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Ovarian Cysts And Potassium Loss
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
Ovarian Cysts: Not all ovarian cysts undergo complications like twisting or leakage and rupture. In fact most cysts are found incidentally as part of a routing gyn examination. One has to be careful and avoid and strenuous activities if the cyst is of moderate size as they are more prone to physical complications. ...Read more
If it's very big: An ovarian dermoid cyst that is big (perhaps 10 cm or more) could cause constipation and bloating. Other types of ovarian tumors might be more likely to cause those symptoms. If those GI symptoms are significant, ovarian cancer might be something your doctor would want to rule out. Be sure you get followup. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Probably not: Hypokalemic periodic paralysis (HPP) is a rare condition caused by a gene mutation. A kidney cyst would not cause this, but may also be present. I don't believe kidney cysts are more common with this condition. HPP is very difficult to treat as the conditions that bring about hypokalemia are unpredictable and varied. I'm sorry, I don't understand your second sentence/question. Please resend. ...Read more
Is 4.64TSH high? Experiencing rapid hair loss, palpitations and ovarian cysts. Also, is the hair loss reversible with treatment?
Normal TSH LEVELS: The normal range for TSH is generally stated as 0.5 to 5.0. However, many endocrinologists consider anything outside the range of 0.5 to 3.0 especially if there are clinical symptoms as abnormal. I would follow JP with an endocrinologist. The hair loss is reversible with treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm only 35, but i got renal cysts in both kidneys, hepatic cysts, ovarian cysts... Is there a common reason that contributes to such cyst growth?
Usually not: Cysts in multiple organs are usually not caused by a common reason. ...Read more
No menstrual cycle, rapid weight gain, multiple ovarian cysts, all blood tests are very normal. Can this be pcos, hypopituitarism, or hypothyroidism ?
Can a small 1.8cm hemorragic ovarian cyst cause random cramping and irregular bleeding? All bloodwork and tests normal other than cyst.
Yes: The ovarian cyst may have been bigger before you had the Ultrsound---it may have ruptured---relessing a bullous of estrogen an some blood-----the bld would irritate the abdomin giving cramps----- the estrogen could affect your cycle. Follow up with your GYN doctor ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: It is possible. Good wishes.Get a more detailed answer ›
Not Much: Water retention is more a feature of estrogen than progesterone. In pcos, Progesterone is lower and estrogen is the dominant hormonal effect. Most patients think that the abdominal swelling in the pelvic area is due to "water weight." this however is due to bowel gas retention or bloating. This is due to carbohydrate effect on the bowel that is more pronounced in Insulin resistance / pcos.. ...Read more
7cm complex ovarian cyst, and complex right Ov cyst, dilated tube w/debris, pelvic fluid cause abdominal Bloating? Doctor is concern for ovarian canc.
Yes...: Tubal and ovarian masses can cause abdominal bloating. Most ovarian masses (75%), regardless of size, are benign (not cancer). There are many causes of complex tubo-ovarian masses including ectopic pregnancy, infections (abscess), normal physiological process (post ovulation bleeding), etc.; that are not cancer. It is good that you have a clinician following you. ...Read more
Variable: Most cysts dont weigh very much at all but the largest cyst on record was over 300 pounds. ...Read more
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