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Can an ovarian cyst cause frequent urination?

Can an ovarian cyst cause frequent urination?

Possibly: An ovarian cyst can cause pressure on the bladder and make the patient feel she needs to urinate more often. Please have your gynecologist check for a bladder infection to be on the safe side. ...Read more

Cyst (Definition)

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


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Does a small ovarian cyst cause pain even if it hasn't ruptured. Experiencing pelvic discomfort, nausea, frequent urination, even rib discomfort.

UTI: Have your urine tested. This could also be a urinary tract infection.

Small cysts don't usually cause that much pain.

Women produce cysts every month to release the egg. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed tuesday with an ovarian cyst. 6.4 cm. It is thursday and I can hardly handle the pain, frequent urination, and lower right side pain?

Frequent urination: Some of the symptoms you describe can also be attributed to kidney (ureteral) stones, bladder infections, ovarian torsions, appendicitis to name a few. I would call your doctor for an immediate evaluation to make sure it is nothing more serious. ...Read more

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At ER May8 diagnosed w left ruptured ovarian cyst. Pain is increasing again. Hurts w/ any movement. Also frequent urination is it normal a week after?

At ER May8 diagnosed w left ruptured ovarian cyst. Pain is increasing again. Hurts w/ any movement. Also frequent urination is it normal a week after?

Pelvic pain: Hi glenda, urination after a left ruptured ovarian cyst is not usual. To be honest you may have a urinary tract infection, and I recommend that you get checked. Not all urinary tract infections present as painful urination, or burning sensation. ...Read more

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Complex ovarian cyst 5.6 cm. 2 ER visits in 1 week. Current severe pain, frequent urination, no bowel movement 2 days, feel bloated/distended. ER?

Complex ovarian cyst 5.6 cm. 2 ER visits in 1 week. Current severe pain, frequent urination, no bowel movement 2 days, feel bloated/distended. ER?

Severe pain--> ED: Have you called your gynecologist? Frequently, the ER will recommend a provider if you do not have one. If you are in severe pain, you should consider returning to the ED for further evaluation. Some ovarian cysts will resolve on their own. Others will require surgical evaluation. Only a physician who has reviewed the ultrasound and examined you can help formulate the best treatment plan. ...Read more

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I have a small ovarian cyst that hasn't ruptured. Pelvic, lower back, upper back discomfort, nausea and frequent urination. When do they form?

I have a small ovarian cyst that hasn't ruptured. Pelvic, lower back, upper back discomfort, nausea and frequent urination. When do they form?

Always: Formation of cysts is what ovaries do "for a living". The cysts that persist and cause symptoms are the ones that may need to be investigated. However, formation of cysts on the ovaries is normal. ...Read more

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Negative preg. Test but pelvic pain, ovarian cyst on right. Pressure. Per doctor not an emergency. Frequent urination. Doctor next week. 2nd opinion?

Pelvic pain: The pain that you are experiencing could be from the cyst. If the pain is not disabling it is prudent to observe it and repeat the ultrasound in a few weeks especially if it is done after a period. Frequent urination could be a sign of a UTI or an overactive bladder which could also cause pelvic pain. You need to follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

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Could a hx of abnormal paps, high risk HPV, increase risk of ovarian cysts being cancerous? Lg cysts 4-7 cm, frequent urination, severe pain/pressure

Could a hx of abnormal paps, high risk HPV, increase risk of ovarian cysts being cancerous? Lg cysts 4-7 cm, frequent urination, severe pain/pressure

No increased risk: Unlike cervical, anal, and vulvar cancer, ovarian cancer is not caused HPV, and there is no evidence that the risk of overian cancer is any higher in women with HPV, either high or low risk types. Presumably you're in the care of a gynecologist for the ovarian cysts. Continue to follow up as directed and follow her advice. Good luck! ...Read more

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Pelvic pain, urinary frequency and urgency as well as mild incontinence...No burning/discomfort during urination. 4cm left ovarian cyst...Uti?

Pelvic pain, urinary frequency and urgency as well as mild incontinence...No burning/discomfort during urination. 4cm left ovarian cyst...Uti?

Rule out UTI: Symptoms cocnsistent with uti, thus first step is to get a urinalysis ; urine culture if analysis +ve for uti. Consult your gynecologist if urinalysis -ve. ...Read more

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6.4 ovarian cyst. Not pregnant and no urine or kidney problems had test done. Sharp awful pain in low right abdomen. Frequent urination. Bloating.

Laparoscopy...: A large ovarian cyst can give you pain and bloating. How it is treated depends on how bad your pain is and on its appearance on ultrasound. If you are in a lot of pain, it can be removed surgically, usually using laparoscopy as an out-patient procedure. Laparoscopy results in very small scars. These cysts are almost never cancer is a women in her 20s. Best wishes! ...Read more

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I have had my period for 8 years. I have missed this period and I have pain in by back, sides, and ovaries. I have constipation and frequent urination.? What could this be? I know I have ovarian cyst. Could it be ovarian cancer, or a kidney infection. I am

I have had my period for 8 years. I have missed this period and I have pain in by back, sides, and ovaries. I have constipation and frequent urination.? What could this be? I know I have ovarian cyst. Could it be ovarian cancer, or a kidney infection. I am

Go see ur FamilyDoc: Without painful urination, it's very unlikely for you to have a kidney infection. At your age, it's unlikely for you to have ovarian cancer. However, you should see your Family Doc for evaluation & treatment. Perhaps you're suffering from endometriosis or maybe you're pregnant. There are many possibilities so go see your Family Doc. ...Read more

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I have pressure on my bladder, frequent urination and pain in my pelvic area and bladder. No infections, no ovarian cysts, no diabetes. What is wrong?

I have pressure on my bladder, frequent urination and pain in my pelvic area and bladder. No infections, no ovarian cysts, no diabetes. What is wrong?

R/o other: If you have ruled out a uti, ovarian cyst with ultrasound, you should be evaluated for interticial cystitis and endometriosis. Irritable bowel can also cause similar symptoms. ...Read more

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Does ovarian cysts cause vaginal pain when feeling an urge to urinate or just in everyday activities?

Here are some...: Most of patients with ovarian cysts should not cause urinary urgency or vaginal pain except few may grow to reach huge size like a pregnant uterus. But to solve the mystery behind your symptoms has not to be that hard by following instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain idea & insight on how to work with doc so to deduce right Dx for right Rx, care, . . ...Read more

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Can a small ovarian cyst cause blood in urine?

Can a small ovarian cyst cause blood in urine?

No, blood should: Not have anything to do with that, please see a urologist since blood in the urine could be from a urinary infection or other problems of the bladder, urethra, ureters or kidneys. ...Read more

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What's the longest you can go w/out your period cause of an ovarian cyst? 10 days late. (-) preg. Results (blood&urine)

What's the longest you can go w/out your period cause of an ovarian cyst? 10 days late. (-) preg. Results (blood&urine)

Dif problems: Ovarian cysts don't cause irregular periods although it is certainly possible to have both problems. A sonogram can confirm resolution of the ovarian cysts. While you are at the obgyn office you can discuss irregular periods and options for cycle control. ...Read more

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I think I may've had an ovarian cyst. I've never eaten asparagus, I drink a lot of water, yet 4 days ago I noticed my urine smells bad. What caused it?

I think I may've had an ovarian cyst. I've never eaten asparagus, I drink a lot of water, yet 4 days ago I noticed my urine smells bad. What caused it?

Ovarian cyst: This will not likely change the odor of your urine, which is most commonly related to what you have eaten, how concentrated it has been, or rarely to infection with certain organisms. Not likely to be due to an ovarian cyst. ...Read more

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Can a small ovarian cyst that hasn't ruptured cause discomfort, nausea, pelvic, and lower back discomfort, pain in upper legs, can't eat, freq. Urination?

Yes: Sadly, an ovarian cyst can cause discomfort, nausea and pelvic pain. Pain in the upper legs and frequent urination with a small cyst is likely something else. You may have a bladder infection on top of having a cyst? If you've lost your appetite as well I would see a doctor for an evaluation as you wouldn't want to miss something. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Can an ovarian cyst make it hard to urinate? As in having to really push to get it out?

Can an ovarian cyst make it hard to urinate? As in having to really push to get it out?

Unlikely.: Ovarian cysts, unless extremely large, shouldn't cause troubles emptying your bladder. I would see you doctor and find a more likely explanation, which, for your age group, is most likely urinary tract infection. ...Read more

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I have trouble urinating since I've hI've an ovarian cyst removed. Is this normal?

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I have trouble urinating since I've hI've an ovarian cyst removed. Is this normal?

Probably not...: Go to check out if you have UTI and if you can empty the bladder. A straight-forward ovarian cyst removal should not affect how you urinate. So, see Doc for clarifying... ...Read more

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I have large ovarian cysts and when I urinate it hurts quite a bit. Is this normal?

I have large ovarian cysts and when I urinate it hurts quite a bit. Is this normal?

Rule out UTI: The large ovarian cyst should not cause pain on urination. Be sure you don't have a uti. Check 25-oh vit d, it might be low with the ovarian cysts. Possibly the Aspirin could be irritating the lining of the urethra if there is no infection or some thing in your diet might be the irritant. ...Read more

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I have to push to urinate. I am 26f with history of ovarian cysts. Could this be the reason? Does it mean it's a large cyst?

I have to push to urinate. I am 26f with history of ovarian cysts. Could this be the reason? Does it mean it's a large cyst?

See a GYN MD soon: There might be a growth (ovarian cyst) or something else pressing on the bladder that needs to be evaluated and resolved. See a gyn md at your earliest convenience. ...Read more

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I am a 20y female. 3 weeks post up open appendectomy and removal of ovarian cysts. Is it normal to have pain while urinating?

I am a 20y female. 3 weeks post up open appendectomy and removal of ovarian cysts. Is it normal to have pain while urinating?

Pain with urination: No it is not normal to have pain with urination in this case. You were likely catheterized during the procedure and that can be very irritating and even increase risk for bladder infection. Drink tons of water, empty your bladder every time you even think you need to go. See your practitioner for urinalysis. ...Read more

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Sometimes I have difficulty urinating. Beginning the flow is difficult. 29 yr old female/ovarian cyst 2 yrs/yrly bladder/ovary US?

Sometimes I have difficulty urinating. Beginning the flow is difficult. 29 yr old female/ovarian cyst 2 yrs/yrly bladder/ovary US?

Urogynecologist: Consider seeing a Urogynecologist or a Urologist who has expertise in female issues. They can do a complete evaluation. Urodynamics -- a computerized analysis of voiding --- can be done if needed to determine the cause and treatment. ...Read more

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Frequent Urination (Definition)

If the number going to pee makes a person feel inconvenient for daily living, it is denoted as urinary frequency or frequent urination, which should be individualized to reflect the function of bladder storage and emptying, urine excretion, and fluid consumption, although AUA defined it as peeing more than 8 times in ...Read more


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Ovarian Cyst (Definition)

A growth (often balloon like) on an ovary. It is often thin walled ...Read more