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3 Cm Ovarian Mass
Left ovarian mass/enlarged left ovary size 8.1*4.2*4.2 CM in very bad pain been go in on for three months and won't go away been to e.R. Several times?
Removal: If you have an 8 cm painful ovarian mass then this can be removed. Schedule a visit with an obgyn in their office instead of going to the er. Bring a copy of the sonogram or ct scan report for them to review and you can see if you are a surgical candidate. This is a very common surgery for a gynecologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a complex cystic ovarian mass with mural nodularity measuring 4.1 cm. Is this suspicious for malignancy?
3.5 CM left ovarian cyst w probable parovarian free fluid. Complex right ovarian mass w solid & cystic components & internal vascular flow. This bad?
Possible: Needs full gyn review and likely surgery. Tumors, and infections can cause such things. Need accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Should an ovarian mass larger than 7 CM be surgically removed if it has steadily grown. Mom had malignant tumor size of grapefriut?
My mom has a 9 cm ovarian mass and is waiting to have it removed. She is feeling very exhausted, is this normal or could it be a sign of cancer?
Ovarian mass: Fatigue can be noted for many reasons, both due to benign disease and cancer, so in the presence of an ovarian mass, one shouldn't be rushing to cancer. But having good evaluation before surgery by someone who is comfotable with treating ovarian cancers is important. Intraoperative evaluation by a pathologist familiar with ovarian diseases is also critical as some decisions need to be made then. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ovarian Mass Work Up: Ovarian mass presents a special diagnostic challenge, in part because benign etiologies greatly outnumber malignant ones. Determination of a degree of suspicion for malignancy is critical & is based largely on imaging appearance. Ultrasound is the most practical modality for initial assessment, while MRI is more accurate & can be performed when US is nondiagnostic or equivocal. ...Read more
Please talk to: Gyn, i assume your gyn has done blood work which can help differentiate benign ovarian masses form cancer and i rec you be referred to a gyn oncologist as that specialist does, benign, pre- malignant and malignant surgery , and i rec they do it through the davinci if possible. ...Read more
Get 2nd opinion: Serous papillary (cyst)adenofibroma is an uncommon tumor of the oviduct (tube) or ovary. If you were my patient, i would ask that several pathologists look at the glass slides and confirm the benign diagnosis for everyone's peace of mind. Some clinicians might screen you for a brca mutation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer