A 42-year-old member asked:
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can you tell me, if i am 17, can i go to the optometrist by myself?

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Dr. Kristina McCaughtry
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends on symptoms: Not all pain you feel is ovarian cyst pain. You can start by seeing your family practice doctor and he/she can help you determine what you need to evaluate your symptoms.
Answered on Jul 23, 2013
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