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Does ovarian cyst make your vagina smell?

Does ovarian cyst make your vagina smell?

No: Ovarian cysts do not cause a vaginal odor. Vaginal odor, especially if a woman is also having itching or irritation, is more likely to be from a vaginal infection, or can occur from prolonged spotting. ...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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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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Foul smell when menstruating...diagnosed with uterine fibroids, endometriosis, and. Ovarian cysts?

Foul smell when menstruating...diagnosed with uterine fibroids, endometriosis, and. Ovarian cysts?

Infection: Fibroids, endometriosis, and ovarian cysts should not cause a foul odor during menstration. It may be that you have bacterial vaginosis. A foul odor is the most frequent symptom of BV which is the most common vaginal infection. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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When i'm on my period it smells like something died. I have ovarian cysts and fibroids. What should I do and what does that mean please help?

When i'm on my period it smells like something died. I have ovarian cysts and fibroids. What should I do and what does that mean please help?

It could be old : Blood or infection. If only during your period could be old blood or dead tissue being sloughed off from a fibroid that could be in your cavity. This is less likely. While it may be embarrassing, speak to your obgyn about this. You should be evaluated by pelvic exam as there are many causes of foul smelling odor. ...Read more

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Recently diagnosed with 6cm ovarian cyst. Is normal to have increase in discharge with a smell close to after birth normal? left low back pain normal?

Recently diagnosed with 6cm ovarian cyst. Is normal to have increase in discharge with a smell close to after birth normal? left low back pain normal?

Usually resolve: It is normal for a small cyst to develop on the ovaries from time to time. Ovarian cysts are quite common in women during their reproductive years and may be a single cyst or many cysts. Most cysts are benign and only require monitoring.They usually disappear within 6-8 weeks. An ovarian cyst should not be related to vaginal discharge. This should be evaluated and tested ...Read more

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I have a history of ovarian cyst and I have a yellow brown discharge that smells like a dead animal have an IUD (paraguard) am getting rashes from wea?

I have a history of ovarian cyst and I have a yellow brown discharge that smells like a dead animal have an IUD (paraguard) am getting rashes from wea?

Smelly stuff: I would see your gyno. It sounds like you have a lost tampon. This can cause serious infection. It must be removed and vaginal tissues cleansed with peroxidez. ...Read more

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Pale colored foul smell stools, pain in right side at times and nausea. ED doctor diagnosed as IBS and Ovarian Cyst. Elevated WBC. Doc not concern. ?

Pale colored foul smell stools, pain in right side at times and nausea. ED doctor diagnosed as IBS and Ovarian Cyst. Elevated WBC. Doc not concern. ?

See GI doctor: and get stools tested. You may need a colonoscopy depending on stool tests. IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion - that means there should be no inflammation in your bowels causing your pain and change in stools. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Will an overian cyst cause sensitivity to smell?

Will an overian cyst cause sensitivity to smell?

Not directly: A cyst will not affect sense of smell at all directly; cysts that are hormonally active (that make hormones) may affect perception of smell. ...Read more

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What is ovarian cyst?

What is ovarian cyst?

Cyst on an ovary: Ovarian cysts can form due to an imbalance of hormones during ones menstrual periods. I would recommend a check of hormones (possibly increasing progesterone) and some iodine/potassium iodide supplement. ...Read more

Dr. Eric Weisman
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Ovarian Cyst (Definition)

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