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Grape Seed Extract Ovarian Cyst
Hi I have. 7 CM complex ovarian cyst that has multiple thick septations with septations having grape like clusters? Should this be biopsied
Yes: The cyst should bve surgically removed and examined by a Pathologist to rule out cancerous growth. ...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
What did your: Doc in lakeland say? He or she knows your surgery and situation, that cyst will usually not come back because it has been removed but other cysts can develop depending, there are medications you can get on like birth control pills to prevent simple and ovulatory cysts from recurring but it depends what type you had and how it was removed. ...Read more
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What is considered (in measurements)a very large ovarian cyst that needs to be removed in surgery if pregnant?
>5 cm.: Any adnexal cyst over two inches in diameter can twist, rupture, or leak causing acute abdominopelvic pain and preterm labor or pregnancy loss. Talk with a maternal-fetal medicine specialist to determine if you should grave this laparoscopically respected between 16-20 weeks (safest window). ...Read more
Should a 7 CM ovarian cyst that is causting severe pain (16 yr old daughter can barely move) be removed? How soon?
What other options are there to treat ovarian cysts, besides taking birth control or having them surgically removed?
Have had 6 major laparotomies and now need to have ovarian cyst removed, have adhesions, will need another laparotomy?
Should I still have a hard time walking, and getting up after 5 days of having my appendix removed and ovarian cyst surgery?
Depends: You did not say if your operation was laparoscopic or not - that would make a difference. Either way, you will be sore afterward for a while, but by day 5 - I would expect you to be feeling/doing better and able to get up some. If you think this is a problem, call your surgeon and get in to be checked out to make sure nothing else going on. Be well. ...Read more
I have hd a ovarian cyst when I eas 10 removed and I am tring to conceive and have had no luck what can I do to get pregnant?
Testing: I recommend seeing your obgyn or a local infertility specialist. Most couples will get pregnant within one year of trying. If a couple is not successful after 12 months then it is time for evaluation. For female testing we start by testing for ovulation and an xray called a hsg to make sure the tubes are open. For males we do a semen analysis. ...Read more
Is zinc bad for ovaries, recently had an dermoid ovarian cyst removed and am thinking of taking zinc for other reasons, is this okay?
I had ovarian cyst removed & my right ovary. Can I have a baby and if so, will there be any danger for the baby? Can the cyst come back?
Taking MRI for ovarian cyst. I didn't take it last time I had it. Removed only cyst by lap surgery. Why do I have to take MRI this time?
Just had dissolvable stitches put in after having ovarian cyst removed through keyhole surgery, do my stitches need to be constantly coveted up?
Not really: There is a microscopic layer of skin that forms over incisions in 48 hours. I'd check your doctor's instructions, but usually you can open them to the air the next day and shower the day after that. ...Read more
Hi I had lapascopic surgery to remove an ovarian cyst they also removed my ovary with it about a week ago I recently had sex will that affect me?
A 5cm ovarian cyst was removed from my left ovary last month. About three days sharp shooting pain started every once in a while what could it be?
Depends: Pain on left side could be bleeding from site causing irritation. If in mid cycle could be pain from ovulation. Having a cyst means the brain and ovaries are not in balance. Look at life style avoid tobacco smoke, alcohol, eat a healthy diet (fresh vegetables and fruit and good proteins), avoid sugar, processed food, commercial animal fats, sleep 7-8 hours, move through the day, have healthy bm. ...Read more
I have 5.6 CM ovarian cyst and scheduled surgery by march. I'm puzzled if I am. To have left ovary removed or just scrape. Worries are they'd regrow?
Ovarian cyst: You don't mention which side the cyst is on but I'm thinking the left from the way you word it. We do try to remove just the cyst and safe the ovary in most situations. But that isn't always possible, so there is a small chance you may loose your ovary. Talk to this concern with the surgeon ahead of time so you know what to expect. ...Read more
The past 5 years I've been dealing with reoccurring functional ovarian cysts. I've had multiple removed. Asside from birth control what can be done?
Female, 19y/o, single. I have an ovarian cyst. 2010 until present. They became twins and the other one is a dermoid cyst. Is it necessary to be removed?
Yes: If you have a dermoid cysts of the ovary, while it is not urgent, it should eventually be removed. It will continue to slowly grow over time and may be harder to save the ovary if it gets too big. ...Read more
What are some causes of ovarian cysts? I had one removed along with a tube & now I have one that's 4 CM on the other ovary. Any ideas? I'm freaking out.
See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
Was in severe pain last night due to ovarian cyst. (had 7.5 CM cyst removed last summer) in pain & feel like vomiting/passing out today. What do I do?
Dx: ovarian cyst 3.4cm (2cm 3 days ago) endometriosis & I'm in severe pain. I've been in pain for 5days. How do I ask my gyn to surgically remove it? I had to have other cysts removed and it worked.
Plain English: The best way to ask a doctor is to say clearly what you want, which seems surprisingly difficult for many people. State clearly, let him/her discuss pros/cons with you. Severe pain and endometriosis is a good indication for surgery in many cases, but not 100%. If you feel you cannot communicate well with your doc, consider talking with another one. ...Read more
I had ovarian cyst removed last month on d left ovary. 2 weeks after, it developed on d ryt ovary abt 3.8cm. But no serious pain. Will it shrink? Is it somtn 2 wrry abt? Hw soon can I get pregnant?
10 cm: As a general rule of thumb, less than 5 cm is usually normal, between 5 and 10 cm can possibly be observed, but greater than 10 cm should be removed. There are however and lot of other considerations that affect that decision. ...Read more