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What happens when ovarian cysts are bursting?

What happens when ovarian cysts are bursting?

Fluid is absorbed: An ovarian cyst is simply a fluid collection that develops in an ovarian follicle. When a cyst breaks open, the fluid goes into the abdomen where it is absorbed by the body. You can sometimes have some minor discomfort if the cyst fluid is irritating to your internal organs. Your ovary is very good at healing itself when this happens and there usually are not any long-term problems. ...Read more

Cyst (Definition)

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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I had a ovarian cyst that bursted. Can i still get pregnant?

I had a ovarian cyst that bursted. Can i still get pregnant?

Don't worry: A ruptured ovarian cyst is a common occurrence, and doesn't mean that you'll have problems getting pregnant, . ...Read more

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Why do ovarian cysts burst?

Why do ovarian cysts burst?

Bleeding: Most cysts don't burst actually. A corpus luteum bursts as it releases an egg, which is part of normal ovulation. The "ruptured cyst" is actually bleeding into the corpus luteum after the cyst naturally ruptures, which can be quite painful for many months. But other kinds of cysts basically never burst, and in fact the ovary can stretch quite huge without rupturing. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a relatively large ovarian cyst shrinking or bursting please?

What are the symptoms of a relatively large ovarian cyst shrinking or bursting please?

Symptoms vary: An ovarian cyst can resolve on its own without symptoms. It can also rupture causing pain that requires emergency surgery. Usually surgery is not necessary and the pain is short-lived and tolerable. It is recommended that the patient avoid strenuous exercise because of the possibility of torsion of the ovary. If the ovary twists it can cut off its blood supply and die requiring surgery. ...Read more

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Three nights ago I experienced sharp pain which I wrote off as a possible ovarian cyst bursting it has occurred a few nights now, dull off & on. ?

Three nights ago I experienced sharp pain which I wrote off as a possible ovarian cyst bursting it has occurred a few nights now, dull off & on. ?

Pelvic Pain: This sounds like pelvic pain which could be from a number of etiologies. It is best to first rule out GYN etiologies via a trip to see your GYN Specialist ASAP. If the pain escalates in an incremental and unrelenting fashion, go right to the nearest emergency department for immediate evaluation. ...Read more

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Had to go the ER bc my ovarian cyst burst; later us showed smaller so why am I still hurtin ?

Had to go the ER bc my ovarian cyst burst; later us showed smaller so why am I still hurtin ?

Cyst resolving: It hurts as the cyst resolves. Typically a different type of pain, but if the pain is more severe than before i would recommend going back to the er or to your doctor, but typically you will have pain as where the cyst was located resolves. ...Read more

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I had a ovarian cyst burst during the night with some spotting & severe pain. Now pain has decreased. No spotting now. How long until there is no pain?

I had a ovarian cyst burst during the night with some spotting & severe pain. Now pain has decreased. No spotting now. How long until there is no pain?

Until fluid is gone: The pain is a result of the ovarian cystic fluid irritating the lining of the body cavity(peritoneum) . the pain will go when the fluid is totally resorbed by the body. ...Read more

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I had a hemorrhagic ovarian cyst burst a week ago. Is it normal to have cleared fluid mixed with blopd leak out vaginally?

Yes: The fluid discharge is flowing from the ruptured cyst through the Fallopian tubes back into the uterus/cervix and out the vagina. ...Read more

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5cm septated ovarian cyst burst 3 d ago. Hospital did not treat due to galbladder findings. Free fluid found too. Still have BAD lrq pain.Suggestions?

Pain control/US: Get an ultrasound to make sure there is no ovarian torsion. Finding a balance between pain and daily life is sometimes difficult. Expecting to be pain free is not possible because there is a ruptured cyst. Try acetaminophen and/or NSAID such as advil or aleve (naproxen). Make sure blood counts are okay. Speak with your gynecologist to see if surgery is the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What happens after an ovarian cyst bursts?

What happens after an ovarian cyst bursts?

Cyst: After it burst, you will form what its called a corpus luteum cyst and eventually will have your period again, that is part of the normal menstrual cycle. Cysts/follicles majority of the time 'burst' physiologically. ...Read more

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If a dermoid ovarian cyst bursts what could happen?

If a dermoid  ovarian cyst bursts  what could happen?

Pain, adhesions.: A dermoid cyst is full of a oil like substance and often hair and other debris that can cause a lot of internal irritation/inflammation. This can lead to something called adhesions, where the internal organs stick together. All of this will cause immediate pain. If the rupture is during surgery, and rapid suction/cleanup is performed, the results are usually very good. ...Read more

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Ovarian Cyst (Definition)

A growth (often balloon like) on an ovary. It is often thin walled ...Read more