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Ovarian Nabothian Cysts
Complex ovarian cyst w/intern. Septations, submuc. Fibroids, nabothian cysts, liver cyst, hernia. All new w/in last 8 weeks. Possible cancer? Type?
Slow down a bit...: Ok, you have a lot of issues just recently identified. I'm doubtful you have any cancer. Your biggest concern appears to be the ovarian cyst, which is probably benign, but you need to be evaluated by your gyn. The hernia is an elective process, and the liver cyst is probably congenital. Fibroids and nabothian cyst can also be evaluated by your gyn. Take a breath and make an appointment. Good luck. ...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
Don't Worry: These are normal mucus glands of the cervix that kind of outgrow themselves, for whatever reason, into small lumps on the cervix, but they are not harmful. The only time a gynecologist would be concerned is if it is big enough to cause symptoms, but most of the time they don't and are just picked-up during a routine exam. They tend to come and go on their own and not cause any problems, so don't worry ...Read more
Folicles 9 mm and less in the right ovary and 8 mm and less in the left ovary. Summary: nabothian cysts 3mm and less. Why is this cyst so painful?
No need: There is no reason to remove nabothian cysts — they are normal, benign, and do not require treatment. They will come and go on their own. They are not painful or symptomatic and there is no benefit derived from their removal. ...Read more
Can nabothian cysts on cervix cause any symptoms such as pain? And can they get infected at some point during their presence especially after sex?
No symptoms: This would be the first time to hear that Nabothian cysts cause symptoms. A gynecologic exam would tell, whether something else is mistaken with a Nabothian cyst. ...Read more
Could small bumps felt on cervix be nabothian cysts? Will they resolve? Trans vag u/sound showed a 2cm fobroid. Would either cause spotting for a yr?
Going through menopause. T-vag says endo stripe is 0.4 cm, small post. Uterin fibroid 0.9cm, some benign nabothian cysts in cervix. Anything worrisome?
No worries.: A small uterine fibroid is usually asymptomatic and is not dangerous. A fibroid will usually shrink after menopause from decreasing estrogen levels. Your endometrial stripe is also normal. Nabothian cysts are also normal. None of these findings pose any risk to your health. ...Read more
The X-ray of my uterus shows bulky cervix that contains two small nabothian cysts the largest measures 1.3cm in diam. Should I worry?
Nabothian: Cysts are normal findings of no significance. A description of a bulky cervix is uncommon but likely not important in the absence of cervical bleeding or an abnormal pap smear. ...Read more
Uterus is 14.1x5.3x7.5 CM with a 10 mm endometrial stripe. Myometrium is heterogeneous. Incidental nabothian cysts. Enlarged heterogeneous uterus. Define?
Fibroids: The muscle of your uterus looks irregular. While this can be due to endometriosis it is most frequently caused by small fibroids. This finding like all lab or x-ray findings is best understood in the context of your symptoms which led to the testing. Lacking that context and your medical history, it is difficult to say more. ...Read more
"A 1.0 cm cystic lesion is noted abutting the left ovary which could be exophytic cyst or follicle. Numerous nabothian cysts on uterus." Is this bad?
Does not have any significance
forget about 1 cm cysts they come and go all the time ...Read more
Been having pregnancy like symptoms. Took femara (letrozole) about 3 weeks ago, had blood tested for progesterone day 21 level, came back .4 and had ultrasound done which showed nabothian cysts and multiple bilateral ovarian follicles, which my dr said I
Harmless: Nabothian cysts/follicles on the cervix are harmless, won't come out on their own, and don't need to come out. ...Read more
I had nabothian cyst after my first delivery and I am having 4-5 small nabothian cysts now, and I desire to get pregnant. My age is 35.?
Recently had vag ultrasound. Result: multiple nabothian cysts. Left ovary almost double with 2.9 CM cyst. No sig free fluid. Help? Cancer?
No worries: Nabothian cysts are benign cysts associated with the cervix and are often incidentally noted. They are filled with cervical mucus. Unless large, they usually are incidentally noted and require no treatment. ...Read more
Uterus measures 10.8x4.0x7.1 cms endometrial echo complex measures 5mms in thickness. Subcentimeter nabothian cysts in cervical area noted?
Normal range: Nothing to worry aboutGet a more detailed answer ›
Uterus-Measures 9.1 cm.
Endometrial echo complex measures 1.0 cm.
13 mm lower uterine fibroid.
Nonvisualized left ovary
Fluid filled :
Structure. Many ovarian cysts are part of normal reproductive cycle, others are due to tumors, benign and malignant. See this site for more information.
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/ovarian-cysts/ds00129. ...Read more
Time: Most ovarian cysts go away by themselves over time. If a cyst stays around for more than 3 months, what we would do next depends on its size, your age, any symptoms and very specific details of the ultrasound report describing the cyst. ...Read more
Depends on factors: A simple cyst is very common and often detected on routine pelvic or ultrasound exam and might disappear by the next exam. The more complex ones need further evaluation so doctors can determine the significance of cysts based their size, structure, timing with regard to period and to menopause, etc. Because not all cysts are normal, I'll share this with specialists in onc for their perspective. ...Read more
Depends on the cyst: Some cysts (small simple follicular) don't need any help and resolve on their own. Large symptomatic cysts most likely will require surgical intevention. There are some cysts that resolve with hormonal treatment. ...Read more
Could be : The most common complication of an ovarian cyst includes rupture of the cyst with internal bleeding, torsion of the ovary as well as the presence of malignancy within the cyst. Your obgyn can determine wether the cyst need to be removed surgically or follow up with serial sonograms. ...Read more