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Abdominal Cyst Removal
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
Back Again?: Pilonidal cysts can be difficult to treat and heal. I have seen many patients with several recurrences. It can be treated successfully. You may have yet another recurrence. You need need to see a surgeon associated with a wound care center for the proper care of your situation. ...Read more
Information: Sebaceous cysts occur relative to sebaceous glands which exist more in some areas than others such as the face, scalp, groin, and armpits. Removal of one cyst does not preclude getting another. Some people have many of them close together. ...Read more
depends: The type of incision can be the same in both c-section and ovary resection, the surgeon opens the skin along the bikini line and then opens the fascia from the umbilicus to the pubic bone. The same suture, usually absorbable can be used in both. The ovarian cyst surgery also can be done with a laprascopic approach, minimally invasive. Okay to ask your surgeon about these choices. Be well. ...Read more
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Septated ovarian cyst and ovary not able to be removed laparoscopically due to dense omental and bowel adhesions? Sigmoid adhered pelvic wall. Next?
Surgery , open proc: If the symptoms are bad, than an open procedure would be recommended after failed laposcopy ...Read more
37yr old. Hysterectomy with rt ovary removed april this year. Severe bloat, pain. 4 CM complex cyst left ovary.On crutches for si pain. Remove ovary?
Depends.: It is usually reasonable to observe a cyst like this for some period of time because frequently it will resolve without surgical treatment. If the cyst persists or you have a family history of ovarian cancer then you may need the ovary removed. Need to have a discussion with your ob/gyn about treatment options. ...Read more
Past of ruptured ovarian cysts. Ruptured 1.5 yrs ago + lower right ab pain since. Laparoscopy removed endometriosis and fibroids. Mre free fluid. Pain?
Many but rare: Surgery for an ovarian cyst today is very safe and complications are rare. As with any operation risks related to ansthesia, blood loss, damage to surrounding structures and infection do happen -but are uncommon. Some loss of ovarian tissue is common but usually not consequential. ...Read more
Local Anesthesia: For patients undergoing sebeceous cyst removal we start with a local anesthetic cream, followed by a local anesthetic injection. This is very well tolerated. After surgery the majority of patients do not require any pain killers afterward, if they do tylenol (acetaminophen) is usually sufficient. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes: Naked eye can not distinguish cystadenoma with focus of cancer, ( has high incidence of cancer ) only after total removal and analysis by the pathologist , will establish diagnosis, & stage , a potential curable disease has to be treated with radical surgery with aim of cure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Complex ovarian cyst w/intern.Septations, submuc. Fibroids, nabothian cysts, liver cyst, hernia. All new w/in last 8 weeks. Possible cancer? Type?
Slow down a bit...: Ok, you have a lot of issues just recently identified. I'm doubtful you have any cancer. Your biggest concern appears to be the ovarian cyst, which is probably benign, but you need to be evaluated by your gyn. The hernia is an elective process, and the liver cyst is probably congenital. Fibroids and nabothian cyst can also be evaluated by your gyn. Take a breath and make an appointment. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bleeding: You need to go right to the ER if you think you are having bleeding ...Read more
Depends: If you just had surgery, it can of course be related to pain from that. But this should be decreasing as time goes on. Sometimes infections after surgery also happen. If it's been a while you may have a new cyst. Also, each time you have surgery you form scars inside called adhesions. These can also cause pain. So, see your doc. ...Read more
After 1yr of laperoscopy for removal of rt. Ovarian cyst i think my lower abdomen is becoming heavy day by day. Wht I do nw?
It is not related: To laparoscopy. The birth control pill can help prevent recurrence of ov.Cysts and help bleeding. Heaviness is non specific and can be related to bladder or other processes. Do u have irregular menses? You may have pcos and get relief of weight with metformin. Using buproprion for mood, especially w/metformin, if good candidate, is demonstrated to help weight loss, which may help mood. Gd luc. ...Read more
Gartner's duct cyst removal: are any incisions made in the abdomen or do they go in through the vagina? How long for healing? Affect childbirth later?
Now 2 days after copper IUD removal, heavy bleeding, back and abdominal pain. Couldnt sleep! Dont know if its the cysts but when is r symptoms normal?
Severaldays at least: It might take a few days before everything settles into place and she doesn't have anything else to worry about. ...Read more
Choledochal cyst: The classic presentation of a choledochal cyst is abdominal pain, jaundice, and a mass in the right upper part of the abdomen. Of course, these three together are only found in a minority of patients. However, it is certainly possible that pain would be the only symptom of this congenital disease that presents most commonly in the first year of life. ...Read more
Yes: I am not sure what type of cyst you are talking about - under the skin one or what? But to answer your ? Is - "yes" you can get it anywhere in your abdomen. ...Read more
I have cysts and am experiencing stabbing pains in my lower left abdomen and was wondering if I should be worried?
Severe pain = ER: Causes of left lower abdominal pain can include but are not limited to: ovarian cyst, ectopic pregnancy, diverticulitis, endometriosis, inguinal hernia, ovulation pain, intestinal obstruction, crohn’s disease, abscess, ulcerative colitis, seminal vesicle inflammation, cancer, aortic aneurysm, renal infection or stone or injury. Get chronic pain checked especially if associated with stool changes. ...Read more
Pain on my lower right side near abdomen and ovary. Appendicitis and cyst have been ruled out. What else could it be from?
I've already had one ovary removed due to a history of cysts and pain. Now I'm experiencing severe pain directly in the center of my abdomen. I'm gues?
Abdominal pain: Your current abdominal discomfort may or may not be due to pelvic pathology. Other possibilities include adhesions,umbilical hernia, irritable bowel syndrome or intestinal inflammatory disease. In view of your history of ovarian disorders I would start with an evaluation by your gynecologist and a pelvic ultrasound. If these are unrevealing an evaluation by a gastroenterologist or general surgeon ...Read more
Revisit pelvicus since >3cm simple cyst found 3 months ago.Result shows normal but have large area of dark shadow.Been abdomen pain & faint once.Normal?
Lower abdomen: Clarify your pain -ovarian cysts are in the lower abdomen area-below umbilicus(.Belly button).Depends on where you are in the cycle, how long, how severe ....You need to see a doctor to evaluate the cysts. Depend on the size some cysts can be follow up , some needs to be removed to avoid rupture. ...Read more
Depends on type : If a follicular or luteal ovarian cysts of ovary reptures in time get absorbed no intervention is required. If a dermoid cysts ruptures will give severe chemical peritonitis require surgery , so is malignant cyst. ...Read more
Will a 4cm functional ovarian cyst on my left go away on its own and why is all my pain on my right side abdomen and back?
Yes: A 4cm. functional cyst should resolve on its own. The pain you are experiencing on the opposite side may be unrelated or could be what is called referred pain where a problem in one location causes pain some where else. ...Read more
I had a severe sharp pain in my abdominal. And it went to my left side. they told me it was probaly my appendix or I had a irrupted cyst?
Hi, I am having quite severe pain in my abdomen - I think I can feel my ovary! I did have a cyst at my last check up and since then have had pain?
Contact the doctor: Provide this status update to the doctor who identified the cyst. It seems that a plan needs to be developed. Don't wait. It may be unrelated, but find out. Best! ...Read more