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Laparotomy Ovarian Cyst Pain Incisions Recovery
I had a surgery to remove ovarian cyst 2yrs ago. But now when i cough especially, i feel pain on the incision.Is this normal?
Get it looked at: Very hard to make a diagnosis over the internet. It could be some residual incisional pain though 2 years is a long time. However, on possibility could be a hernia at the site of surgery. This can be determined fairly easily but will require a physical exam. Go see your doctor. ...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
Likely more: In our hands, even with laparotomy, most are done as an outpatient. Recovery though depends on so many factors. Motivated patients without lifting demands in their work might get back in one week. Others might be 2 or 3 weeks? Lifting is the biggest limiting factor. Good luck. ...Read more
Have had 6 major laparotomies and now need to have ovarian cyst removed, have adhesions, will need another laparotomy?
Ovarian cyst endometriomas 8 and 5 centimeters. Dr wants to do laparotomy vs laproscopic outpatient. Is this necessary to be so invasive?
8 cm is : Rather large. I am sure your doctor considered risks v. Benefits of the operation. Not likely to be cancer at your age, but not impossible. Follow your doctor's advice. If you don't like with his advice, you can always get a second opinion, but i think it is going to be the same. ...Read more
13cm simple ovarian cyst gyn suggested laparotomy to remove the cyst & possibly the ovary! i dont wanna lose my ovary how can i save it help me plz?
Ovarian cyst: It could be helpful and wise to get a second opinion from a different gynecological surgeon ...Read more
I had an ovarian cyst laparotomy in june. 2014. Since then I still have recurrent pregnancy symptoms with regular feeling of a twist in my lower abdom?
Hard to know...: "Pregnancy symptoms" = lots of things = nausea, breast tenderness, abdominal fullness, swelling of breasts or genitalia, etc. It's hard to answer without knowing this. Would you please ask again, and be more specific, or consult me directly? Regarding a "twist" sensation, this is likely muscle spasms. Your muscles were sewn shut and they often spasm when they pull on stitches with activity. ...Read more
Im 20,Virgin,last period ended 29oct, on 26nov I had laparotomy to remove ovarian cyst&one ovary other ovary is intact I havent got my period yet HELP?
Im 20 ive 13cm simple ovarian cyst ca-125 is normal no family history of ovarian cancer is there medication for it? gyn said laparotomy& ovary removal
Ovarian cyst: Depending upon the type of cyst sometimes birth control pills may be used. If the cyst is symptomatic and needs removal, laparoscopic surgery is employed. If it is inordinately large or complex there are occasions when it may be necessary for the gyn surgeon to open you up and remove the cyst. ...Read more
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