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Drink Water Before Ultrasound Ovarian Cyst
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?
An ultraound, also known as a sonogram, is a painless and relatively inexpensive imaging test that utilizes sound waves instead of ionizing radiation. There are no side effects. Ultrasound can give us two-dimensional, and in some applications three-dimensional, images of structures and organs in virtually any part of the body. In addition to diagnostic uses, such as evaluating abnormalities in the abdomen, pelvis, and breast, ultrasounds are commonly used to guide needle and catheter placement in a variety of surgical ...Read more
More fluid: Cysts can change size overtime due to production of more fluid. ...Read more
Can an ovarian cyst be misinterpreted on the intravaginal ultrasound? I was told it's just a cyst... Not whether it's a functional, complex, etc.
Please call them: Back and ask them what the cyst looked like, u can usually get a good idea from the us and it also depends on the size of the cyst which they can tell u that also. ...Read more
How will I know by my own that my ovarian cysts (5-8mm) are getting ruptured, before I go for an ultrasound?
You won't: I wouldn't be too excited about 5-8mm simple cysts. If they had atypical characteristics you might want them followed but most of the time they would be either developing or regressing follicles. There would be no way for you to be aware of their status without an ultrasound. ...Read more
I had my ultrasound mc2 for IVF but my ovarian cyst at rightside 3*2.5 my dr again tell me to do ultrasound why this so is any prob in doing IVF?
Yep: If they're a good ultrasonographer, they should be able to tell you. ...Read more
Probably not.: Your doctor will probably have you get a followup ultrasound. These are very common, and very rarely a cause for concern. However, if it gets bigger or bothers you, your ob/gyn will discuss options. ...Read more
My doctor told me when they looked at my ultrasound my ovarian cyst had bled into itself and its very big what does that mean?
Bleeding: A cyst can have blood, so it's hemorrhagic. ...Read more
How can radiologist tell the difference from a malignant and benign ovarian cyst on ultrasound. And is the sympthoms the same.
Radiologist can simply raise suspicion of malignancy based on imaging findings. These may include internal separation, solid component and presence of fluid in the pelvis.
This may alarm the gynecologist to further investigate the cyst. Final diagnosis is often based on surgical and histopathological evaluation. ...Read more
I had a hemorrhagic ovarian cyst, rupture, ultrasound tech said "it measures 3cm, had to be at least 6cm" does this mean I still have a 3cm cyst?
That's what it: Sounds like, but you are better off speaking with your doctor or checking the official ultrasound report for results, instead of relying on what the tech informally says while he/she is performing the exam. ...Read more
7mm para ovarian cyst seen on ultrasound. I just had a baby and didn't have it before then...Is this anything to worry about? Dr said it was common.
No worries: Para-ovarian cysts are very common non-cancerous fluid collections at the tips of the fallopian tube opening. They rarely cause any trouble. Occasionally they can twist on their stalks and cause pain. ...Read more
I had an ovarian cyst. Got my vaginal ultrasound recently with no clue of any cyst. But I am still having pain in my abdomen. Can the reports be wrong?
Possibilities...: There are multiple potential reasons why your are still having abdominal/pelvic pain. Ovarian cysts can cause pain but not all the time. Usually happens if they are very large or rupture. Besides a gynecological problem your pain could come fro other sources like bowel problems. Follow up with your doctor in order to get to the bottom of your symptoms and get a final diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
4.2 x4 x 3cm left ovarian cysts says non specific I had a partial hysterectomy last December. Should I be worried? It was discovered in a bladder ultrasound on Friday
Ask gynecologist: Ovarian cysts with clear fluid and no solid elements or wall thickening are usually benign Enlargement of ovary by cyst has increased incidence of ovarian torsion which can cause ischemia/death of ovary. Sometimes reversible. Patient usually presents with acute lower abdominal pain and sometimes vomiting. You should consult gynecologist for advice as to close imaging followup or surg. Intervention ...Read more
Cysts,: When simple, are internally dark on ultrasound as the fluid reflects few of the sound waves. In essence, a smooth, round, black or dark, structure in the ovary is seen. Also, no internal blood flow on doppler. ...Read more
It would show up if: An ovarian cyst would show up on a ct scan as long as you had a scan of your abdomen and pelvis, and the cyst was large. Very small cysts would not be obvious on ct. Ultrasound is generally considered a better imaging modality for ovarian cysts, because it exposes the patient to less radiation and is a cheaper test. ...Read more
Are follicle and corpus luteum ovarian cysts unmistakable in an ultrasound? That is, what are the chances of a cancerous cyst being mistaken for them?
Minimal: Cancerous tumors and normal functional cysts of the ovaries look very different and can be distinguished by ultrasound. The chance of misdiagnosis is very low but if there is any question, follow up testing would be recommended by your physician ...Read more
My ultrasound showed a 14mm ovarian cyst demonstrating an intracystic cyst considered complex. What does that mean?
Complex ovarian: Cysts always need further workup to rule out malignancy, ...Read more
I was told I had an ovarian cyst that popped 2 months ago, but I am still having pain. I had another ultrasound and it was still there. What should i?
Can doctors tell what kind of ovarian cyst you have from only reading an ultrasound? I feel like other tests should be ran.
Usually: Most of the time there are characteristics which strongly favor a benign cyst on us - close followup and time will verify this. ...Read more
Had an ultrasound in July confirmed 6cm ovarian cyst. Had surgery oct 11th no cyst found. Why surgery? Why did they not check b4? Unnessesary surgery?
Most likely: Ovarian cysts are common findings. Most cysts are 'simple' (benign appearing). Studies show than most cysts will resolve with time and surgery is not necessary, even for cysts as large as 10 cm. Unless a woman is having symptoms such as pain suggestive of ovarian torsion, most cyst may be manage with serial ultrasound every 3-6 months to evaluate for resolution or increase in size. ...Read more
How accurate is a transabdominal ultrasound in assessing an ovarian cyst? Had to stop transvagingal ultrasound, extremely painful
Ovarian cyst for a year and sex is painful I had 2 transvaginal ultrasounds and they said everything was ok I don't know what to do?
Hello I have a ovarian cysts and said in the trasnvaginal ultrasound hipoechoic and complex and septation what all that's mean. Thanks?
Complex cyst: In your age group, complex cysts are typically from involuting follicles containing blood or endometriomas (benign collection of blood). There is an increased risk of cancer the larger the size of the cyst. All complex cysts should be followed with an additional ultrasound to document resolution. ...Read more
My 8.5wk ultrasound found a 6x4.5x 4.2cm ovarian cyst. Please explicitly list safe exercises. Stair walking? Slow elliptical w/ high resistance?
What did your OB doc: Say, your OB doc should have explain that in detail to you already so call him or her today! So they can instruct you, if you were my pt I would say no exercise other than slow walking and no intercourse until you get a followup us in 2-3 weeks tomake sure the cyst is resolving, if it would rupture hopefully not, you could lose the pregnancy, you will have plenty of time later to exercise. ...Read more
I had an ultrasound about two weeks ago that showed my complex right ovarian cyst was resolved. I am still having rlq pain, is that normal? How long?
Pain: That means your pain is not from the cyst and another cause has yet to be found. ...Read more
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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