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can dermoid cysts continue to grow after a total hysterectomy? i've already had two both a pound and a half torsion time 3 and 4.

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Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Ovaries removed?: Dermoid cysts usually associated with ovaries and if ovaries removed dermoid cyst should not recur.Sometimes hysterectomy includes removal of one or both ovaries and fallopian tubes, a procedure called total hysterectomy with salpingo-oophorectomy.
Answered on Aug 2, 2015
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