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Heterogeneous Ovarian Cyst With Vascularity
US 3.8cm mildly complex ovarian cyst. Septations mainly in mid aspect of lesion and no vascularity seen. What does "mildly complex" mean?
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
3.5 CM left ovarian cyst w probable parovarian free fluid. Complex right ovarian mass w solid & cystic components & internal vascular flow. This bad?
Possible: Needs full gyn review and likely surgery. Tumors, and infections can cause such things. Need accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Hello, I'm a 26 years old Italian girl diagnosed with an unilocular ovarian cyst occupying my right ovary, measuring 4.5x4.9cm, liquid-filled and with a papillary component (2.8x1.4cm, non vascular, resembling a septum though). Waiting for CA-125 and othe
Growing ovarian cyst: While I am NOT a gynecologist a "growing" mixed density ovarian cyst is of concern. A simple cyst - fluid filled is generally benign but a heterogenous cyst may represent something like an endometrioma - You don't list any symptoms but I would recommend that you see a gynecologist and consider having the cyst removed and analyzed to make sure its not something of concern. Good luck ...Read more
Very painful heterogeneous ovarian cyst growing and looking more 'solid'. Should I be concerned? Generally feel rubbish with it all too.
Seek Gyn oncologist: It is usually recommended that a complex ovarian lesion "looking more solid" be carefully evaluated and removed for pathological examination (exploratory laparotomy or laparoscopic surgery) to rule out a malignant ovarian tumor. Although the risk of cancer is relatively low, it would be best to seek a consultation from and the expertise of a Gyn oncologist. ...Read more
Been advised I have a 2x3x2 ovarian cyst heterogeneous in nature. What does heterogeneous in nature mean? What follow up do you suggest?
Means many things: Homogeneous means that the cysts would look like a clear "water balloon" on ultrasound which is filled with one type of substance(water). Heterogeneous means that the cyst is filled with many different types of tissue that is often not "clear" like water .Although the ovarian cysts are very small a repeat ultrasound or MD visit would be advisable in 6 months or sooner if there is pain. ...Read more
Abdom. pain, freq. urination.U/sound- 8cm complex ovarian cyst, heterogeneous echogenicity, septations, debris, honeycomb configs.No hypervasc.Advice?
I had MRI done on hips finding mildly complex heterogeneous 3.9x3.4x3.8cm ovarian cyst with presence of moderate free fluid within pelvis how serious?
At your age,: this is most likely a benign hemorrhagic cyst, but it needs to be followed up with your gyn and probably follow up ultrasounds to see if it resolves. ...Read more
I recently had a MRI on my hips which shows mildly complex heterogeneous ovarian cyst and presence of free fluid within the pelvis How serious is this
Hard to say: It is hard to say since there are many different causes of these findings. The first thing recommended should be a pelvic ultrasound with doppler flow studies.The cyst can be a functional cyst with hemorragh (caused by the function of the ovary-ovulation),an endometrioma, a cystic teratoma or dermoid, or a cancer. The doppler flow will be increased if it is cancer. ...Read more
Ii have a anechoic cyst 1.7x1.7x1.5 And left ovarian complex mass heterOgeneous internal Echo suggestion of internal vascularity 2.0x1.7x1.5. help?
Is a 2cm complex ovarian cyst without internal vascularity cause for concern?
Ultrasound report said "likely hemorrhagic"
Hemorrhagic cysts: A hemorrhagic cyst is a type of benign ovarian cyst that is very common. Typically one would simply monitor it and repeat the sonogram in 1-3 months to confirm resolution. Your specific case should be evaluated by a doctor after a complete history and physical exam to determine the proper management ...Read more
Yes.: Ovarian cysts do vary in size quite alot. In your age group, a small cyst is about 2-3 cm. I've seen cyst as large as 10 cm or more. Cyst less than 2.5 cm are probably functional follicle in your age group. A cyst may grow or persist over a few menstrual cycle or complete resolve. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below.: Many ovarian cysts resolve on their own. Your doctor may consider watchful waiting to see if this would happen. Some cyst such as dermoid cyst, cystadenoma or endometriom don't go away on their own but these are rare compared to the typically follicular cysts. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes, unlikely: A cyst that has contents that will cause severe inflammation (peritonitis), a cyst that twists, cuts off its blood supply and causes gangrene, and a cyst that ruptures and causes interrnal hemorrhage could possibly cause death. All are not likely scenarios. Most ovarian cysts resolve without any treatment. Oftentimes, they not even known by the woman to be present before they resolve. ...Read more
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