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Recent MRI showed a 5.3cm x 4.3cm 6.8cm mass on my ovary "suggestive of endometrioma"- how likely is it that this could actually be cancer?
There is often: overlap of imaging features between the various cystic ovarian masses, which includes endometrioma. Management depends on your age, clinical history, and specific imaging features. Do you have a history of endometriosis? Are you premenopausal? If so, endometrioma may be likely. Serial follow may be all that is necessary. Speak with your doctor about what this findings mean in your case. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
7 CM ovarian cyst, ca-125 levels elevated (48), roma score & all blood tests good. Previously had nasopharyngeal cancer. Recurrence or endometrioma?
Likely endometrioma: At your age, ovarian cancer would be exceedingly rare. Ca-125 levels can be elevated in young women for a variety of reasons that have nothing to do with cancer. Nasopharyngeal cancer and ovarian have no relation to each other. Your doctor should tell you what features or characteristics the ovarian cyst has, this will tell you what kind of cyst it is. Good luck! ...Read more
33female smoker. Nexium and endometroima surgery this year. Now upper left back pain, bloating, constipation and irregular bleeding. Cancer?,
Please tell me how dangerous is the condition of bilateral polycystic ovaries with right endometrioma . Size of the cysts are 27mmby27mm?
Not dangerous: The biggest danger with polycystic ovarian syndrome is that often it's accompanied by no period, anovulation, which puts women at increased risk of uterine cancer. In addition, can be associated with increased risk of diabetes. Endometriomas won't hurt your, but can affect fertility. See gynecologist to determine if you need treatment. ...Read more
Complex cystic mass left ovary showing interval increase. Likely presumed endometrioma. Cannot completely exclude cystic neoplasm. What's this mean?
Can a hemorhaggic, endometrioma or fibroid cause high level on the ca-125 test? I am 27 y/o with a level of 190. I have a 10cm and 4cm cyst on ovaries
27cm septated ovarian cyst in right ovary with possible endometrioma part to it and 4cm functional cyst in left ovary got some symptoms of ov/ca help?
More info needed: It would be helpful to know your age. A 27cm ovarian cyst has a low chance of being cancer in a young women in her 20s; however, in an women in her 60s it would be very worrisome for cancer. No matter what your age, you should have it surgically removed. You might consider seeing a Gyn Oncologist for this surgery as they are the most qualified to perform the surgery on ovarian cancers. ...Read more
Having an ovarian cyst, possibly endometrioma, 5cm. This is recurrence after removing one a few mts ago by lap surgery. Any risk of malignant?Hope not
I have a 8.4cm hypoechoic cystic lesion on my ovary. I saw an obgyn who wants to do a lap cystectomy. An oncologist suggested a laparotomy cystectomy. Which is more recommended? Cyst is complex and possibly endometrioma, hemorhaggic or dermoid.
Lap vs open: A laparoscopic approach is the minimally invasive approach. Open cystectomy is an old school way of doing things. Robotic cystectomy may be an option if your facility has one. I personally like the minimally invasive option of laparoscopy/robotic laparoscopy over open approach. Quicker recovery with the same outcomes if surgically equal at both. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Raised d dimer test (300) had ct scan on chest, chest xray and CBT and came back fine. I have a ovarian endometrioma (5cm) could the cyst b cancerous?
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