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What STDs can cause ovarian cysts?

What STDs can cause ovarian cysts?

None: Chlamydia and gonorrhea can cause tubo-ovarian abscesses, which are collections of pus involving the fallopian tubes and ovaries. These may appear cystic on imaging studies (ultrasound or ct scan), but are not truly ovarian cysts. ...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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Are there any std's that cause ovarian cysts?

Are there any std's that cause ovarian cysts?

Chlamydia: Chlamydia can cause pelvic inflamatory disease and can form abcess in the ovariies (can look like cysts possibly). ...Read more

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Could ovarian cyst be caused by std?

Could ovarian cyst be caused by std?

No: Sexually transmitted infections would not cause ovarian cysts. However sometimes severe pelvic infections will cause pelvic pain that may mimic some symptoms similar to ovarian cysts. An ultrasound and cervical cultures could help sort that out. ...Read more

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Should I be worried about an std? Are ovarian cysts serious?

Should I be worried about an std? Are ovarian cysts serious?

Maybe / depends: If you're asking, you probably have reason to worry about stds and need to go get tested. Most family doctors / internists and all ob/gyns could test, as can most urgent cares. Ovarian cysts are usually not dangerous, but they can be painful, and you need tests to be sure it's not dangerous. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Last 2 nights after sex have increased pelvic pain 4 30min I have multi ovarian cyst, no stds or other symptoms. Could I have ruptured a small cyst?

Last 2 nights after sex have increased pelvic pain 4 30min I have multi ovarian cyst, no stds or other symptoms. Could I have ruptured a small cyst?

Pain/Pregnancy: 31 yo woman at 38 weeks of gestation past medical history significant for ovarian cysts c/o pain after sex of 2 nights duration. Please consult your treating OB physician if you are indeed 38 weeks pregnant you need to be evaluated asap. Good luck. ...Read more

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I get a lower stomach pain during sex- in some positions- no STD or endometriosis have already been checked. Had a ovarian cyst- waiting for check up.

I get a lower stomach pain during sex- in some positions- no STD or endometriosis have already been checked. Had a ovarian cyst- waiting for check up.

Pain with Sex: This could be totally normal. It is probably al's a good idea to avoid the position so as not to replicate the pain. If you are not pained in other positions, you may have solved the problem. ...Read more

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Can I ever become pregnant? Well me and my husband have been trying to conceive a child, well for a couple months now. Yet I still think back to when I was younger that I had ovarian cysts, but they were not big. Could this be why? We do not have stds, or

Can I ever become pregnant? Well me and my husband have been trying to conceive a child, well for a couple months now. Yet I still think back to when I was younger that I had ovarian cysts, but they were not big. Could this be why? We do not have stds, or

Time will tell: Most fertility docs would have you try for a year without success before considering it time for you & your partner to have an evaluation. Your obgyn could do some preliminary workup but would likely send you both on for additional workup. Babies require 2 fertile parents & both can have issues. ...Read more

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Have small ovarian cysts. I'm on BC for pain. Recently, have random pencil stabbing like pains in either ovary. No STDs. No infections. Any ideas?

Have small ovarian cysts. I'm on BC for pain. Recently, have random pencil stabbing like pains in either ovary. No STDs. No infections. Any ideas?

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. ...Read more

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2 cm ovarian cyst, left hydosalpinx. Gyn treated with antibiotics. Will it go away? Never had std, why did it occur in the first place?

2 cm ovarian cyst, left hydosalpinx. Gyn treated with antibiotics. Will it go away? Never had std, why did it occur in the first place?

Hydrosalpinx: Pelvic inflammatin can occur with non STD bacteria as well and is typically less severe than the type associated with an STD. In addition, some women have been exposed to chlamydia and took an antibiotic that treated it without knowing it. This is called silent chlamydia. A chlamydia trachomatis IgG can be ordered to see if that is the case. This is a blood test. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cysts be caused by sti?

Can ovarian cysts be caused by sti?

No, ...: Ovarian cysts are caused by the inherent nature of ovarian and not connected with STI. But Theoretically, a healed STI-related abscess may leave behind a pseudo space like a cyst. In practice, that is very unlikely because nowadays, an abscess will be drained and healed with no chance to for a pseudo cyst. So, no. ...Read more

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Can masturbatiom cause ovarian cysts?

Can masturbatiom cause ovarian cysts?

No: Life is difficult enough without people trying to worry you over something like this. Ovarian cysts are extremely common and only the large ones come to a physician's attention; most are harmless. I trust you're having the cysts followed. ...Read more

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What is the cause of ovarian cysts in women?

What is the cause of ovarian cysts in women?

Many causes: Go to http://www. Emedicinehealth. Com/ovarian_cysts/article_em. Htm

there you will find all the answers you seek (that are possible to answer).

Most important is you see your gyn if you feel you have these symptoms. ...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 causes Hemorragic Ovarian Cyst & what are the symptoms?!

What causes Hemorragic Ovarian Cyst & what are the symptoms?!

Pain!: Ovulation involves a small cyst on the ovary called a follicle. It is very active hormonally and requires a large blood supply. Sometimes something goes wrong and a blood vessel breaks causing bleeding into the follicle that expands with blood and forms a hemorrhagic cyst on the ovary. The most common symptom is pain on one side of your lower abdomen. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Could progesterone cause ovarian cysts?

Could progesterone cause ovarian cysts?

No: Progesterone doesn't cause ovarian cysts. Progesterone is produced by luteal cysts (where an egg was released from). ...Read more

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What are the causes of ovarian cyst in a girl?

What are the causes of ovarian cyst in a girl?

Many: Small "cysts" of the ovary are common and a normal part of the ovary developing "eggs." at times this process goes haywire and a baseball size or ^ fluid filled cyst and form. Frequently, they "dissolve" and no treatment is needed. However, these patients should see a gyn doctor and be followed since it is possible for these "cysts" to form more serious masses that could need surgical treatment. ...Read more

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Might having ovarian cysts cause a miscarriage?

Might having ovarian cysts cause a miscarriage?

No: Ovaries have cysts early in pregnancy to produce Progesterone to keep the pregnancy safe. This is a normal finding, they are called corpus luteum! ...Read more

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Can ovarian cyst cause blood clots?

Can ovarian cyst cause blood clots?

No: Every month you form ovarian cysts - these, in most cases, are totally normal. If you are having abnormal bleeding and passing blood clots, you need a visit with an ob/gyn, an exam, an endometrial biopsy and an ultrasound. ...Read more

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Can dysmenorrhea cause ovarian cyst?

Can dysmenorrhea cause ovarian cyst?

No: Dysmenorrhea - painful menses - can be caused by a number of things, including endometriosis, uterine fibroids, or certain other problems. An ovarian cyst may cause some pelvic pain, though not specifically dysmenorrhea. An ultrasound would be one way to find this out. Good luck. ...Read more

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Could ovarian cysts cause leg weakness?

Could ovarian cysts cause leg weakness?

If gigantic: Typical ovarian cysts are too small to compress nerves leaving the lower spinal cord to enter the leg. A super large cyst could conceivably affect the retro-peritoneal ilio-hypogastric or ilio-inguinal nerves, or even the femoral, but I have never encountered this. I have seen post-operative complications affecting all of these nerves however. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cyst cause delay in period?

Depends: If the cyst is due to anovulation (egg which has not released) there are a variety of abnormal menstrual patterns which may be seen, including a delay in period. If appropriate a pregnancy test should be done for delayed or missed periods. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cysts cause severe neck pain?

Can ovarian cysts cause severe neck pain?

Ovarian cysts: No, not directly. There is no obvious connection. Please see your PCP for evaluation. ...Read more

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Can fibroid and ovarian cyst cause nausea?

Can fibroid and ovarian cyst cause nausea?

Perhaps: Rarely some ovarian cysts do produce hormones that can cause nausea. It is unusual. Please consult a gynecologist to rule out other problems. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cysts cause bladder infections?

Can ovarian cysts cause bladder infections?

No: There should not be any correlation. Bladder infections usually occur as bacteria enter the urethra and ascend into the bladder. There should not be an association with ovarian cysts. ...Read more

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