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does caffeine affect ovarian cysts?

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Dr. Christina Adberg
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably not: Caffeine is well known to increase the risk of breast cysts and fibrocystic breast pain, but as far as i know it has no impact on ovarian cysts.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017
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