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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Fluid In Pelvis

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What cause is fluid in pelvis?

What cause is fluid in pelvis?

Depends: Small amount normal. Excess will indicate....inflammation/infection........

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What causes free fluid and pain in pelvis?

What causes free fluid and pain in pelvis?

A few possibilities: Several possibilities, all of them possibly serious: endometriosis; other causes of bleeding into the pelvis; infections like appendicitis or pelvic inflammatory disease (PID, tube infection); ruptured ovarian cyst; ectopic (tubal) pregnancy; a leak from another organ, such as intestine or bladder; and more. Keep working with your doctors on this. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can small to moderate amount of free fluid in pelvis be caused by important chronic constipation? 60 years old, no other findings

Can small to moderate amount of free fluid in pelvis be caused by important chronic constipation? 60 years old, no other findings

May be unrelated: Constipation is not likely to cause pelvic fluid. If you do not have any symptoms, this amount of fluid may be your normal.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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I have a cyst on my right ovary and fluid in my pelvis. Can this cause infertility?

I have a cyst on my right ovary and fluid in my pelvis. Can this cause infertility?

Fertility: Depending on how much of your ovary is involved with the cyst, could reduce your egg production and may reduce your chance of pregnancy. However this is all conjecture. Ask your OB. ...Read more

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What can simple free fluid dependently in the pelvis do? Can it cause 30lbs of unintentional weight loss in 4 months?

What can simple free fluid dependently in the pelvis do? Can it cause 30lbs of unintentional weight loss in 4 months?

Misinformed?: Free fluid is a symptom not a cause of illness. Free fluid is not the cause of your unintentional weight loss. It is a symptom of a problem and the problem MUST be diagnosed. ...Read more

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Small amount of fluid in pelvis on CT scan feb13 june 13 MRI showed moderate amount what can cause the fluid to build up?

Small amount of fluid in pelvis on CT scan feb13 june 13 MRI showed moderate amount what can cause the fluid to build up?

Fluid: For woman it is normal to have a small amount of fluid. This is called physiologic fluid. Fluid from an ovarian cyst can also cause free fluid. The fluid in feb isn't necessarily related to the fluid in june. ...Read more

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Why do I feel and hear fluid between rib cage and pelvis? What is the cause? What causes hard abdominal swelling? Cant eat or drink w/o vomiting

Why do I feel and hear fluid between rib cage and pelvis? What is the cause? What causes hard abdominal swelling? Cant eat or drink w/o vomiting

Mgt workup: This should be further evaluated. Please have your BP, blood tested for electrolytes and renal function.
You may be retaining fluid and avoiding excess salt intake is suggested. If you have a cough or pulmonary symptoms, please have a pulmonary/cardiac evaluation. ...Read more

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Trace pelvic free fluid is present. Septated cystic adnexal lesions are seen bilaterally measuring up to 3.8 x 2.7 CM on the left. Can they cause pain

Trace pelvic free fluid is present. Septated cystic adnexal lesions are seen bilaterally measuring up to 3.8 x 2.7 CM on the left. Can they cause pain

I believe they can: I am not an obgyn but I believe pain can come from these type of lesions especially if there is free pelvic fluid. Get an opinion from a real specialist in the field. ...Read more

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Just left the ED, CT showed lesion an spleen and free fluid in pelvic area, what are the possible causes of these findings?

Just left the ED, CT showed lesion an spleen and free fluid in pelvic area, what are the possible causes of these findings?

Spleen/free fluid: It is hard to know what the lesion in your spleen is without a better description. Some free fluid in the pelvis is normal, a larger amount may indicate a rupture. Review the scan with your doctor today to sort this out. All the best. ...Read more

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Facial swells, pelvic ultrasound shows slight fluid retention, kidney and liver functions are normal. What might be the cause of the swelling?

Facial swells, pelvic ultrasound shows slight fluid retention, kidney and liver functions are normal. What might be the cause of the swelling?

Fluid retention: Your fluid retention is most likely due to hormonal factors. Follow a low salt diet by not adding salt to cooking or at the table. If fluid retention persists, your physician may order a mild diuretic for you to use temporarily. Be sure to take a potassium supplement if you do take a diuretic. Your physician may also test your thyroid status. ...Read more

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I had pain in my lower left pelvic area. Not pregnant. Ultrasound showed COMPLEX FLUID WITH DEBRIS WITHIN THE ENDOMETRIAL CANAL. What could cause this?

I had pain in my lower left pelvic area. Not pregnant. Ultrasound showed COMPLEX FLUID WITH DEBRIS WITHIN THE ENDOMETRIAL CANAL. What could cause this?

Complex fluid: Complex fluid & debris inside the uterus in the absence of a pregnancy is most likely a collection of blood with blood clots. Additionally, there may be a polyp or fibroid adding to the complex appearance on ultrasound. Recommendation would be dependent on reason for the ultrasound but could include repeat u/s after the next period to see if it's still there. Saline infusion u/s would be helpful. ...Read more

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Painful right side pelvic internal examination, right sided lower abdo pain, fever 7 days, right siDE fluid CT scan, NEG STI swabs. Possible causes?

Painful right side pelvic internal examination, right sided lower abdo pain, fever 7 days, right siDE fluid CT scan, NEG STI swabs. Possible causes?

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. Lower right sided pain is concerning for appendicitis and pelvic inflammatory disease ...Read more

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Hi, what is the cause when my fluid comes out of genitals there's bad smell?

Hi, what is the cause when my fluid comes out of genitals there's bad smell?

Bad smell.: Most likely cause is a bacterial infection. But it can be a std. You need to follow up with you medical doctor, for further work up. ...Read more

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If I get out my ovaries, do I need hormones. I cannot tolerate cause they cause fluid retetnion?

If I get out my ovaries, do I need hormones. I cannot tolerate cause they cause fluid retetnion?

No: You do not need hormones if you take out your ovaries. Your ovaries are not making hormones at the age of 57. Minimal amounts of hormones are mad eat this age by your ovaries. They should not affect you or your health. ...Read more

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What causes white fluid discharge from vagina?

What causes white fluid discharge from vagina?

Normal: A white discharge that has no abnormal odor, itch, or burning is normal. If you are ever unsure, however, get a checkup by your obgyn. ...Read more

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I have been leaking clear fluids from my vagina all day any ideas what causes that?

I have been leaking clear fluids from my vagina all day any ideas what causes that?

It depends.: Vaginal discharge can be due to many different things. Sometimes it's normal to have a little but if discharge if no other symptoms. Constant discharge could be indicative of an infection, leakage of urine (in continence), fistula a between the bladder and vagina, and in some rare occasions, certain cancers can present like that also. If it's not going away you should go see your doctor ...Read more

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Vagina always producing white, thick, smelly, sticky fluid. What is the cause of this? I am not sexually active and I never have been.

Vagina always producing white, thick, smelly, sticky fluid. What is the cause of this? I am not sexually active and I never have been.

Yeast: Most common cause in your situation is a yeast infection. Try an over counter treatment such as GyneLotrimin (clotrimazole). If no better in a few days, see a doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have chronic serositis and hip lymphedema. The fluid collects on different sides depending on gravity and sitting position. What causes this?

I have chronic serositis and hip lymphedema. The fluid collects on different sides depending on gravity and sitting position. What causes this?

You said it well.: Because of the "pull" of gravity, fluid that is "free" in the tissues will move toward the "dependent" portion of the body. In other words, whichever portion of the body is "down" for a period of time, the fluid will go there because of gravity. ...Read more

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What would cause hardening and soreness in the belly in your lower abdomen after being on fluid pills?

What would cause hardening and soreness in the belly in your lower abdomen after being on fluid pills?

Low Pottasium: Low electrolytes- pottasium, magnesium, calcium, chloride sodium in descending order can occur with diuresis. Bannana will help. See pmd. ...Read more

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What are the chances that very little pre-ejaculatory fluid on the outside of the vagina causes pregnancy?

What are the chances that very little pre-ejaculatory fluid on the outside of the vagina causes pregnancy?

Usually none: Things on the outside of vaginas don't cause pregnancies. If worried, a urine pregnancy test done correctly gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and therefore lead to a repeat test. ...Read more

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Please, there is a discharge of whitish fluid from my penis after urinating or after toilet. What may be the cause and the drugs to cure it.

Please, there is a discharge of whitish fluid from my penis after urinating or after toilet. What may be the cause and the drugs to cure it.

May be urethritis: This may be an infection or inflammation of the penis canal. It also may be a discharge from other glands like the prostate. I would have this evaluated by a physician if this is something new ...Read more

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Hpv caused vagina fluid to burn my hand what type?

Hpv caused vagina fluid to burn my hand what type?

Medication?: Hpv would not cause this but I am wondering if your partner was using a medication called aldara (imiquimod). This is a medication for genital warts and it can cause irritation and burning to the skin. ...Read more