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Let me help: 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. Minimal excision. Injection of steroid. Lasers. Your doctor will choose the bet way for you.
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
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.
Brain MRI showed very tiny pituitary gland cyst, didn't mention any treatments is this safe? Worried that its a tumour?!
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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.
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.
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.
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.See 1 more doctor answer
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.See 1 more doctor answer
Pain / discomfort: When it becomes symptomatic (that is if it becomes an infected abcess) or if you are over age 40.
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.
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