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A 22-year-old female asked:

4.2cm complex ovarian cyst, likely hemorrhagic, and with small amount of free fluid. what would this mean? chance of cancer?

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Dr. Erik Borncamp
Wound care 26 years experience
Not unusual at your age. Probably just what they said. A BENIGN hemorrhagic cyst. Chance of cancer very low unless you have a high familial risk or certain syndromes. Definitely follow with your Gyne to ensure it behaves like a benign cyst

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