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Details about twisted ovary. Is that ovarian torsion?

Details about twisted ovary. Is that ovarian torsion?

Pain severity?: Many patients with twisted ovaries note that the pain makes it difficult to "laugh, talk, walk, breathe, or be touched in the abdomen". Ruptured cyst patients note a "moment of severe pain" which often passes after a few hours.A twised ovary requires immediate surgery 100% of the time and a ruptured cyst often does not. Ovarian torsion and twisted ovary are the same. ...Read more

Dr. Yonatan Mahller
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Ovarian Torsion (Definition)

Ovarian torsion is a condition in which a woman's ovary twists upon its arterial supply, thus depriving it of oxygenated blood. Untreated, this will cause pain and may lead to loss of the ovary. This condition is managed ...Read more


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Had an ovarian torsion because of a large cyst. Ovary removed. What are the chances of this happening again. I have some pains in and around incision.

Had an ovarian torsion because of a large cyst. Ovary removed. What are the chances of this happening again. I have some pains in and around incision.

Not possible ...: If the whole ovary is removed, there should be no recurrence on the same side, but not preclude a similar occurrence on the opposite. Post-surgical pain at incision may linger for a highly variable duration, and occasionally, such pain may stay... For detail, ask surgeon timely. ...Read more

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1 week post lap for ovarian torsion. Ovary ballooned/ruptured/filled abd w/over 1 ltr blood. 48yr old. Expected recovery b4 back to teaching h.S.?

1 week post lap for ovarian torsion.  Ovary ballooned/ruptured/filled abd w/over 1 ltr blood.  48yr old. Expected recovery b4 back to teaching h.S.?

Depends: Most health adults can return to work relatively soon. Some as soon as two weeks as long as work does not require a lot of strenuous activity and there is no longer a need for narcotic pain medications. ...Read more

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28y, hstry of ovarian torsion twice due to large cyst.Left ovary fixed, right is lost.Iui done on 6 april.Modrte bleedng after 12 days, can I be prgnant?

28y, hstry of ovarian torsion twice due to large cyst.Left ovary fixed, right is lost.Iui done on 6 april.Modrte bleedng after 12 days, can I be prgnant?

Pregnant?: Yes it is possible you are pregnant and therefore you should have a blood test. If you are pregnant and actually miscarrying this is very important information to get while you are trying to conceive. I hope you are not miscarrying. ...Read more

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i went to the ER. Ovarian torsion. It ruptured. Pain shot to right shoulder. Shoulder still hurts. Ovary hurts again. No med prescribed. mass on panc?

 i went to the ER. Ovarian torsion. It ruptured. Pain shot to right shoulder. Shoulder still hurts. Ovary hurts again. No med prescribed. mass on panc?

Here are some ...: The specifics of the Q is not quite clear, but I assumed ther might be cyst(S) in the twisted ovary, which might ruptured resulting from necrosis of twisted ovary. All the necrotic tissue from its twisting and expelled cystic fluid became the waste of the body, which will be "digested" by healing process, which in turn leads to inflammation over a variable duration so the pain lingers until... ...Read more

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I had Lt ovary removed due ovarian torsion 11 mo.ago. first 2 mo. my period was light then after heavy with clots and goes for 2 wks. Is this normal?

I had Lt ovary removed due ovarian torsion  11 mo.ago. first 2 mo. my period was light then after heavy with clots and goes for 2 wks. Is this normal?

Not normal: A change in periods for a few months after that surgery is very common. That it has continued for eleven months is not common. You should check with your doctor to find out why. ...Read more

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Do doctors see a lot of patients with ovarian torsion?

Do doctors see a lot of patients with ovarian torsion?

No, It is rare: This is a very rare condition. I've only seen it once in 20 years. ...Read more

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What is the difference between ovarian torsion and rupture?D cyst

What is the difference between ovarian torsion and rupture?D cyst

Pain severity?: Many patients with twisted ovaries note that the pain makes it difficult to "laugh, talk, walk, breathe, or be touched in the abdomen". Ruptured cyst patients note a "moment of severe pain" which often passes after a few hours.A twised ovary requires immediate surgery 100% of the time and a ruptured cyst often does not. ...Read more

Ovary (Definition)

The usually paired female or hermaphroditic reproductive organ that produces ova and, in vertebrates, ...Read more


Necrosis (Definition)

Necrosis is the the death of cells and tissue. In dentistry, root canals are often needed when the pulp tissue inside a ...Read more