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Dermoid Vs Teratoma
Teratoma: As a rule this is a complicated problem without more details of your particular situation. I would think there should be no skin problem associated with this as they are usually benign and have no systemic symptoms but your situation can be very different so best to see your dermatologist for a skin facial problem and ask. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possible removal: Once an ovarian dermoid is removed , especially in the younger patient, follow up ultrasonography is required. The incidence of recurrent dermoid cysts in a pediatric and adolescent population following ovarian cystectomy is 10.6% where only 3% will recur and require further surgical management. Eventually all are cured ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Removal: You should have it removed by a qualified pelvic surgeon! Good luck and hope that it is benign! ...Read more
Can vary: A recurrent ovarian dermoid cyst implies that you have had one removed in the past. Because of their contain hair, teeth and other structures, they don't usually go away like other benign cysts can. They can twist and cause severe pelvic pain. They can get quite large and put pressure on surrounding organs. If you are symptomatic, you should see your PCP or a gynecologist or surgeon. ...Read more
Need details: If you are talking of ovarian teratoma most of them have excellent prognosis if detected early . At 24 you most likely have well differentiated type also known as dermoid need simple surgical removal is enough and benign . The other poorly differentiated one depends on the stage , You have to speak to your doctor . ...Read more
What test should I follow when i hv 3cm cyst(simple) on right ovary, endometrial thickness12mm secretory phase? I had a 11cm teratoma removed 2yr ago?
Tests: It depends on your menstrual history. If you are having abnormal bleeding, you should have an endometrial biopsy. Most likely a 3 cm simple cyst is physiologic and needs no follow up. There is not any need for any specific follow up after the removal of a dermoid (benign teratoma). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had immature ovarian teratoma when I was 12, then mature teratoma on the remaining ovary 10yrs later. Is it possible to come back again?
If I have surgery mid pregnancy for my ovarian teratomas, could this cause me to miscarry? Or would i be okay?
If I have ovarian teratoma pregnant is it possible for my daughter to be born with same tumor but more dominant meaning cancer?
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