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Cyst On Spleen Causes
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
Usually unknown: The cause of most liver cysts is unknown. Liver cysts can be start at birth (such as in the rare disorder Polycystic Liver Disease) or can develop at a later time. They usually grow slowly and are not detected until adulthood. In some foreign countries, there is a parasite called echinococcus that can cause liver cysts. ...Read more
Can a splenic hemangioma cause splenic swelling? Would a tumor on your spleen cause splenic swelling?
Possible: If either one is large enough it can. ...Read more
"A 1.0 cm cystic lesion is noted abutting the left ovary which could be exophytic cyst or follicle. Numerous nabothian cysts on uterus." Is this bad?
No: does not have any significance forget about 1 cm cysts they come and go all the time ...Read more
On left knee- inner, fatty part- I have several large bean size moveable, tender lumps. Conditions that could cause this? Cancer? Begnin cysts?
Yes, all of the abov: Asking same question daily would not help you and also wastes physician time. A visit to a doctor's office is the only solution to your concerns, so go see one please! ...Read more
I know cysts of the epidermis are relatively common, but what about other cysts on testicles? Ultrasound found 2 x 1 x 2 mm cyst on testicle.
Here is some...: I do know you wish to hear "yes or no" answer; life reality tells nothing is perfect or best, but reasonable. In fact & despite touted medical advance, all healthcare is still best on INDIRECT evidence from continual collection & analysis of available experience. So, follow advice from your doctor with testicular self-exam & periodic US so to watch whatever may be inside testis and see. ...Read more
Left ovary measures 5.4x4.3x4.3cm on sonogram. Contains 1 complex 3.3cm cyst and 1 simple 2.5cm cyst. Could this cause urinary frequency?
Highly unlikely: I'd look at other more likely causes first. ...Read more
Liver cysts: doubtful, depends on what they actually are. Perform a virtual consult for better clarification. ...Read more
Monitoring Centers: The lymphatic system absorbs and carries things too big to go into the arteries and veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. A lymph node "tastes" the lymph to see if anything bad is there like bacteria, viruses, cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and enlarges in response to the inflammation they create when they react. There are many causes. ...Read more
NO: This generally appears in the arm pits or groin area. ...Read more
NO, not likely: There is no connection between these two sites as they are so far apart from each other. ...Read more