A 30-year-old female asked:
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Will my ovaries have to be removed if I have cysts? Or pcos?

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Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
No: All ovaries have cysts, they're the remnants of egg production. Relax. Pcos is different. Check w/your doctor.
Answered on Apr 23, 2013
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