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If a corpus luteum cyst ruptures do you need progesterone?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not usually: If that occurs and the pregnancy is lost, then the md will consider Progesterone for the next pregnancy.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014

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