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A 18-year-old female asked:

If you get a cyst does that mean i did not ovulate correctly that month?

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
No: If you do not get a cyst, you probably didn't ovulate. Ovulation occurs when an ovarian cyst reaches about 20mm in diamenter. That cyst ruptures and releases the egg. No cyst, no ovulation.

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Last updated Mar 21, 2013

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