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Doctor insights on: Intermittent Ovarian Pain

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I am having severe intermittent bilateral ovarian pain started 2 days ago much worse today and tonight. I also WA son my period d for 6 days stopped 4 days ago and staeted spotting one day latee but today it got heavy with clots. I stated taking 500mg of

I am having severe intermittent bilateral ovarian pain started 2 days ago much worse today and tonight. I also WA son my period d for 6 days stopped 4 days ago and staeted spotting one day latee but today it got heavy with clots. I stated taking 500mg of

Evaluation: most likely everything is fine. you could have an ovarian cyst. that can cause pain just by being there, or become a problem if it bursts open or twists, you could also have an infection, a fibroid or something else. so if it persists i would see you gyn to figure out what is going on ...Read more

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When should I be concerned about ovarian pain?

Always: If abdominal pain persists despite pain medications, you should see your GYN to assess ovarian size, presence of cysts etc. Ovarian pain can be due to the ovaries or other sites such as bowel, bladder, uterus etc. A GYN ultrasound can help identify possible suspects Best Wishes Dr M ...Read more

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Causes of ovarian pain?

Well, a few things: Can cause pain. An ovarian cyst that expands the ovary rapidly causes discomfort. Severe pain, an emergency, is called ovarian torsion where a heavy cysts twist on the blood supply causing what we call an "acute abdomen". Lower abdominal pain is more broad. Make sure not pregnant, otherwise pain may or may not be from the ovaries. Gdluc. ...Read more

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What to do about ovarian pain? When to be concerned?

What to do about ovarian pain? When to be concerned?

Varies: The ovary first needs to be confirmed as a likely or possible source of the pain and why. Pain that is disabling should be of concern. Treatment varies from pain medication and time to surgery depending on the cause. ...Read more

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What are possible causes of my seasonal ovarian pain?

What are possible causes of my seasonal ovarian pain?

Ovulation: Ovulation is affected by physical, environmental and emotional factors. No nice easy answer. Some women do not ovulate in the summer. Some do not ovulate when they exercise alot. Some do not ovulate because of severe emotional stress. ...Read more

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Can anybody give me advice about lower right ovarian pain help please!?

Ovarian pain: You need to be more specific with your questions. Any other related symptoms? Nauseas, urinary, bowel symptoms. Bleeding? Are you on birth control? When was your last period? Pain could be caused by ovulation, or a cyst. But more info is needed. ...Read more

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Do i need to go to the hospital when ovarian pain starts up?

No: It depends on the problem. Some women have pain when the ovulate, you could have an ovarian cyst leaking a little blood inside the abdomen which can cause pain but not require hospitalization. Go get checked if you are having pain. ...Read more

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Could implantation cause ovarian pain?

Could implantation cause ovarian pain?

No: Implantation has no symptoms at all. Ovarian pain in the luteal phase is certainly possible though. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with a left ovarian cyst in december. I have had left ovarian pain since october, now the pain is almost constant and pulling. Is it possible the cyst is still there a fairly large?

Cyst Followup: Depending on how large the cyst was when identified in december, it may warrant follow up with an ultrasound. If >5-8cm then you'd be at risk of a condition called ovarian torsion where your ovary can twist and get stuck because of the weight of a cyst. This can be a surgical emergency if the pain is persistently sharp and severe. May consider hormonal contraception for control of cyst formation. ...Read more

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