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Morganton, NC
A 41-year-old female asked:

Pain in upper abdomen and sometimes in the lower left part of my stomach. had a cyst removed 1 year ago and ovary could there be one on the other side?

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Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Possible: Abdominal pain can have a variety of causes, and it is important for a doctor to get a complete history of the problem and perform a physical exam to narrow the possibilities and order appropriate tests. That said, yes, it is possible to get a cyst on the other ovary.

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