A 31-year-old member asked:
when is surgery necessary for ovarian cysts?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Murthy Andavolu answered
31 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Suspicion of cancer: When there is pain, rapid increase in size or infection with fevers etc and there is a family history of ovarian cancer.
Answered on Jan 15, 2014
Dr. David Dang answered
13 years experience Radiology
See below: Many ovarian cysts resolve on their own but surgery may be an option for some ovarian cysts. This depends on your symptoms, appearances of the cysts on ultrasound, and whether the cysts have been growing or persistent over a few menstrual cycles.
Answered on Jun 19, 2017
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