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A 25-year-old female asked:

Does an ovarian cyst causes pain during sex have to be a large one or can it be small in size? and is it necessarily cancerous?

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Dr. David Howard
Gynecology 41 years experience
See details: An ovarian cyst might cause pain during sex regardless of size. Most cysts do not cause pain. Pain does not imply that it is cancerous. Cysts are very common in your age group and the great majority are benign.

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Last updated Oct 23, 2017

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