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Was told many polyps in cervix and cysts in ovary plus a hole and ovary is hard. What are my options I'm 53.

Was told many polyps in cervix and cysts in ovary plus a hole and ovary is hard. What are my options I'm 53.

Unclear: It is not clear what is meant by the terminology of a hole in the ovary or the ovary is hard. I would return to the doctor and ask for clarification on what that means. If you are not satisfied with the answer consider getting a 2nd opinion. Cervical polyps are typical removed in the office ...Read more

Ovary (Definition)

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


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Had lap surgery possible obturator hernia. GS and OBGYN found hole with ovary trap'd in it. How is this fixed. Doctors never seen this before. Please help?

Had lap surgery possible obturator hernia. GS and OBGYN found hole with ovary trap'd in it. How is this fixed. Doctors never seen this before. Please help?

Obturator foramen: This is a rare hernia usually found in elderly females. Your are 45 so you are not elderly. The obturator foramen is a hole in your pelvis. It allows structures like the obturator nerve to pass through this area. Intestines and ovaries can be trapped in this area. The correction requires removing the trapped tissue and patching the area to prevent more things getting trapped in the future. ...Read more

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How big is ovary?

How big is ovary?

Depends: It depends on you age, the younger the larger but about 3-3.5cm. ...Read more

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Can your ovary pop?

Can your ovary pop?

Ovulation: During ovulation, an egg "pops" out of your ovary. Cysts on the ovary can rupture and cause pain. ...Read more

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Why is my both ovary hurt??

Why is my both ovary hurt??

Unknown: Usually ovaries don't hurt. Infection is a possibility. You should see a gynecologist for a pelvic exam. ...Read more

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What does an ovary look like?

What does an ovary look like?

Small, white: Ovoid, irregular surface (not perfectly smooth), approximately 2-4cm in size. ...Read more

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Is it possible to pop an ovary?

No: No but you could pop an ovarian cyst. When an ovarian cyst pops or ruptures sometimes you can have pelvic pain. ...Read more

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Can pollycystic ovary be cured?

In conditions such: As pcos, we call it management. Say u weight, pcos improved, ovulating. If cured, you gain weight back, no pcos; not the case, that is the difference. Consider metformin if fasting Insulin level high or fam. Hx type 2 dm. In many it helps weight and ovulate, you r at 2x risk of mood problem, buproprion can help mood, esp w/ metformin, go low and slow, ocp good, make sure sleep at night, . ...Read more

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Why is there pain near my ovary?

Why is there pain near my ovary?

Ovulation?: If you are mid cycle and expect your period in 2weeks, this could be pain with ovulation. If pain on your right side, the appendix is a possibility. If pain on your left side, could be caused by constipation. See your doctor if worsening or not resolving in 1-2 days. ...Read more

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What does a collapsed ovary mean?

What does a collapsed ovary mean?

Don't know: Not a medical term (? collapsed cyst) ...Read more

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What does over active ovary mean?

What does over active ovary mean?

Hyperstimulation: There is no such thing as a naturally occurring over active ovary. Perhaps as ovaries get older they experience the body's last attempts at fertility by being hyperstimulated by pituitary fsh to release more eggs (why twins more common with later age), but that's unlikely what you mean. Sometimes fertility md's will artificially stimulate as well, but this can be dangerous if not done carefully. ...Read more

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What is the. Nowmal. Size. Of ovary?

It depends: The ovary is not round but ellicptical and decreases with age. Before menopause it is approximately 1.5x1.5x3 cm. ...Read more

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What is done it an enlarged ovary?

It depends: It depends upon whether the enlarged ovary is cystic or solid. Each category is treated by the MD differently. ...Read more

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How big is ovary at the age of 37?

How big is ovary at the age of 37?

If you are: Premenopausal, the normal size (volume) range is about 3-12ml. As you can see, the size can be quite variable and still be normal. ...Read more

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Is an ovary 36x36x33 mm normal size?

Is an ovary 36x36x33 mm normal size?

Yes: Normal size. Size can vary among individuals and seasons. That would only be big in a pre- puberty girl or very post menopausal woman. ...Read more

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How does it feel if your ovary bursts?

Cyst can "burst": When an ovarian cyst "bursts' you will feel a sudden, sharp pain which can b excruciating and then wanes over the next hour or 2. You may feel a vague pain over the next 2 days. ...Read more

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How does retroverted ovary looks like?

How does retroverted ovary looks like?

"Retroverted" ovary: The ovaries, by the nature of their location hanging from the Fallopian tubes and ovarian ligament, are almost always behind and below the uterus due to location and gravity. ...Read more

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What are some causes of pains in ovary?

Cyst, growth,: Most common cause of pain is a cyst. Other growths can also be painful, as can an infection. An ultrasound is important in diagnosing the cause of ovarian pain. A pregnancy outside the uterus can ba a life threatening cause of pain in the area of the ovary. ...Read more

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Is it possible for your ovary to break?

Cyst or torsion: Yes, the ovary can physically rupture if it has a cyst or it gets twisted around the fallopian tube in a condition called torsion. Both are very painful and require emergent surgery. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have enlarged ovary?

Enlarged ovaries?: Many possibilities- first it depends on why they're enlarged, and how enlarged they are. If you care to share more specifics i'll comment further. ...Read more

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How long can ovary live outside the bady?

How long can ovary live outside the bady?

A long time: If handled properly and cryopreserved, eggs (and fundamentally ovaries are simply big bundles of immature eggs) can survive almost indefinitely. ...Read more

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When to remove part or all of your ovary?

When to remove part or all of your ovary?

Remove ovary: Very difficult to answer fully without more details. For benign conditions and pre menopausal probably just a part or one as long as the opposite ovary is normal. If in the menopause remove both as they are not functional. I suggest a full consult to answer your question fully. ...Read more

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What is cause of this pain above my ovary?

Several things.: Ovaries might be naturally large, or they might be enlarged because of like ovarian cysts, or conditions like polycystic ovaries. Cancer should be ruled out, especially in older patients with pain, bloating, and weight gain. It can also be appendicitis if right sided, lower abdominal pain, with fever and high white count. If this is the case, a visit to your doctor, or hospital is imperative. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have multicystic ovary?

Many cysts: It simply means there are multiple cysts on your ovary. If cysts are small, it can be a normal finding. It can also be seen with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). By itself, it doesn't mean too much but may have significance in the context of another diagnosis such as PCOS. If the cysts are grapefruit sized, surgery may be necessary. Best wishes! ...Read more

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What happen if the women have only one ovary?

Ovary issues: It is far more common to be unable to find an ovary (i.e. On ultrasound) than to truly have one absent. Even if there is truly an ovary absent, that means that ovulation will occur every other month. Which means it may be slightly more difficult to get pregnant. ...Read more

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What will happen if you get shot in the ovary?

What will happen if you get shot in the ovary?

Gunshot to: Ovary is likely to destroy ovary and would likely damage other organs/ tissue as well. ...Read more

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I am having pain in my ovary what could it be?

Pain: Lots of possible things. Need more info to determine likely cause. It could be ovulation pain, a cyst, pregnancy, tubal infection, bowel pain or even a kidney stone. ...Read more