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A 44-year-old female asked:

On transvaginal ultrasound doc saw development of a follicle. i was told maybe it is a small cyst. is this normal. are all cyst benign? i am 44. having a lot of back pain and abdomen pain. what does it mean there is development of follicle.no per

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Could be egg to be: At age 44, you are close to being near the change of life (menopause), however if you are not on hormonal contraception the ovarian follicle development could be the next "egg out of the box."

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Last updated Jun 11, 2020

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