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Cycst On Ovaries
Not so likely: Women with polycystic ovaries are at increased risk for endometrial cancer because of the hormonal chaos. The cysts of the ovaries in polycystic disease aren't undergoing rapid cell turnover, hence the low cancer risk. By contrast, primary cancers announce themselves as individual cysts but grow rapidly. ...Read more
Several reasons: Pain in your lower abdomen, or pelvis, could be from your ovaries; but it could also be from other parts of your body (uterus, bladder, intestines etc.) or other conditions. Finding out why you are having pain really requires evaluation by your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No, but a cyst could: Ovaries don't pop from blunt trauma, because they are small (size and shape of a large almond), are solid, and are deep in the pelvis. However, an ovarian cyst (a liquid-filled lump on the surface of an ovary) that keeps growing can get to several inches in diameter. Such a cyst could "pop" from trauma, which would likely cause great abdominal pain with internal bleeding (and a trip to the E.R.). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Rule out PID: I'm wondering and if you're having pain on both sides. One possibility is pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). This occurs when chlamydia or gonorrhea go untreated and then cause infection, inflammation and pain in your Fallopian tubes or the ovary. This should be checked for and treated ASAP. Untreated PID can lead to infertility. If you have had unprotected sex please see someone ASAP ...Read more
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