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Intestinal Cyst Symptoms
Sort of.: Since aspirated cysts usually reaccumulate, this is a better maneuver for diagnosis than for cure. ...Read more
The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more
Cysts in the: small intestine are uncommon. Enteric duplication cysts, which are congenital anomalies, can occur anywhere along the GI tract. Usually these are asymptomatic, incidental findings on imaging studies and require no treatment. If they cause problems due to obstruction they can be surgically removed. ...Read more
Symptoms: ovarian cysts, itching and burning sensation around my left lower abdomen, hungry more often, less bowel movements. What can this be?
Not related: Ovarian cysts can be normal by the way. Ask your doctor what they think. But hunger, and bowel changes are something to do with your bowels. You might need to see a GI specialist. Left lower quadrant pain can also be from your ovarian cyst or from your bowel. Need your doctor to help you decide how to tackle this complex of symptoms. ...Read more
Rep shows abnormal cells after cyst removal. 2 detect abnormal in ovary covered by intestine, 1 doc has said MRI & the other ct. Which is better?
Probably MRI: For imaging of the uterus tubes and ovaries ultrasound is generally the method of choice. If for some reason another look at the pelvic organs is needed MRI is usually the next step. Ct tends to better look at the intestines. Your doctor may want to speak to a radiology doctor about which would be best for your situation. Good luck. ...Read more
Doctor my father who is of 83 years old have acyst above his large intestine And the cyst is of 4.9 cm long.and it touches the kidneyn is it dangerous?
Need to know:
WHERE the cyst comes FROM...... not WHERE it is located!
Ask again with more information!
Dr Z ...Read more
Isolated pain in one spot of i believe small intestine. Thought ovarian cyst, ultrasound neg. Very intense pain at times, on and off. 4 yrs now. Ideas?
Possibly: Intermittent obstruction of the bowel by an adhesion, internal hernia, or intussusception. Figuring this out can be hard and there is no guarantee the cause will ever be found. You have to decide whether this is an issue worth pursuing. If so, a ct scan when you are having the pain may be useful. ...Read more
Expain small cysts on kidney i.Ve had CT scan for adominal pain and intestinal problems. I have small hernias and fatty liver . Please advise
See long answer: Small cysts of the kidney are usually simple cysts which are a benign occurrence without clinical symptoms. They increase with age, and 50% of people age 50 have them. Check with your dr. To see if they were simple in appearance. ...Read more
Ct scan showed pkd, cysts on liver & inflamed intestine..Prescribed dicyclomine but i'm still in severe pain, & 7 day constipation..Any help please?
Please discuss: These with your physician or gastroenterologist . Get re- examined or have a close follow up with your doctor. Sounds complicated. ...Read more
Deficient enzymes: Pancreas in everyone makes enzymes that body uses to break down food. In person with CF, pancreatic ducts get blocked. This makes it harder for these enzymes to enter the small intestines. Decreased pancreatic secretions limit breakdown of fats, which cannot be absorbed by the small intestine because they are too large. Small intestine unable to neutralize acidic contents delivered from stomach. ...Read more
My right ovary was left after a hysterectomy keeps developing cysts. Tried to remove but its attached to bowel. Can the ovary be killed?
Try birth control: Ovaries are supposed to make cysts (follicles-that contain an egg) every month. Sometimes the cysts can grow too large or bleed when they open, causing pain. An easy way to treat this without surgery is to use birth control pills which suppress the ovaries and should help keep them from making cysts. ...Read more
After searching for 10 months a diag. for rt upper abd pain, coming up with liver cysts only, doc is chalking it up to functional bowel. Bowels normal?
Size of cysts?: It is possible that the RUQ pain you are experiencing is related to the liver cyst(s). What size and number of cysts do you have? If all other testing is negative, please see a liver surgeon for consultation. Removal of the cyst may be warranted. ...Read more
I am postmenopau complex ovar cyst bowel over it have adhesions too being monitored q 3 months drs fear surgery on me dangerous i want this to stop ?
Second opinion: Post menopausal complex cysts need monitoring at minimum. A biopsy, excision, or more is also possible. Okay to ask for a second opinion, take family/friend with you to help ask questions. There are several pre-operative protocols to access risk for ovarian cancer based on labs, exam and ct findings. There are also other diagnosis, like bowel mass, abscess that should be easily addressed. Be well. ...Read more
I had surgery to remove both ovaries six months ago one ovary had a large cyst which had attached itself to my pelvis and bowel I am still in a lot of?
Adhesions or?: Persistent discomfort warrants re-evaluation please.Get a more detailed answer ›
Had a hysterectomy in 2009 loosing all but my right ovary. Had a recent check up where now I have small cysts along with bowel gas . What is that?
Pain in lower left side before bowel movement. Pain usually goes away during movement. This didn't start until few days after I was diagnosed with a 5.5cm cyst on my right (opposite side) ovary. The bowel movements aren't runny or hard just normal consis
See OB: I would see my ob. An ultrasound could help to diagnose the cause of the pain. ...Read more
Told 2yr ago I have a simple cyst on kidney. Currently in agony under right rib, lower back. Headache. Constant feelin to have a bowel movement.?
Not from your cyst: Go see a physician right away if your pain is that severe. ...Read more
Im sorryi was told I had ovarian cyst but my stomach is large and bowel is not much and cramps pains everywhere I was wondering if I had endemtrosis?
Told 7mths ago 3cm haemorragic cyst ovary. Now pain increase. Bloated, worse walking. Now pain when pass urine & bowel action, irreg periods. Cancer?
Ovary cyst? Terrible pelvis pain on right side. Can barely move w/out pain. Back near waist hurts. In agony. Has happened before. Doc thought appendix but was cyst pushing on bowel. What do I do?
See your doctor: Get re-evaluated; you may have something different, or it may be to aspirate that cyst. ...Read more
I'm 2 weeks postop laparotomy for ovary removal for cysts and endometriosis. My issue is severe bowel/gas pains and i'm not constipated. Normal?
Had surgery on a pilondial cyst 2yrs ago. Since then I've had IBS and wound leakage. It leaks a lot when I need to pass bowel mov't. Leaking CSF?
Pilonidal cyst: hi~ leaking CSF from a pilonidal cyst removal? Was the Surgeon a licensed First World practitioner? If this was CSF you have to go right thru the sacrum to get to the theca of the spinal canal. So if you can sit probably not. Lets hope not. Pilonidals are removed and left to close slowly with granulation tissue over 6 -8 weeks.So you probably have chronic fistula. Go back&see Surgeon to fix it tx ...Read more
I have a 6cm simple functional ovarian cyst that is possibly causing bowel obstruction, heartburn, nausea, and moderate pain. Will surgery solve it?
I went to the ER where I was diagnosed with colitis and an ovarian cyst on the right side. I do not have frequent bowel movement but pain Is awful. ?
I assume the diagnosis of colitis was made after a CT scan was done to make the diagnosis of your pain. However it does not sound like you have symtoms of colitis, which is diarrhea.
So the imaging study that showed colitis is likely an incidental finding mimicing the radiographic characteristics of colitis ...Read more
Had an ovarian cyst rupture 2 days ago. I'm still bleeding and feels like another cyst on my right ovary. Alot of pain during bowel movement.
call ur GYN: still pain, symptoms? need follow up. call your GYN ...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