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Does An Ovarian Cyst Cause A Low Sex Drive
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
What is your opinion about an ovarian cyst affecting sex drive? Depression can, and ovarian cysts I read can cause depression. Is there a link?
Sex drives & cysts: If the ovarian cyst has testosterone containing material inside it (male hormone) the sex drive will actually go up. Benign ovarian functional cysts are either estrogen generated or the after affects of ovulation of the corpus luteum which makes progesterone. Depression is usually not associated with either case unless it Is secondary to chronic pain from a large untreated ovarian cyst. ...Read more
Doubtful: Testosterone production controlled by pituitary via lh. Sperm production controlled by pituitary via fsh. However, varicocele may increase local temperature such that sperm may not be viable. If concerned about hypogonadism or andropause, check lh, fsh & testosterone (total & free) along w/prolactin. Also check estradiol, too, as too much can negate benefit of t. ...Read more
Does a ovarian cyst possibly cause increase in vaginal discharge? Certain cysts or any can? I have corpus luteal
Vag discharge: Discharge is a problem that many suffer with...The quality and quantity of it change according to your hormone levels during the month ... The timing of a cyst may coincide with an increased amount of thin discharge right before ovulation, but it is the hormones causing both not the cyst causing the discharge. ...Read more
How do ovarian cysts affect a person's sex drive? Do they increase or decrease a woman's sex drive?
Does an ovarian cyst mean a girl is fertile and will ovulate? Does having an ovarian cyst while on birth control pill mean larger risk of pregnancy?
No: See above.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can an ovarian cyst cause lower back pain(current) ? Can a ovarian cyst cause a miscarriage (3yrs ago) ? Diagnosed a week ago with ovarian cyst .
Ovarian cyst: Pain from the very insist would normally be filled in front and to one side or the other. However it is possible to have pain in the back from the cyst. Ovarian cysts again not the usual cause of miscarriages however, you can get a hemorrhagic corpus luteum cyst which lowers the Progesterone level which leads to miscarriage. Not a typical cause of miscarriage… But I have seen situations where Progesterone levels are very low in the presence of such assist. Check Progesterone levels and supplement if needed ...Read more
If no follicle, yes: Ovarian cysts are very common but not 'normal'. I am guessing you mean lack of hormones to develop an ovarian follicle - a cyst-like structure that releases an egg (ovulates). Some women don't ovulate because of low FSH / lh hormones (may be due to stress, exercise, eating disorders, underweight), some have high FSH & low egg supply. Low hormones makes it harder to conceive. See a fertility md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: That probably happens more often that most people would think. The ovaries are located near the top of the vagina and ovarian cysts are very common. It may not take very much pressure to rupture some ovarian cysts - it is unlikely that a women or her partner would know that it has happened. ...Read more
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