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Do Ovarian Csysts Make Your Body Hurt
I started having pain under my right rib after an ovarian cyst rupture (4 weeks ago) & my whole body hurts , my boobs hurt too why is this happening?
Get checked: Something does not add up. A ruptured cyst should not be still bothering you after 4 weeks, and would not normally affect your whole body or affect your breasts. The liver and gallbladder are located under the right rib, again not obviously related to a ruptured cyst. You should be checked out more thoroughly. ...Read more
Not usually: Most ovarian cysts cannot be felt by palpating the abdomen. They are best felt by doing a pelvic exam, and even with that, some soft cysts are hard to feel. If cysts become very large like the size of a watermelon and are firm, they may be palpated through the abdomen, though that is rare. ...Read more
Depends: If an ovarian cyst gets large enough or puts enough pressure on structures then pt may present with lower abdominal pain on the side of the cyst. If the cyst is large enough to cause torsion (twisting of the blood vessels feeding the ovary) that may lead to more severe pain and vomiting. Torsion is a surgical emergency because it may lead to the death of the ovary. ...Read more
Fluid pocket: Can be either from blood, non-blood fluid or a combination of both. Usually occurs from hormonal imbalance or a trapping of fluid as the ovary heals after ovulation. Only major effect is if you have multiple cysts on the ovaries or pain from them. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
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