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Cysts that don't cause cosmetic or functional problems are usually left alone. A cyst that's inflamed, ruptured or infected may be treated with:
incision and drainage, total excision. This surgical technique removes the entire cyst and so prevents recurrence.
Injection of steroid.
Your doctor will choose the bet way for you. ...Read more
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
Please explain: Please be more descriptive, how big is the cyst, where is it situated, any symptoms like pain, itching?, any history of injury? Did a urologist examine you? What did he recommend? Please answer these questions and I a urologist can respond within 24 yours ...Read more
The non drug treatments for Cyst include:: Cyst drainage, Femur cyst removal, Pancreatic cyst surgery, Perineural cyst aspiration, Ovarian cyst removal, Ganglion cyst aspiration, Ultrasound guided aspiration of renal cyst, Breast cyst needle drainage, Incision and drainage of pilonidal cyst, Ovarian cyst drainage using vaginal approach, Ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration of breast. ...Read more
Brain MRI showed very tiny pituitary gland cyst, didn't mention any treatments is this safe? Worried that its a tumour?!
Its normal: Its normal. Don't worry be happyGet a more detailed answer ›
S.O & I trying for baby#2 for 8 mths now & Dr found a cyst & wants me to take B.CFor 3mths won't that affect me trying to convince after the treatment?
Ah, PCOS: Would be treated that way. Certainly birth control will prevent pregnancy by giving hormones all the time and messing up cycling. Some people have part of the ovary making high amounts of hormones...making their own internal birth control pill. The hope (it is at best 50/50) is that stopping everything w. birth control hits the reset button. ...Read more
Mucinous cyst: Depends on where, etc. Surgical removal.Get a more detailed answer ›
Cyst: Depends on the type & location of the cyst. Start with your pcp for evaluation & referral if needed. ...Read more
Options include: If the cyst isn't bothering you, you don't have to do anything. If you do nothing it may continue to enlarge. You can drain a cyst but it will it will generally just fill up again. If the cyst bothers you or is in a bad location I would recommend removing the cyst. This can usually be done in the office under local. ...Read more
Depends: If you have a cyst beneath the skin near the shoulder then observation vs surgery needs to be entertained. If the cyst is deep and was seen on MRI within the shoulder joint or near the shoulder joint and its symptomatic then surgery may be needed but it must be properly evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon first. ...Read more
Not as far I Know: Baker cyst, come out from the joint sequence to injury to the joint. It is a mechanical problem. The joint disease have addressed for the cyst to go away. Good luck. Thanks you. ...Read more
Pain / discomfort: When it becomes symptomatic (that is if it becomes an infected abcess) or if you are over age 40. ...Read more
Watchful waiting: Wat in many cases you can wait and be re-examined to see if the cyst goes away on its own within a few months. This is typically an option regardless of your age if you have no symptoms and an ultrasound shows you have a small, fluid-filled cyst. Your doctor will likely recommend that you get follow-up pelvic ultrasounds at periodic intervals to see if your cyst has changed in size. ...Read more
Where?: Cystic change in the breasts is very common. Of course if you have a dominant breast mass, it needs to be seen as a possible cancer. Mainstream medicine has little to offer. I've had colleagues tell me that evening primrose oil is the first herbal to try for painful / lumpy breasts. An evidence-based holist in your community may be able to offer more. ...Read more
Malignant?: Any type of malignancy needs to be evaluated as soon as possible and treated. Left untreated they can grow, spread locally or far away in the body. Without knowing what type of malignancy it is one can not tell what the treatment should be. ...Read more
I have what appears to be a l2-3 cyst. It is palpable and visible. What is the treatment for this?
See surgeon: The treatmetn for a cyst is to have it surgically removed. See your doctor for evaluation and the proper referral. ...Read more
Goodmmorning. I have 2ovarian cyst left size is 12cm. Right 14cm. What is good treatment for this? Pls help and how?
Options: If you have a 12 cm and a 14 cm cyst you should schedule a visit with an obgyn and discuss the options. If they are really this large the doctor may recommend surgical removal. ...Read more
Fluid filled cyst 3.7 CM on ovary causing pain for months. Pain is now severe and constant. What is my best treatment option?
Time to see GYN: I'm not certain that your GYN will recommend this, because I don't know everything about your medical history, but usually surgical removal of these cysts is the definitive therapy. Call and make an appointment ASAP, since this is significantly affecting your quality of life. Good luck! ...Read more
I have a Bartholin's cyst with new and sudden onset on node involvement. Treatment? This is my second cyst in less than 2 years. The node involvement is significantly more painful than the cyst. I am afebrille right now. I lost my insurance so I am hoping
If your lymph nodes are involved then you will need antibiotic treatment. In additon, depending on the cyst, it may need to be incised and drained with the insertion of a special catheter. Since you do not have insurance, I recommend you find a free or low cost clinic in your area. Your local county hospital should have a list of resources or even a clinic on site that can help.
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Usually surgery.: Typically a mass that size in your pelvis needs to be surgically removed. The best approach to achieve that would be up to your surgeon to decide. Need to see gyn. ...Read more
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If the cyst is very large and causes a lot of pain, your doctor may use the following treatments:
your doctor may inject a corticosteroid medication, but it doesn't always prevent recurrence of the cyst.
Your doctor may drain the fluid from the knee joint using a needle.
Cold compression wrap and crutches may help reduce pain and swelling. Gentle range-of-motion and strengthening exercises. ...Read more
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