A 38-year-old member asked:
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is black discharge linked to ovarian cysts?

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
No: It may rather related to infection....Bacterial, fungal etc. Consult pmd, for exam and analysis.
Answered on Mar 18, 2013

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Should not: Cysts may be uncomfortable but should not cause discharge. If you have endometrioma/endometriosis you may have some increased pain or bleeding.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
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Yes: Ovarian cysts can adjust and/or prolong menses if they affect the hormone levels.

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