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Hillsboro, Oregon
A 50-year-old female asked:

An mri of the spine showed a 5.9cm ovarian cyst . i had a partial hysterectomy 25 years ago. should i be concerned i'm 50 years old.

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Dr. Roger Duvivier
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Need eval by Gyn onc: It would be wise to have a pelvic ultrasound , consult a Gyn oncologist and have your ovarian cyst evaluated further. Ultimately, either exploratory laparoscopic surgery or laparotomic oophorectomy may be needed to make a definitive diagnosis. Unfortunately there is no other accurate and reliable way to reassure you that your ovarian cyst is benign, even though most ovarian cysts are .
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