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A 45-year-old female asked:

Total hysterectomy. 2015/2018/2020 ct scans all show cyst on left ovary. is that strange as shouldnt they go away. ca-125 normal. vag ultrasound shows cyst that has been there 5 years. bso scheduled for cyst and free fluid ?

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Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Ovarian cyst ?'s: An ovarian cyst shown on three CT scans without change in size or complexity, does not necessarily require a "BSO". Get a second opinion from a physician not associated with your present GYN physician. If the surgery is recommended for "hot flashes/mood swings/irritability", low dose bcps may be a better remedy.

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Last updated Dec 7, 2020

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