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Do ovarian cysts cause a foul vaginal discharge?

Do ovarian cysts cause a foul vaginal discharge?

Usually not: A foul vaginal discharge is most likely from a vaginal infection, an infection in the cervix or bleeding from the vagina or cervix. It is not caused by an ovarian cyst. See your doctor to find out what is causing the foul discharge. ...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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Does a ovarian cyst possibly cause increase in vaginal discharge? Certain cysts or any can? I have corpus luteal

Does a ovarian cyst possibly cause increase in vaginal discharge? Certain cysts or any can? I have corpus luteal

Vag discharge: Discharge is a problem that many suffer with...The quality and quantity of it change according to your hormone levels during the month. .. The timing of a cyst may coincide with an increased amount of thin discharge right before ovulation, but it is the hormones causing both not the cyst causing the discharge. ...Read more

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Pink watery foul smelling vaginal discharge. Not a fishy odor. Have an iud. Also have ovarian cyst rupture before discharge began. Causes?

Pink watery foul smelling vaginal discharge. Not a fishy odor. Have an iud. Also have ovarian cyst rupture before discharge began. Causes?

See your doctor: Your doctor will have to do an examination, run some tests, and look at the discharge under the microscope to see what specifically is wrong. ...Read more

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How to differentiate between impantation vaginal discharge and ovarian cyst vaginal discharge??

How to differentiate between impantation vaginal discharge and ovarian cyst vaginal discharge??

Pregnancy test: A positive pregnancy test would be associated with implantation bleeding. An ovarian cyst may cause some degree of fluid inside the abdominal cavity but not a vaginal discharge. ...Read more

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Is fleshy greenish yellow vaginal discharge a symptom of ovarian cysts?

Is fleshy greenish yellow vaginal discharge a symptom of ovarian cysts?

No: You can have discharge with a cyst but that is not the way to diagnose a cyst- a pelvic ultrasound will diagnose a cyst so see your gyn or a gyn or go to the er if you are in pain and do not have a gyn. ...Read more

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3 weeks post op from laparotomy for ovarian cyst. Very nauseous every time I eat, lost 15-20lbs. I've had orangish vaginal discharge. And a sore throat

3 weeks post op from laparotomy for ovarian cyst. Very nauseous every time I eat, lost 15-20lbs. I've had orangish vaginal discharge. And a sore throat

Call your doctor: Too many things going on at once. Need to call the surgeon. Might need an exam in the office, maybe labs, and might need to see your internal medicine doctor. This isn't a question that can be answered here. ...Read more

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Does an ovarian cyst ever cause you to get vaginal itching and discharge?

Does an ovarian cyst ever cause you to get vaginal itching and discharge?

No.: Bacteria and yeast are common causes of vaginal itching and discharge. An ovarian cyst would not be related. Talk to your doctor to determine the cause of your symptoms and then get the right treatment. ...Read more

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Can your ovarian cysts cause vaginal burning, itching?

Can your ovarian cysts cause vaginal burning, itching?

Not usually: It sounds like you may have an unrelated irritation or infection. You could try an over the counter vaginal yeast preparation, but if this does not help, see a doctor. If the burning is associated with urination have a sample of your urine checked for infection. ...Read more

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Does ovarian cysts cause vaginal pain when feeling an urge to urinate or just in everyday activities?

Does ovarian cysts cause vaginal pain when feeling an urge to urinate or just in everyday activities?

Here are some...: Most of patients with ovarian cysts should not cause urinary urgency or vaginal pain except few may grow to reach huge size like a pregnant uterus. But to solve the mystery behind your symptoms has not to be that hard by following instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain idea & insight on how to work with doc so to deduce right Dx for right Rx, care, . . ...Read more

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Can an ovarian cyst leak and cause a watery discharge and foul odor that is not "fishy"?

Can an ovarian cyst leak and cause a watery discharge and foul odor that is not "fishy"?

No. Other causes: An ovarian cyst may form naturally as part of a functioning menstrual cycle. If it leaks/ruptures, cyst fluid is released into the pelvic cavity. No ovarian cyst causes leakage from the vagina. Discharge from the vagina could be caused by a variety of things. Some are infections, others are bacterial overgrowth (Bacterial Vaginosis). Vaginal douching is not recommended. Seek an MD visit for exam. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cysts cause discharge?

Can ovarian cysts cause discharge?

Should not: Cysts may be uncomfortable but should not cause discharge. If you have endometrioma/endometriosis you may have some increased pain or bleeding. ...Read more

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Can an ovarian cyst cause a greenish discharge on tampon?

Can an ovarian cyst cause a greenish discharge on tampon?

No: Ovarian cysts don't cause a vaginal discharge. A green discharge on tampon is more likely due to a vaginal or cervical infection. A woman usually needs an exam to figure out if she has a vaginal or cervical infection. ...Read more

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Why do ovarian cyst cause vaginal cramps?

Why do ovarian cyst cause vaginal cramps?

Ov. Cysts should not: An ovarian cyst may cause pelvic or lower abdominal pains but not "vaginal cramps". Most ovarian cysts are transient, functional and silent. .. and resolve spontaneously. Pain may be caused by cyst enlargement, bleeding within the cyst, twisting... and other factors which depend on the size, type, nature. ..of the cyst. Consult your gynecologist if you are concerned or your symptoms persist. ...Read more

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Can an busted ovarian cyst cause vaginal odor?

Can an busted ovarian cyst cause vaginal odor?

No: The ovary is not connected to your vagina. There is no relationship between an ovarian cyst and vaginal odor. Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. ...Read more

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Can an ovarian cyst cause a lot of bleeding & discharge on tampon?

Can an ovarian cyst cause a lot of bleeding & discharge on tampon?

Usually not: An ovarian cyst usually does not cause a lot of bleeding and discharge on a tampon. Vaginal bleeding usually comes from the inside of the uterus or the cervix or the vagina. Bleeding from an ovarian cyst causes bleeding in the abdomen - this almost never comes out the uterus. ...Read more

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Could an ovarian cyst cause you to have black discharge during the next period?

Could an ovarian cyst cause you to have black discharge during the next period?

Not per se: An ovarian cyst by itself should not alter the menstrual bleeding. However, depending on the type of cyst, it may be associated with hormonal disturbance.
Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD.
Consult this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Can an ovarian cyst cause vaginal pain? Also, if the pain is getting worse does that mean it is rupturing?

Radiating pain: An ovarian cyst that is about to ovulate, or rupture or if it is getting twisted (torsed) can cause pain to radiate anywhere including your vagina

if it worsens or doesn't improve by your next cycle you might want to see your pediatrician gynecologist. ...Read more

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Ovarian cyst cause a change in discharge? Experiencing sharp pain in lower left side and a thick white/milky stretchy discharge with mild odor.

Ovarian cyst cause a change in discharge? Experiencing sharp pain in lower left side and a thick white/milky stretchy discharge with mild odor.

Discharge: I would look to other causes of this pain and rule out cervicitis, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, urerthritis or a urinary tract infection. You need to see a doctor to have a urine test and a pelvic exam and possibly cultures taken to determine the cause. Hope this helps ...Read more

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Will an ovarian cyst cause a foul smelling discharge?

No: The ovaries are not connected to the uterus or vagina. An ovarian cyst is a separate issue from malodorous vaginal discharge. This is a sign of infection, such as bv, and should be evaluated and treated. This is especially important if you are having pelvic pain that you are assuming is an ovarian cyst, but might actually be a sign of a pelvic infection! ...Read more

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Is a ovarian cyst suppose to hurt really bad? And is the cyst what's cause this almost clear whiteish discharge?

Is a ovarian cyst suppose to hurt really bad? And is the cyst what's cause this almost clear whiteish discharge?

Yes&No: Yes, Ovarian Cysts can hurt really bad. The clear white discharge is unlikely from the ovarian cyst. Likely either vaginal juices or infection. Clear white discharge could be yeast-but that is usually thicker and curd like-Cheese like. Bacterial infections also-but they usually smell pretty foul. Other consideration isPelvic Inflammatory Disease. Should see a Gyn Doctor. ...Read more

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Is it possible to remove ovarian cysts through vaginal?

Is it possible to remove ovarian cysts through vaginal?

Usually not: Ovarian cysts, when they need to be removed, are usually removed abdominally and most often laparoscopically - belly button surgery. There was a time when ovarian cysts were occasionally removed vaginally but that is rarely done. ...Read more

Discharge (Definition)

Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more


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Vaginal Discharge (Definition)

Vaginal discharge is defined as secretions being expelled by the vagina. This can be physiologic or pathologic. Some common causes of abnormal vaginal discharge and yeast infections, bacterial vaginosis and sexually transmitted infections like ...Read more