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A 28-year-old female asked:

If ovarian cyst ruptured mo's ago & left untreated-pain & bloated stomach-could it become life threatening? or should i be okay? felt okay hrs later

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Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
No: A ruptured cyst resolves in a week or less typically. If months have passed the ruptured cyst will have completely resolved and not cause any issue On rare occasion the cyst can rupture and bleed into your abdomen which occasionally requires surgery. This happens the day of rupture.
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