned way with a big cut? Did they have ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Possibly: Ovarian torsion occurs when the ovary twists on its blood supply. It is a surgical emergency as the blood flow needs to be restored or the ovary will ... Read More
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Ovarian torsion leading to the loss of the affected ovary will negatively impact the odd to conceive, which is similar to that after testicular torsio ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Yes: Torsion of any organ, ovary, testis or intestine usually causes pain.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pain severity?: Many patients with twisted ovaries note that the pain makes it difficult to "laugh, talk, walk, breathe, or be touched in the abdomen". Ruptured cyst ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
44 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Mild discomfort: usually procedure is done laparoscopically. the torsed overy may have to be removed due its demised. the ovary usually dies when torsed due to lack of ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Not the same: Ovarian torsion caused by twisting on blood vessels & usually fallopian tube cutting off blood supply to ovary. Partial cause could be ovarian cyst. C ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Frazier
39 years experience Gynecology
Torsion of the ovary: is an uncommon complication of ovarian cysts. Vigorous activity should be avoided as a precaution. Laparoscopy has no effect on torsion unless of cour ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Twisted ovary: Torsion means twisting. Very rarely, an ovary can twist about on its base. It causes very severe pain, and you would definitely seek medical help fo ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yonatan Mahller
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
An unbalanced ovary: Often times if an ovary or fallopian tube are unbalanced due to a cyst in either structure, the ovary or tube can twist on its blood supply, causing o ... Read More
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