A 35-year-old female asked:
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is a 5.6 cm cyst on my fallopian tube something that will require surgery?

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Cysts: vary in size and may come and go during your cycle. Monitor cysts size with transvaginal ultrasound/ and trust your GYN to make the right call.
Answered on Apr 22, 2015

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