A 36-year-old female asked:
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i had a partial hysterectomy in 2004. is it possible to have ovarian cysts twelve years later? in alot of pain and don't know what to do

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Partial hysterectomy: If your partial hysterectomy did not include the removal of the ovaries at that time, then ovarian cysts can recur 12 years later.
Answered on Aug 15, 2017
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