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Description Of Ovarian New Growth
"tumor" literally translates as "mass", so even a fresh bruise could be called a "tumor". Doctors use the term "neoplasm" (tranlates literally as new growth) to describe tumors that are abnormal growths of cells. These may be benign or malignant; "malignant" = cancer. In everyday usage, we use "tumor" ...Read more
It is difficult to p: One can not tell how and why but it just does in some cases. I guess it is bad luck. It is like any growth in the body...Largely not in our control. So you have to live a healthy life style to keep our bodies from catching ailments like new growths (cancers). ...Read more
It can happen on its: If it is growing in size over a period of a couple of months, then it needs to be tested further. This will require examination and further testing by your gynecologist. What causes cancer to develop is unknown....It is an accident of nature. Just like so many other medical diseases. ...Read more
Spectrum of disorder: "Primary ovarian insufficiency describes a spectrum of declining ovarian functions and reduced fecundity due premature decrease in follicle number, an increase in follicle destruction or poor response to gonadotropins".This abnormal "Hypoestrogenic state" increases risks of vasomotor symptoms, urogenital atrophy, osteoporosis, fractures, cardiovascular diseases and other issues if left untreated ...Read more
Ovarian cyst: A growth (often balloon like) on an ovary. It is often thin walled and filled with fluid. ...Read more
It is a cancer arisi:
It is a cancer which arises from the ovary.
This cancer is typically silent, producing little or no symptoms till it spreads, first into the pelvic area and later into the peritoneal cavity leading to fluid accumulation (ascites) which is often the first symptom. Despite its late presentation, there is a reasonable treatment for it, with some long term survivors even in its advanced stage. ...Read more
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Fluid: Ovarian cysts are often like "water balloons" and can grow. ...Read more
A metabolic disorder: Pcos is a metabolic disorder affecting 8-10% of women that may cause irregular periods, acne or increased hair growth, infertility or subfertility, and increases the risk of diabetes. To diagnose pcos, we need 2 out of 3 of: 1. Irregular or no periods 2. Acne, hair growth and/or blood tests showing too much male-type hormones (androgens) 3. Ultrasound showing large ovaries or high follicle numbers. ...Read more
It is low grade Canc: It is a slow growing (low grade) cancer of the ovary which is diagnosed in a small percent of cases. It does not seem to cause serious problem for many years. It also doe snot respond to any chemotherapy. The key is to ovoid over-treatment once this diagnosis has been established and confirmed. ...Read more
Surgical Approach: An ovarian cyst removal is a surgical procedure where a cyst is removed from the ovary while not removing the ovary. ...Read more
More than one member: Hereditary Ovarian cancer (often in combination with Breast Cancer) runs in 10 of Ovarian cancers. It should be considered and confirm by genetic testing if there is high suspicion based on 2 or more first degree relatives (parents, sisters or maternal aunts) suffering from Ovarian or Breast Cancer. The diagnosis is confirmed if you are a carrier for BRCA gene mutation (genetic test which can be don ...Read more
6 cm ovarian cyst:
Cysts can develop because of the follicle from which the egg develops has"cystic". potential. Pre-ovulation- follicular cyst, can develop if no ovulation/rupture, post ovulation -if occurs- follicle can become a corpus luteum cyst. Usually up to 3cm, so 6 is larger but that does occur, Check thyroid, poly cystic ovaries f/u w/ doc
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What is the normal growth of an ovarian cyst that won't disappear went from 3cm to 9 CM in 7 months and still growing?
More fluid: Cysts can change size overtime due to production of more fluid. ...Read more
Hi doctor, I did a follicular study, Doctor said the ovary is not growing, What I need to do for the growth of ovarian?
Ask more information: Did you have an ultrasound of your ovaries? Did your doctor mean the ovary is not growing or the ovary wasn't producing follicles? The distinction between ovary and egg production is important in order to approach an answer. Further discussion with your MD would be helpful ie. Are you menstruating?, is it cyclic? Additional tests may be indicated after a more thorough history. ...Read more
In the past four months I have grown a 5.1cm complex ovarian cyst. Should I be worried at the growth? I have a lot of pain with it!
Yes: If you've had several ultrasounds to determine growth then I assume your Doctor has made recommendations about this? If not then I would get a second opinion from an OB/GYN regarding possible removal of the cyst ...Read more
I was diagnosed with 5.2cm ovarian cyst and my doctor told me to take bc pills. Will these pills reduce the size of the cyst or stop its growth?
Yes, some at risk: Ovarian cysts are very common and can cause pain, or no symptoms at all. However, a condition called polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) can cause many serious problems. Women with pcos usually have irregular periods, infertility and abnormal hair growth. Unusual hair growth in a woman should be evaluated. ...Read more
A26 f.I have irrigular cycle, blood preasure about150/100.Increased hair growth in chin. U/s show polycystic ovarian changes. Wat the dignosis? Treatment
Polycystic ovary: Your condition is called pcos (polycystic ovarian syndrome). Pcos usually is associated with irregular periods, acne, excess hair growth face, chest, androgen excess, weight gain, Insulin resistance and infertility. Treatment usually involves heavy exercise, low carbohydrate weight loss diet, and medications e.g. Birth control pills and metformin ...Read more
I'm only 35, but I got renal cysts in both kidneys, hepatic cysts, ovarian cysts... Is there a common reason that contributes to such cyst growth?
Usually not: Cysts in multiple organs are usually not caused by a common reason. ...Read more
No: Breast feeding doesn't suppress ovulation more than a month or two in most women, so it won't suppress cysts (most of which are follicles or eggs) and it certainly won't prevent ovarian tumors entirely. Obviously too if it prevent endometrial thickening most breast feeders who conceived would miscarry as well. Pregnancy does have some positive effect on non genentic ovarian cancer prevention. ...Read more
I have polycystic ovarian syndrome and excessive hair growth and im unable to loose weight does that mean ill never have children?
Can an ovarian cyst cause urinary tract infections? Have gotten a UTI two months in a row following growth and pain in ovarian cyst.
To detect ovarian cancer, abnormality of cells or cysts or any other growth what is better MRI or ct-scan?
I have had all pregnancy symptoms but negative test. I was wondering if having an ovarian cyst can cause all symptoms including breast growth.
I am 25.i have ovarian dysfunction&irregular period. Completed egg retrieval (mini-ivf).how my pregnancy takes place after FET? About baby growth?
Need more info: When in the cycle was this drawn, why was it drawn, were any other tests done??? ...Read more