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Hemmoragic Ovarian Cyst
Separate problems: There is no particular cause for any of these, and certainly no single thing that causes them all. These are separate problems, which I assume were detected by some sort of abdominal imaging, probably a CT scan or MRI. Speak with the doctor who ordered the test and take it from there. ...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
Yes: Hi, Typically cysts less than 6cm in the reproductive age group ( your age) will resolve spontaneously with time. You should see your doctor however if you experience any worsening pain over the next couple of weeks to have the cyst rechecked. ...Read more
I'm having trouble with recurring, painful, hemorrhagic ovarian cysts. They are interfering with my otherwise healthy, active life. Help?
No ovulation no cyst: Hello, Recurring, painful cysts can be intrusive with respect to our busy lifestyles as you alluded to. You might consider a contraceptive method for the ovarian suppression that it offers. The pill and other hormonal methods prevent ovulation and therefore prevent cyst formation. ...Read more
Normal: in a normal cycle a cyst forms in an ovary, the cyst ruptures and the egg is released and then a hemorrhagic cyst can form. ...Read more
Watch for fever,pain: Ruptured hemorrhagic cysts tend to bleed leaving a patient with a collection of blood in their abdomen. The bleeding usually stops on it's own over time the blood in your belly dissolves on it's own. In rare cases the blood may become infected and the patient may get very sick. So watch for fever, excessive abdominal pain and make sure you are followed closely by your OBGYN until this resolves. ...Read more
Hi.......I have a 3.8 cm hemorrhagic right ovarian cyst. I will be 50 yrs old and not menopausal. Had a hysterectomy 10 yrs ago. What should I do?
Watch it...: Hemorrhagic ovarian cysts usually go away on their own without surgical intervention. If it isn't too painful, its usually ok to repeat the u/s in a few months to make sure it is gone. If it is very painful, it can be removed surgically. Best wishes! ...Read more
Observation: Ovarian cysts commonly rupture causing a sudden onset of pain but typically resolves on its own. If there is no bleeding and the cyst has ruptured try taking NSAIDs (ibuprofen,naproxen,etc) for the pain and discomfort. If you continue to have discomfort follow up with your GYN or family doctor is recommended. ...Read more
I was told in Nov. I had a hemorrhagic ovarian cyst. What is it? & can it keep me from getting pregnant ? Why or why not?
Hemorrhagic cyst: A hemorrhagic ovarian cyst is usually the result of bleeding into a functional cyst, such as during ovulation with a follicle. The majority of hemorrhagic cysts resolve completely within two menstrual cycles, and do not affect a woman's fertility. A few types of ovarian cysts can affect a woman's ability to ovulate, such as with polycystic ovarian syndrome, which can affect a woman's fertility. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Recently got out of ER for hemorrhagic ovarian cyst rupturing, but pain meds aren't helping. Could there be damage from the rupture?
Ovarian cyst : A hemorrhagic ovarian cyst can cause pain at onset, and can continue to cause pain until the body resorbs the blood. However, if pain is escalating or unrelieved, it is possible that there is a continuing bleed from the site of where the original cyst ruptured and bled. In that case, re-evaluation would be warranted. ...Read more
Hi , I am 33 years old.I have ovarian cyst 5 cm. My doctor said it is hemorrhagic cyst.What kida test can tell the cyst is benign? Thanks.
Repeat ultrasound: Ultrasound examination usually defines cyst of ovary as fluid filled. Sometimes echogencity of lining is suggestive of hemorrhage. Repeat ultrasound exam in few weeks with disappearance of cyst is definite evidence of benign lesion. If solid components are associated with the cyst tumor can be suspected. Then either other imaging such as mr or surgical biopsy might be performed. ...Read more
I need some information on hemorrhagic ovarian cysts. Doctor says I have one. And I'm just wondering how long it and the pain will last etc?
Hemorrhagic ovarian cysts: Haemorrhagic ovarian cysts (HOCs) usually result from haemorrhage into a corpus luteum or other functional cyst. Radiographic features are variable depending on the age of the haemorrhage. They typically resolve within eight weeks. Patients may present with sudden-onset pelvic pain, pelvic mass, or they may be asymptomatic and the HOC is an incidental finding 4. A haemorrhagic or a ruptured ovarian cyst is the most common cause of acute pelvic pain in an afebrile, premenopausal woman presenting to the emergency room 5. They can occur during pregnancy. HOCs typically develop as a result of ovulation. Secondary to a hormone response the stromal cells surrounding a maturing Graafian follicle become more vascular, and after the oocyte has been expelled, the Graafian follicle develops into a corpus luteum with a highly vascular and fragile granulosa layer, which ruptures easily, forming a HOC 4. A cystic structure that does not convincingly satisfy the criteria for a benign cyst cannot be considered a cyst Differential considerations on ultrasound include: cystic ovarian neoplasm: the most helpful feature in distinguishing ovarian neoplasms from haemorrhagic cysts are papillary projections nodular septa colour Doppler flow in the cystic structure endometrioma typically contains uniform low level internal echoes with a hypervascular wall on Doppler ultrasound. more often multiple on MRI, endometrioma shows high signal in T1 and low signal in T2WIs and should be evaluated with a short interval follow-up US or MRI ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a u/s yest that showed a Hemorrhagic Ovarian Cyst could that be giving me light positives on early pregnancy tests?
I had a hemorrhagic ovarian cyst burst a week ago. Is it normal to have cleared fluid mixed with blopd leak out vaginally?
Yes: The fluid discharge is flowing from the ruptured cyst through the Fallopian tubes back into the uterus/cervix and out the vagina. ...Read more