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Doctor insights on: Follicular Cysts On Ovaries

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Can Ovarian serous cystadenocarcinoma cyst resemble functional cyst on MRI?

Can Ovarian serous cystadenocarcinoma cyst resemble functional cyst on MRI?

No: A simple cyst has a very specific benign appearance, while a cystadenocarcinoma usually has characteristics that are pathognomonic for a complex mass. A benign hemorrhagic cyst may resemble a worrisome cystadenoca. If you are worried about an ovarian cyst, talk to your doctor. You can do an ultrasound in 4-6 weeks. If it is a cancer, it will not be the same size or have the same characteristics. ...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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Are serous cysts on the ovaries dangerous?

Are serous cysts on the ovaries dangerous?

Can be: Loaded question - they can cause pain by their size, they can twist on themselves and cause severe pain, they can abnormal cells in them - so many possibilities. Best to be checked by your obgyn to determine the best course of action. Good luck. ...Read more

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Cýts on ovaries?

What is U question ?: Most cysts r harmless , but some can cause complication , pain , blood and can rupture. ...Read more

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Have subcm follicles on ovaries. Pcos? No irregular periods but hair growth. Benign polyp and nodule on ovary found by ultrasound. Not pregnant.?

Have subcm follicles on ovaries. Pcos? No irregular periods but hair growth. Benign polyp and nodule on ovary found by ultrasound. Not pregnant.?

PCOS: Have you had the lab tests for pcos? Estrogen levels, fsh levels, etc? Sounds as if you might need to see your gyn doc or an endocrinologist for those studies and accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Are ovarian cysts normal?

Are ovarian cysts normal?

Depends on factors: A simple cyst is very common and often detected on routine pelvic or ultrasound exam and might disappear by the next exam. The more complex ones need further evaluation so doctors can determine the significance of cysts based their size, structure, timing with regard to period and to menopause, etc. Because not all cysts are normal, i'll share this with specialists in onc for their perspective.. ...Read more

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Complex ovarian cyst w/intern.Septations, submuc. Fibroids, nabothian cysts, liver cyst, hernia. All new w/in last 8 weeks. Possible cancer? Type?

Complex ovarian cyst w/intern.Septations, submuc. Fibroids, nabothian cysts, liver cyst, hernia. All new w/in last 8 weeks. Possible cancer? Type?

Slow down a bit...: Ok, you have a lot of issues just recently identified. I'm doubtful you have any cancer. Your biggest concern appears to be the ovarian cyst, which is probably benign, but you need to be evaluated by your gyn. The hernia is an elective process, and the liver cyst is probably congenital. Fibroids and nabothian cyst can also be evaluated by your gyn. Take a breath and make an appointment. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes cyst on ovaries?

What causes cyst on ovaries?

Ovulation : Usually it is ovulation. However, there are several cases where ovarian pathology can occur without ovulation. ...Read more

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Might dermoid cyst be confused with corpus luteum on ultrasound?

Not likely: Dermoid cysts have very interesting imaging characteristics based on their content of fat, hair, and frequently bone or teeth, corpus luteum cysts are much more routine and are cystic with surrounding hypervascularity. They may sometimes bleed and contain blood. They also tend to resolve after the period or later in pregnancy. ...Read more

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MRI shows multiple small follicles on right ovary. Left ovary shows small follicles & contiguous cysts. I started my cycle day after MRI. Is this PCOS?

MRI shows multiple small follicles on right ovary. Left ovary shows small follicles & contiguous cysts. I started my cycle day after MRI. Is this PCOS?

PCOS: In PCOS the cysts are multiple and bilateral. Other clinical features include hirsutism, obesity, and acanthosis nigricans. ...Read more

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What are follicular cysts?

What are follicular cysts?

Ovarian Cyst: A follicular cyst is the most common type of ovary cyst. It is a fluid filled sac within the ovary. ...Read more

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Can a 2-3 CM ovarian cyst on your left ovary stop ovulation?

Can a 2-3 CM ovarian cyst on your left ovary stop ovulation?

Dominant follicle?: That cyst might be your dominant follicle, in other words that cyst may well be your next ovulation. ...Read more

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Are ovarian cysts painful?

Are ovarian cysts painful?

Yes: Yes they can be painful. They usually resolve without specific treatment other than pain management. ...Read more

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MRI shows my left ovary has cystic structure w/ adjacent contiguous cysts and small follicles. Right ovary has multiple small follicles. Is this pcos?

MRI shows my left ovary has cystic structure w/ adjacent contiguous cysts and small follicles. Right ovary has multiple small follicles. Is this pcos?

Sounds like it: Do you have any other symptoms of PCOS? I recommend Metformin, 500 mg three times daily, Berberine 500 mg three times daily, and 20-40 mg of Progesterone Cream applied topically days 10-24 of your cycle. ...Read more

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Multiple cysts from d1-d12, tarlov cysts, renal cysts one hemorragic, ovarian cysts...What can cause this?

Multiple cysts from d1-d12, tarlov cysts, renal cysts one hemorragic, ovarian cysts...What can cause this?

All different : Tarlov, renal and ovarian cysts are all different. None have any relationship with other. Each would require a visit to a different specialist for evaluation. ...Read more

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In er, ultrasound showed cysts on both ovaries, and one cyst was lumpy. Could this be ovarian cancer?

In er, ultrasound showed cysts on both ovaries, and one cyst was lumpy.  Could this be ovarian cancer?

It might be.: A cyst might be simple or multi-loculated, that is, many cysts in one with many walls that could contain cancer cells. The cyst might be filled with blood, a hemorrhagic cyst, or fluid, or be something else entirely. That's why it should be examined and possibly removed by laparoscopy, etc.. It would be wise to see your doctor for an exam. Good luck. ...Read more

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Treatment of hemorrhagic cyst ovary?

Treatment of hemorrhagic cyst ovary?

Time: While painful, these should resolve on their own within 1-2 cycles. The treatment is usually pain control--ibuprofen or tylenol (acetaminophen). If persistent or recurrent, sometimes control is obtained with an oral birth control. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cysts and dermoid cysts decrease the chances of pregnancy?

Can ovarian cysts and dermoid cysts decrease the chances of pregnancy?

Yes: Both kinds of ovarian cysts decrease the ability to spontaneously ovulate and therefore get pregnant. ...Read more

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Right ovary with multiple follicle cysts and dominant 1.1 cm mildly complex cyst. Can this be cancerous?

Right ovary with multiple follicle cysts and dominant 1.1 cm mildly complex cyst. Can this be cancerous?

Yes sometimes: Yes, some complex cysts can be cancerous, but most are not when they are that size. Usually doctors follow these with sequential ultrasounds until better clarified. ...Read more

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Ultrasound showed I have enlarged uterus with 2 endometria. No fibroids. But a few 1 cm follicular cysts around ovaries, should I be able to conceive?

Ultrasound showed I have enlarged uterus with 2 endometria. No fibroids. But a few 1 cm follicular cysts around ovaries, should I be able to conceive?

Not sure: what "2 endometria" refers to. Do you have an anatomic uterine malformation such as didelphys or septate uterus? If so, there are a number of variations. You may still be able to conceive, but you have to talk to your doctor about what it specifically means in your case. Also, MRI may be useful to further evaluate potential uterine anomalies. ...Read more

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Im ttc. I have 4.2cm sized follicular cyst in right ovary n only some small follicules in left ovary but still do I have chance to concive?.

Im ttc. I have 4.2cm sized follicular cyst in right ovary n only some small follicules in left ovary but still do I have chance to concive?.

Yes: Check to see if you are ovulating buy people get pregnant while having cysts all the time. Check an ovulation predictor kit though. Gd luc. ...Read more

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42 yr. 2 doc confirmed by ultrasound a 5cm follicular cyst on rt ovary 2 yrs watching. Now ROMA high and refer to oncologist to remove. Is it cancer?

42 yr. 2 doc confirmed by ultrasound a 5cm follicular cyst on rt ovary 2 yrs watching. Now ROMA high and refer to oncologist to remove. Is it cancer?

Not necessarily: Risk of Ovarian Malignancy Algorithm (ROMA) is a screening tests, which makes use of two serum biomarkers. Like most good screening tests, it has a high sensitivity, but it does not necessarily mean there is cancer. It simply means further testing needs to be done to be sure. ROMA is designed to check cancer early. Appropriate referral to gynecologic oncologist can result in lifesaving surgery ...Read more

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Can a follicular cyst in the right ovary cause bright red long and watery periods and 2 days of just spotting light red watery blood? Hcg is 1

Can a follicular cyst in the right ovary cause bright red long and watery periods and 2 days of just spotting light red watery blood?  Hcg is 1

Maybe: You get a follicle cyst every month, and it goes away when you start your period. The amount of bleeding you have is a result of the growth of the lining the preceding month, whicjph is a result of the hormones produced by your monthly cyst. ...Read more

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Hi my ultrasound shows i hv 3cm haemorrhagic follicular cyst in my left ovary.Hv severe pain heaviness in. Lower abdomen .Sharp pain in left side?

Hi my ultrasound shows i hv 3cm haemorrhagic follicular cyst in my left ovary.Hv severe pain heaviness in. Lower abdomen .Sharp pain in left side?

Common symptoms: What you are experiencing is common for a hemorrhagic cyst. See your provider for follow up to make sure that you are aware of your options for treatment. ...Read more

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Follicular ovarian cyst in right ovary for a year. Is it normal? Had MRI , CT and ultrasound but nothing suspicious.

Follicular ovarian cyst in right ovary for a year. Is it normal? Had MRI , CT and ultrasound but nothing suspicious.

Individual case: In general ovarian cysts are normal findings from time to time. Each case will need to be evaluated by your doctor. The symptoms, size and appearance on sonogram will help determine the plan of care. ...Read more

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Can I still get pregnant with follicular cyst on both my ovaries?

Can I still get pregnant with follicular cyst on both my ovaries?

Follicle cysts: Eggs develop in follicle cysts so they are necessary in order to get pregnant later in the cycle when they have matured and you ovulate. Each cycle several eggs will start developing. On becomes the dominant follicle and ovulated. The others just regress and go away. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I have had my ovary removed about 1year ago. I know that a cyst can't come back on that side, but what are the chances of a follicular cyst on lside?

I have had my ovary removed about 1year ago. I know that a cyst can't come back on that side, but what are the chances of a follicular cyst on lside?

Follicular cyst: If you are still young and having periods, you will get a follicular cyst every month. This may sound scary, but it's the normal working of your body. These cysts are usually small and resolve on their own. The chance of having another one that requires surgery is quite small. ...Read more

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On my 12th day follicular study my ovary size is 38x23 and 33x26 ovaries are large with small cyst and endometrial thickness 7.7 what is meant by this?

On my 12th day follicular study my ovary size is 38x23 and 33x26 ovaries are large with small cyst and endometrial thickness 7.7 what is meant by this?

It is a phase: During the follicular phase of the menstrual cycle, hormonal changes causes follicular cysts to form in the ovaries and increase in thickness of the lining of the uterus. This coincides when a woman feels abdominal bloating, heaviness, and even moody. This phase is immediately followed by menstrual flow which makes the cysts shrink and allow the lining of the uterus to go back to normal. ...Read more

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Tuv- "both ovaries are normal in sonagraphic appearance, containing scattered follicular cysts. Trace pelvic free fluid is seen". Normal to have multiple follicular cysts?

Tuv- "both ovaries are normal in sonagraphic appearance, containing scattered follicular cysts. Trace pelvic free fluid is seen". Normal to have multiple follicular cysts?

Not really.: Has polycystic ovarian syndrome been excluded? It should be. If a strong history for metabolic syndrome, which can include hypertension, cholesterol issues, diabetes, weight carried on the torso, in you or immediate family, then this is most likely! best! ...Read more

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Im ttc. My dr told to take follicular study on 12th day. My report was right ovary 42*34 mm sized cyst ?Follicular cyst.. Left small follicle.

Limited Information: Almost impossible to help you with this information. There are so many different scenarios this represents. The most likely is a left over follicle from the last cycle that didn't physically ovulate (lufs syndrome). This is not indicative of any serious problem. You could also have ovulated just before the u/s test. But based on no "ovulatory" follicle, ? Anovulatory cycle this time. ...Read more

Ovary (Definition)

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