A 27-year-old female asked:
I had two cysts on l ovary that reruptured 5 times in 2 mths. now have larger septated cyst (4cm). ovarian cancer runs in family. should i be worried?
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Dr. Addagada Raoanswered
General Surgery 58 years experience
Majority are benign: Septated have higher incidence of malignancy , like cystadenomas , cystadenocarcinomas ( are loculated ) , make sure you go for follow up, if necessory may advice you surgery good luck.
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