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Indeterminate but concerning lymph nodes in the mesenteric lymph nodes...In a CT scan report. Aslo 2 cyst near ovary. Doe this mean cancer.

Indeterminate but concerning lymph nodes in the mesenteric lymph nodes...In a CT scan report. Aslo 2 cyst near ovary. Doe this mean cancer.

Not necessarily: Why was the ct done in the first place? Slightly enlarged lymph nodes in the mesentery are not specific for cancer. They may be normal variant or inflamed nodes. Cysts in the ovary or near? If simple cysts unlikely to be malignant again. However, one's symptoms that led to ct scan should be the context in which one reviews imaging or lab results. ...Read more

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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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What is a cyst on ovary?

What is a cyst on ovary?

Ovary is CysticOrgan: Each egg which develops is surrounded by a sphere of follicular cells which support the egg cell ; secrete fluid inward resulting in cysts, typically no symptoms; occasionally cysts become very large (no egg release; ? infertile). Sometimes one, or several follicles will become much larger than usual ; easier to see on ultrasound. In metabolic syndrome ; diabetes cysts ; infertility ??; ? ?carb. ...Read more

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Cyst can an ovary untwist by itself?

Cyst can an ovary untwist by itself?

Ovarian torsion: Ovarian torsion its a surgical emergency. Ovaries can twist and untwist at any moment causing severe symptoms and possible permanent damage to the ovary involved. It can also create an embolus due to this twisting and untwisting. Please see you obgyn asap for follow up. ...Read more

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Is a 5 centimeter cyst on my ovary big?

Is a 5 centimeter cyst on my ovary big?

Ovarian cyst: Ovarian cysts can range in size from 1.5cm to more than 30cm, so 5cm is probably moderate sized. ...Read more

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What can you do for a cyst on my ovary?

What can you do for a cyst on my ovary?

Time or surgery: Cysts on the ovary will frequently go away on their own with time (2-3 months). If they are persistent and large, laparoscopic surgery is usually the treatment of choice. At surgery, they can be shelled out of the ovary and removed. Sometimes what appears to be an ovarian cyst on ultrasound is found at surgery to be something else such as a fluid fill ovarian tumor or fallopian tube cyst. ...Read more

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How long does a cyst last on the ovary?

How long does a cyst last on the ovary?

A wk: It lasts around a week if it is because of corpus leutium., other causes may take longer. ...Read more

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What can multiple cysts on my ovary be?

What can multiple cysts on my ovary be?

Could be normal: Could be abnormal. Depends on what they look like and how big they are. If they are small and "simple" and there is only one than this is unlikely a cuase for concern. I would speak to your obgyn to get a full overview. ...Read more

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What does a 5.3 cyst on your ovary look like?

What does a 5.3 cyst on your ovary look like?

Large blister: Most ovarian cysts are benign and physiologic (meaning part of natural processes and not 'disease' related). A 5.3 cm cyst would be just over 2 inches in greatest size. A common appearance for an ovarian cyst is a thin wall filled with fluid (somewhat simlar to a blister on a toe or heel). Some ovarian cysts can be related to neoplasia / tumor / malignancy. These often have solid coponents. ...Read more

Ovary (Definition)

The usually paired female or hermaphroditic reproductive organ that produces ova and, in vertebrates, ...Read more