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A 48-year-old member asked:

what will a doctor do after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

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Dr. Thomas Carzoli
Obstetrics and Gynecology 47 years experience
Very little: Every month in a normal cycle, an ovarian cyst is formed and subsequently ruptures. If the cyst contains blood, it may cause some discomfort and pain medication may be given.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

Would a ruptured ovarian cyst give me lighter periods?

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Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
Gynecology 23 years experience
Not really: There is no connection between a ruptured cyst and amount of menstrual blood. Cysts on there own can potentially effect hormone levels and cycle length /timing.
A 38-year-old member asked:

How long for fluid to disipate after ruptured ovarian cyst?

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Dr. PAUL EUN
Dr. PAUL EUN answered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Depends: It depends on the size of the cyst that ruptured. Obviously, larger cyst will contain more fluid and will take longer to be reabsorbed.
A 35-year-old member asked:

When do you have to be hospitalized with ruptured ovarian cyst?

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Dr. PAUL EUN
Dr. PAUL EUN answered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Severe pain: You may have to be hospitalized if you are in severe pain or if there is bleeding associated with ruptured cyst and need surgical intervention. You may also need to be hospitalized if the diagnosis is uncertain and there are other serious conditions that cannot be ruled out.
A 43-year-old member asked:

What are symptoms of a ruptured ovarian cyst?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Adam Levy
Dr. Adam Levy answered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Many: Symptoms can be as mild as menstrual cramps to nausea, vomiting, severe pelvic pain and abdominal pain. The diagnosis can only be confirmed by your gyn doctor using ultrasound or surgery if needed.
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A 23-year-old female asked:

Are you allowed to do normal activities after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

3 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
No reatictions: You can do any activity you feel up to.

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