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Ovaries getting larger

A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Kurss
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
3X4X5 cm: I tell patients that the size of the ovary in a reproductive aged patient is approx. 3 x 4x 5 cm in length. Its weight is approx. 3 grams. The ovar ... Read More
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Dr. Frank Yelian
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
2-3-4: It depends on women's age. In general and for most women, the measurement shoudl be about 2x3x4 cm size. It is little bigger prior to ovulation due t ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Mature teratoma: It does not require removal at this size, although dermoids will need to be removed at sometime in the future. It is a benign tumor that can grow quit ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Most simple ovarian cysts will go away on their own but it can take a month or two. If you are in severe pain, it needs to be evaluated to make sure ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hanford Yau
15 years experience Endocrinology
Be patient: Pregnancy takes time and timing. It's unlikely that differences in your ovary size is influencing the issue. Be patient and try to not to place undu ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
Depends: Depends on remaining ovarian reserve as well as size of chocolate cysts.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clifton Schermerhorn
39 years experience General Practice
Yes: I would always encourage second opinions. But it should be done soon..
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: You may have a polycystic ovary which causes the ovary to be larger. It may cause you to have an irregular cycle as it can cause hormonal imbalance. I ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Cyst: This should have no effect on your fertility. Cysts requiring surgery are typically large (>5cm.) or complex. Simple cysts typically resolve on th ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. LINDILE SOGA
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Benign cysts: Ovarian cysts happen all the time and they resolve spontaneously (‘naturally’). I am sure yours are doing exactly that. The information is shared with ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Young
57 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Dermoids do not prevent pregnancy but the diagnosis should be confirmed by sonogams. Unless they are very large they usually will not cause problems, ... Read More
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