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What does it mean when an ovarian cyst is "bleeding into itself"?

What does it mean when an ovarian cyst is "bleeding into itself"?

Called hemorrhagic c: after ovulation there can be slight bleeding in cyst endometriosis can make bleeding in cyst unless lots of pain do not worry ...Read more

Cyst (Definition)

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


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I have an ovarian cyst with abnormal bleeding, could it be something more?

I have an ovarian cyst with abnormal bleeding, could it be something more?

Yes: Ovarian cyst can alter hormone production from the ovary and cause irregular bleeding. If the cyst is solid then there are certain tumors called granulosa cell tumors that produce estrogen and can cause a lot of bleeding. There are many other reasons that have nothing to do with the cyst that can also cause the bleeding. ...Read more

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Can you bleed after an ovarian cyst ruptures?

Can you bleed after an ovarian cyst ruptures?

Sometimes: Usually not a significant amount, though it can be higher sometimes. ...Read more

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If an ovarian cysts ruptures, will you bleed?

If an ovarian cysts ruptures, will you bleed?

yes: But usually the bleeding from a ruptured cyst is minimal and is unlikely to be clinically significant. ...Read more

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Could rectal bleeding be caused by an ovarian cyst?

Could rectal bleeding be caused by an ovarian cyst?

No: Ovarian cysts will not lead to rectal bleeding. However severe endometriosis may lead to both ovarian 'cysts' and rectal problems. If you don't have endometriosis, ovarian cysts would not be related to rectal problems. ...Read more

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Is it normal to bleed after you've had an ovarian cyst rupture?

Is it normal to bleed after you've had an ovarian cyst rupture?

Depends type of cyst: You mean bleed inside peritoneal cavity very small amount yes. Follicular cysts do repture all the time barely noticeable may bleed insignificant of blood, leuteal cyst will bleed more, pathological tumor cysts will bleed significant amount if they rupture , especially dermoid cysts will also cause peritonitis. ( chemical ). ...Read more

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I think I have an ovarian cyst. After sex I had some light bleeding, is that a symptom?

I think I have  an ovarian cyst. After sex I  had  some light bleeding, is that a symptom?

Not likely the cause: Typically ovarian cysts don't cause bleeding unnless they rupture or get twisted onto their own tubes etc...Light bleeding after sex is quite common for those having a male partner who is a bit on the long-side--repetitious trauma of the penis pushing/thrushing on the cervix which can bleed a bit. If u have some cervical polyps, fibroids, infections, cancer, bleeding is even more common. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have an ovarian cyst. A week ago I started to lightly bleed and discharge. Is this from the cyst and do I need to seek medical attention?

Not emergency: You do not need emergency attention for light bleeding. The six elf the cyst is important though; depending on how large it is (and how long you've had it) follow-up may certainly be needed. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Patterson
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Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding is a term describing the loss of blood. It can occur inside the body due to damage to blood vessels or organs or outside the body during menstruation or when there is a ...Read more


Dr. James Krick
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Ovarian Cyst (Definition)

A growth (often balloon like) on an ovary. It is often thin walled ...Read more