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What can provoke ovarian cysts?

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Dr. Bryan Kurtz
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Obstetrics & Gynecology 35 years experience
Depends: If you are not on birth control, you get a follicle cyst every month. Non ovulatory cysts just happen, and we don't know what causes them.

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