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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

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 accidentally started a new pack of birth control and skipped my period. Ialso have a ruptured ovarian cyst, can this cause a strange vaginal odor?

I accidentally started a new pack of birth control and skipped my period. Ialso have a ruptured ovarian cyst, can this cause a strange vaginal odor?

Not likely: Strange vaginal odors are often due to infections. See a qualified practitioner for a diagnosis and proper treatment. ...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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Can ovarian cysts cause bleeding after intercourse?

Can ovarian cysts cause bleeding after intercourse?

Ovarian cysts: An non-ruptured ovarian cyst would not have anything to do with bleeding after intercourse. A ruptured physiologic cyst (corpus luteum) could cause your period to happen earlier than expected. You should see your gyn. ...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 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 have ovarian cyst and me an my significant other had intercourse an he had gone really deep it caused sharp pain on my left side where the cyst is an the pain has worsened. Could he have ruptured my cyst if so what do I do. If helps my cyst is the size

I have ovarian cyst and me an my significant other had intercourse an he had gone really deep it caused sharp pain on my left side where the cyst is an the pain has worsened. Could he have ruptured my cyst if so what do I do. If helps my cyst is the size

May need to go to ER: If your abdominal pain continues to get worse, you should go to an ER in a hospital as Surgery may be necessary to remove the cyst if your pain is severe, persistent and associated with nausea/ vomiting or Fever.
If you remain relatively well for 24 hours then you could wait to see your doctor next week. ...Read more

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Was diagnosed with ovarian cyst before that ruptured. The signs of a smellie discharge and pain during intercourse is back. Can cyst return?

Was diagnosed with ovarian cyst before that ruptured. The signs of a smellie discharge and pain during intercourse is back. Can cyst return?

Yes it can: Yes cysts can return. A visit to the obgyn for an exam and sonogram would confirm. Vaginal odor can be a sign of bacterial vaginosis. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. It is a good idea to get checked out. ...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?

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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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

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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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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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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 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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I have periods that last 3 weeks with heavy bleeding. Severe pain during intercourse and ovarian cysts. Any ideas? I can't take hormones.

Need to see your doc: Periods longer than a week need evaluation by your gynecologist, as well as pain during intercourse. Could be a female gynecologic disorder. ...Read more

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I had a hemorrhagic ovarian cyst to rupture, how long should I wait to resume sexual intercourse?

I had a hemorrhagic ovarian cyst to rupture, how long should I wait to resume sexual intercourse?

When comfortable: An ovarian cyst is inside of your abdomen, the only thing that would keep you from having sex would be your comfort. You can't really hurt anything by having sex, so if you feel up to it and have the desire there is no reason not to. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cysts lead to painful intercourse?

Can ovarian cysts lead to painful intercourse?

Perhaps: Ovarian cysts are usually not painful alone or with intercourse. This is why ovarian cancer grows to advanced stages before it is discovered. Sometimes the location of the cyst or associated scar tissue can cause discomfort or pain, particularly an endometriosis cyst. The message is that cysts lead to a wide spectrum of symtoms but most often they are silent. ...Read more

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How long after ovarian cyst rupture should you wait before taking birth control and having intercourse?

How long after ovarian cyst rupture should you wait before taking birth control and having intercourse?

Birth control: Birth control initiation should not be delayed or even related to a cyst rupture. If you were prescribed oral contraceptives then they should be taken daily. If this is a new start then condoms should be used for two weeks. ...Read more

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Ovarian cyst, told to wait & see if it goes away. Now having pain in right ovary area that worsens with walking & sexual intercourse. What should I do?

Ovarian cysts: Most small (physiologic) cysts go away with time. If the pain worsens, then the first step is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. If this is unable to be tolerated or taken, then see your doctor. ...Read more

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I've a hemorrhagic ovarian cyst which is somewhat bleeding inside. My PCP's ordered for a 2nd test. Will sexual intercourse aggravate the situation?

I've a hemorrhagic ovarian cyst which is somewhat bleeding inside. My PCP's ordered for a 2nd test. Will sexual intercourse aggravate the situation?

It could do: It is quite possible that the thrusting could rupture a large cyst. Surprised you're not in pain if bleeding already. A rupture can be quite painful. Best get it taken care of first. Good luck! ...Read more

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After intercourse I started bleeding. I have an ovarian cyst. Pregnancy test is negative. Does that mean the cyst is popped? No pain just blood.

After intercourse I started bleeding. I have an ovarian cyst. Pregnancy test is negative. Does that mean the cyst is popped? No pain just blood.

Possibility: If you had a hemorrhagic cyst that popped, you may have some blood emerge from the uterus. If your cervix is friable or you weren't lubricated adequately you may also have some spotting/bleeding. One way to distinguish it is if it happens again with sex ...Read more

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I have an ovarian cyst, I haven't had a period in 2 months, and after intercourse today I had sharp stabbing pains in my abdomen and rectum. Help?!

I have an ovarian cyst, I haven't had a period in 2 months, and after intercourse today I had sharp stabbing pains in my abdomen and rectum. Help?!

Seek evaluation: Important to seek evaluation with your physician or at the emergency room. If home pregnancy test suggests you are pregnant (no period in 2 months), it's even more urgent that you seek evaluation to exclude an ectopic pregnancy (nonviable pregnancy located outside the uterine cavity that is potentially life-threatening). ...Read more

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I believe I had an ovarian cyst rupture last night after intercourse. The pain was unbearable! Today my ovaries are throbbing. Should I go to the ER?

I believe I had an ovarian cyst rupture last night after intercourse. The pain was unbearable! Today my ovaries are throbbing. Should I go to the ER?

Depends on pain: About the only treatment they can prescribe in the ER will be pain medications. If you can obtain pain relief with OTC pain meds (ibuprofen, naproxen, etc), then that may be all you need, acutely. If ovarian cysts are a problem, I suggest you consider Metformin and/or progesterone cream, which should give you some chronic relief. ...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?

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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Ovarian cyst ovaries may be removed can it be done vaginally I have abd adhesions and pelvic adhesions previously?

Ovarian cyst ovaries may be removed can it be done vaginally I have abd adhesions and pelvic adhesions previously?

Good question: Transvaginal removal of ovarian cyst would be difficult but percutaneous aspiration of the cysts under ultrasound or ct guidance may be very beneficial in your case if the cysts are causing symptoms. ...Read more

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Anal bleeding and vaginal bleeding. I have hemorrhoids and ovarian cysts? Should I be worried?

Anal bleeding and vaginal bleeding. I have hemorrhoids and ovarian cysts? Should I be worried?

Why worry?: Really! Go see a MD for your symptoms as "worry" never solves any issues. Both of those issues can be treated. ...Read more

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Can we do vaginal surgery for ovarian cyst?

Can we do vaginal surgery for ovarian cyst?

Laparoscopy: Most doctors would recommend a laparoscopic, minimally invasive surgery, for an ovarian cyst. No need to make a cut in the vagina. ...Read more

Vaginal Odor (Definition)

Vaginal discharge that suddenly differs in color, odor, or consistency, or significantly increases or decreases in amount, may indicate an underlying ...Read more


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Ovarian Cyst (Definition)

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