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Melissa, TX
A 17-year-old female asked:

Why could i be getting painful ovarian cysts even while on birth control pills? (one of the cysts was 7.5 cm and had to be surgically removed)

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Dr. Lee Hickok
Fertility Medicine 38 years experience
Not sure: It is not unusual for women to form cysts while on the pill. Might try a stronger formulation.
Last updated Oct 4, 2016

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