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A 17-year-old female asked:

Past 3 days i been having an aching pain on the left side of my pelvis.had a normal pelvic exam though. can it be a cyst? had one rupture n the summer

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 32 years experience
It may be: A routine pelvic exam will most often, NOT be able to detect a cyst. If you still have pain and discomfort, be sure to follow-up with your Dr. and maybe a pelvic US would need to be ordered to further determine your likely diagnosis. Best wishes.
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