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I have ovarian cyst 5 cm my dr prescribe me clomid (clomiphene) im affraid to use cause I know it may make cyst worse I cant understand why he precribe it then?

I have ovarian cyst 5 cm my dr prescribe me clomid (clomiphene) im affraid to use cause I know it may make cyst worse I cant understand why he precribe it then?

Can"t understand why: It would be very valuable to ask your Gyn directly: 1-what is planned for your 5 cm ovarian cyst and 2- what is the purpose of taking clomid (clomiphene)....? or to seek a second opinion. A mistake may have been made. ...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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Can I take clomid (clomiphene) if I have ovarian cyst?

Can I take clomid (clomiphene) if I have ovarian cyst?

Depends: If the cyst is large, you wouldn't want to take clomid (clomiphene) until the cyst was gone. If you had a physiologic ovarian cyst that was small, it wouldn't matter. This is a decision your doc is trained to make. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Can I get ovarian cysts with being on Clomid (clomiphene) for 4 cycles?

Can I get ovarian cysts with being on Clomid (clomiphene) for 4 cycles?

Yes: Clomid (clomiphene) can cause cysts. The chance is higher in women with pcos. And it can make extra eggs which can lead to cyst formation. They are temporary and generally go away. ...Read more

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Is it a good idea to take Clomid (clomiphene) while I have an ovarian cyst?

No: There is a risk that Clomid (clomiphene) can further increase the size of the cyst causing more problems. It is best to wait until cyst resolves to start clomid (clomiphene). Best wishes. ...Read more

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Clomid (clomiphene) and cyst. I have a 2-3cm ovarian cyst. Is this contraindication for using clomid (clomiphene)? Age:29 bmi:19, 8

Depends on doctor: Your doctor will need to evaluate the cyst -- the size and the type of cyst to determine if this is right time to trigger ovulation with clomid (clomiphene). Most would not delay with such a small cyst. ...Read more

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35 y/o with dermoid ovarian cyst 3.9cm. Is is safe to get pregnant with clomid (clomiphene) and having the cyst? Or should I remove the cyst before pregnancy?

35 y/o with dermoid ovarian cyst 3.9cm. Is is safe to get pregnant with clomid (clomiphene) and having the cyst? Or should I remove the cyst before pregnancy?

See your Doctor: Dermoids can rupture if they grow and can undergo torsion (twisting cutting off the blood supply). Both would require surgery which you do not want to have to go through if you are pregnant. See your doctor for evaluation and discuss whether this should be removed soon ...Read more

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I have pcos. I began taking Clomid (clomiphene) and ended up with a 9 CM ovarian cyst on my only remaining ovary. What should I do? I don't want to lose it!

I have pcos. I began taking Clomid (clomiphene) and ended up with a 9 CM ovarian cyst on my only remaining ovary. What should I do? I don't want to lose it!

Talk to your Dr: Large ovarian cysts are not to be taken lightly. If it truly was from the stimulation then despite its size it mighty go away on its own. Suppression with ocs or progestins might be of benefit. At that size however, a cystectomy might be needed if the suppression and time fail. If surgery is needed, it can hopefully be done laparoscopically (mis) to make recovery easier and decrease scar potential. ...Read more

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Day-3 ultrasound shown a 6.4cm by 4.3cm ovarian cyst. Doctor said my estrogen level is 106 and so I can start Clomid (clomiphene) 75mg. Good to start? Or wait?

I would not: Start a patient of mine under these conditions, but your doctor may have different approach with different reasoning. You should ask your doctor to clarify if you are uncomfortable with the decision to start. ...Read more

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1 cycle Clomid (clomiphene) 50mg, No ovarian cyst, 23 days late period cycle, 2 negative pregnacy test. What can be wrong?? Can hpt be false?

Go see Clomid (clomiphene) MD: There are a lot of possibilities that need to be sorted out by the MD who is giving you the Clomid (clomiphene) Rx. ...Read more

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Can sexual intercourse cause ovarian cysts to rupture?

Can sexual intercourse cause ovarian cysts to rupture?

Possibly: If it is very vigorous, the lady is thin, and the cyst is large. Not too often, but can happen. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cysts rupture cause constipation?

Can ovarian cysts rupture cause constipation?

Yes: If an ovarian cyst "ruptured" and the contents of this cyst (sometimes blood) get into the abdomen, it can cause a "slowing" of your bowels and constipation. Check a pregnancy test and call your doctor tomorrow. ...Read more

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Can having intercourse cause an ovarian cyst to rupture?

Can having intercourse cause an ovarian cyst to rupture?

Possible: Intercourse with deep penetration causes the uterus to move. The ovary is attached to the uterus by the ovarian ligament, so it is possible. ...Read more

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I was just wondering when an ovarian cyst ruptures, can it cause more harm to your eggs?

I was just wondering when an ovarian cyst ruptures, can it cause more harm to your eggs?

Generally No: If an ovarian cyst is of moderate size and ruptures, you may have some short-lived pain, but it should not harm any remaining egg cells in your ovary. ...Read more

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Why do the Dr's keep sending me home with pain meds for my ovarian cysts even now when I've had 1 rupture and cause internel bleeding w/serve pain.

Why do the Dr's keep sending me home with pain meds for my ovarian cysts even now when I've had 1 rupture and cause internel bleeding w/serve pain.

Obgyn: Without knowing the details it is hard to comment. Perhaps you are being seen in the ER and not in an office by an obgyn. If so schedule a visit in the office with an Obgyn (our office is close to you) so that you can be properly evaluated. ...Read more

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What causes an ovarian cyst to rupture?

What causes an ovarian cyst to rupture?

Menstruation: Cysts are a normal part of the menstrual cycle. The ovary forms a "corpus luteum cyst" which ruptures near the time of menstruation if no fertilization occurs. It is thought that this may be one cause of benign ovarian cysts that keep growing. ...Read more

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What can cause an ovarian cyst to rupture?

What can cause an ovarian cyst to rupture?

Like a balloon: An ovarian cyst can rupture when it reaches a certain size, when the wall thins out, when the cyst ages, with change in hormones or with a minor trauma. Many times the rupture is without symptoms, however sometimes it can be very painful, can bleed, can require emergency or urgent health care. Your doc can monitor your cyst with ultrasound and exam. ...Read more

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Can an orgasm without penetration cause an ovarian cyst to rupture?

Can an orgasm without penetration cause an ovarian cyst to rupture?

Unlikely: I depends on how the non penetrating orgasm was achieved but unlikely to cause an ovarian cyst rupture unless there was activity on the abdomen over the ovarian cyst. ...Read more

Rupture (Definition)

When a hollow structure like an blood vessel, a cyst, bladder, bowel, etc bursts we ...Read more


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Ovarian Cyst (Definition)

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