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Versailles, KY
A 37-year-old female asked:

37yr old. hysterectomy with rt ovary removed april this year. severe bloat, pain. 4 cm complex cyst left ovary.on crutches for si pain. remove ovary?

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Dr. Michael Hulse
Gynecology 29 years experience
Depends.: It is usually reasonable to observe a cyst like this for some period of time because frequently it will resolve without surgical treatment. If the cyst persists or you have a family history of ovarian cancer then you may need the ovary removed. Need to have a discussion with your ob/gyn about treatment options.
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