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I have an enlarged ovary is it normal if I have cyst endometriosis on it?

I have an enlarged ovary is it normal if I have cyst endometriosis on it?

No: No. An endometriosis cyst is not normal. It should be evaluated. It should be evaluated in the context of pain, painful sex, infertility, etc. Would be worthwhile to see a specialist. ...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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Docors done mutilpe test on me , say I have slight endometriosis and a small cyst on my right ovary but doesn't explain my daily pain. What's worng?

Docors done mutilpe test on me , say I have slight endometriosis and a small cyst on my right ovary but doesn't explain my daily pain. What's worng?

Beware: 21y female "had multiple test" & told "endometriosis", for which there are no test & which is a theoretical disorder. Beware of invasive laparoscopic procedures, which can induce intestinal adhesions & IBS symptoms oft characterized as "worse endometriosis". See Osteopath for evaluation of pelvic girdle disorder & investigate Joint Hypermobility Syndrome before agreeing to invasive surgery. ...Read more

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Can celiac disease be the cause of my endometriosis and/or cysts on my ovaries?

Can celiac disease be the cause of my endometriosis and/or cysts on my ovaries?

Celiac disease: Celiac disease is a separate disease from ovarian cysts and endometriosis. It can be difficult, however, to figure out which one is source of symptoms as all three can cause pelvic pain. Your gyn can sort that out. ...Read more

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I have endometriosis. I also have a "chocolate cyst" on my ovary. It is causing me pain and is also bulging through my skin. Cause for concern?

I have endometriosis. I also have a "chocolate cyst" on my ovary. It is causing me pain and is also bulging through my skin. Cause for concern?

Endometriosis: Hello, You should have this evaluated as you may require surgery to address these findings. As Endometriosis progresses/grows it can affect your bowels and urination. For many women, there is also significant pain associated with Endometriosis and possible infertility depending on the extent of the Endometriosis. ...Read more

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By me having endometriosis really bad and also cysts (chocolate cyst) surgery was needed along with having 1 ovary removed, can I hve still hve kids?

By me having endometriosis really bad and also cysts (chocolate cyst) surgery was needed along with having 1 ovary removed, can I hve still hve kids?

Most likely: Having stage IV endometriosis reduces the chances of conception. There are techniques such as superovulation with intrauterine insemination and in vitro fertilization that will improve your chances greatly. You still have a possibility of conceiving. ...Read more

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Can endometriosis only affect the tubes but not the ovaries, i mean blockage tubes but no chocolate cysts in ovaries( ovaries not affected)?

Yes: The type of adhesions and endometriosis lesions can vary widely from woman to woman. The lesions can appear in various locations but not necessarily any particular locations. Behind the uterus is very common. Ovaries is common. We can even see endometriosis lesions on the cervix, at the belly button and in c-section scars. ...Read more

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Endometriosis lap 3wks ago, left ovary freed, scan showed 2cm cyst on right ovary (still causing pain) if its grown is another lap an option?

Endometriosis lap 3wks ago, left ovary freed, scan showed 2cm cyst on right ovary (still causing pain) if its grown is another lap an option?

Depends: You can certainly discuss that with your Obgyn but that is not likely to be atypical approach in most cases. The doctor has visualized the appearance of the right ovary very recently. If they felt the right ovary was normal they are not likely to jump back into surgery for what is likely a transient benign condition ...Read more

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Endometriosis (Definition)

An abnormal condition where some endometrial tissue, which is lining tissue of the uterus, is located outside the uterus. The displaced tissue, just like the tissue lining the uterus, bleeds during each menstrual cycle. Endometriosis can be very painful, and can result ...Read more


Ovary (Definition)

The usually paired female or hermaphroditic reproductive organ that produces ova and, in vertebrates, ...Read more