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what is ovarian cyst?

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Dr. Andrew Oswari
24 years experience Family Medicine
Cyst on an ovary: Ovarian cysts can form due to an imbalance of hormones during ones menstrual periods. I would recommend a check of hormones (possibly increasing progesterone) and some iodine/potassium iodide supplement.
Answered on Feb 28, 2020
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Common : It is normal for a small cyst to develop on the ovaries from time to time. Ovarian cysts are quite common in women during their reproductive years and ... Read More
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Dr. Brad Douglas
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Painful: It could be painful at times.
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Dr. Barbara Toppin
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Not necessariy: Solid does not mean cancer. A cyst is fluid filled like a water balloon . Solid is solid compact tissue.
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Dr. Daniel Steffy
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Follow up: Septations (walls) within a cyst is no guarantee of malignancy, but it makes it more suspicious. It needs follow up.
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