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How Well Can A Ct Diagnose An Ovarian Cyst
Ct scan abd/pelvis,can it be melanoma(had melanoma), what should be done?Mild-low attenuation/left arnexal region likely related to ovarian cyst.
Computed tomography is also known as CT scan. Ct uses xrays taken an 360 degrees combined with a computer to see"inside" the body. The table moves as the xray tube and detectors spin around the patient 10 times a second or more! the image shows excellent soft tissue detail, enhanced with injection of intravenous contrast or oral contrast. This way the body is shown in slices, in any plane, usually axially, but ...Read more
Can a CT scan tell u what type of ovarian cyst you have? was diagnosed at ER with 3.6 CM cyst and followed up with gyno- she did no further tests
Bad if ovarian cyst ruptures or is that how it heals? have a painful 3.6 CM diagnosed w/ CT at ER and my gyno did no further tests- said will go away
Its ok: It is not uncommon for women to form cysts- many are functional or normal cysts, part of our normal menstrual cycles. They rupture on their own each month and go away. There are other types of cysts which do not go away on their own. If you are having severe pain, nausea, vomiting or a fever- see your doctor. ...Read more
How long will ovarian cyst pain last? 3.6 CM cyst diagnosed @ ER w/ CT, had pain/bloating for 3 days, gyno did no further tests but said should goaway
Very differently: If it is functional (follicular) cyst, really should go away. If not, it might stay. In any case should be followed up. The symptoms described may not be related to the cyst. ...Read more
Pain and bloating on right side, diagnosed w/a 3.6cm ovarian cyst at ER w/ CT. gyno said it will go away but did no tests, am I at risk for a torsion?
It would show up if: An ovarian cyst would show up on a ct scan as long as you had a scan of your abdomen and pelvis, and the cyst was large. Very small cysts would not be obvious on ct. Ultrasound is generally considered a better imaging modality for ovarian cysts, because it exposes the patient to less radiation and is a cheaper test. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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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