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Doctor insights on: Ovarian Papillary Adenofibroma

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What is serous papillary adenofobroma? I had such a ovarian mass what should I do?

What is serous papillary adenofobroma? I had such a ovarian mass what should I do?

Get 2nd opinion: Serous papillary (cyst)adenofibroma is an uncommon tumor of the oviduct (tube) or ovary. If you were my patient, I would ask that several pathologists look at the glass slides and confirm the benign diagnosis for everyone's peace of mind. Some clinicians might screen you for a brca mutation. ...Read more

Papillary (Definition)

It means nipple-like projection or structure, such as breast nipples, on skin, at root of hairs, on the gums between teeth, or inside organs such as heart. Can also describe some ...Read more


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Ovarian cyst with papillary excrescence can be suspicious cyst?

Ovarian cyst with papillary excrescence can be suspicious cyst?

Yes: Very suspicious especially if the cyst is thick-walled, has multiple septations, or increased vascular flow on doppler ultrasound. You need to see your gyn specialist to review your risk factors & most likely, you will need at a minimum laparoscopic surgery to get a final diagnosis. Good luck & take care. ...Read more

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Ovarian cyst with papillary excrescence within the cyst what is papillary excrescence?

Ovarian cyst with papillary excrescence within the cyst what is papillary excrescence?

Complex Cyst: The cyst has finger like extensions of tissue protruding into the cyst. Such a description indicates the cyst is not simple and as such needs to be followed. Usual course of action is to repeat the ultrasound just after the end of your next period. If it is gone then it was a complex cyclic cyst. If it persists it may need to be evaluated with laparoscopy to r/o neoplasm, endometriosis, etc. ...Read more

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Ovarian cyst with papillary excrescence within the cyst is solid tissue?

Ovarian cyst with papillary excrescence within the cyst is solid tissue?

Talk to physician: Based on the very limited information provided, you may nee dot have this ovary removed surgically. Talk to your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Ovarian cyst (4-5cm)unilocular liquid with papillary component (2.8x1.4cm). 26yo, no family history of cancer. Waiting for markers. Odds of malignancy?

Ovarian cyst (4-5cm)unilocular liquid with papillary component (2.8x1.4cm). 26yo, no family history of cancer. Waiting for markers. Odds of malignancy?

Can not calculate: We can not calculate the odds of malignancy with this information. Based on your age and the size a malignant ovarian tumor is not particularly likely even with a complex ovarian cyst with papillary components. It sounds like your doctor is testing to help rule out malignancy which is good. Keep your follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

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Hello, I'm a 26 years old Italian girl diagnosed with an unilocular ovarian cyst occupying my right ovary, measuring 4.5x4.9cm, liquid-filled and with a papillary component (2.8x1.4cm, non vascular, resembling a septum though). Waiting for CA-125 and othe

Hello, I'm a 26 years old Italian girl diagnosed with an unilocular ovarian cyst occupying my right ovary, measuring 4.5x4.9cm, liquid-filled and with a papillary component (2.8x1.4cm, non vascular, resembling a septum though). Waiting for CA-125 and othe

Needs to be checked: Ovarian cysts are often benign. But if they keep getting larger or have a papillary component, then we get concerned and pursue it further to make sure that there is no Cancer (Ovary Cancer) hiding inside it.
CA 125, if elevated above 150-200 (Normal is ...Read more

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Overian cyst with papillary excrescence can be cancer?

Overian cyst with papillary excrescence can be cancer?

Not Cancer: If pathologist does not use the word cancer it is not cancer, if it is then called papillary cyst adeno carcinoma, it is benign papillary cystadenoma ...Read more

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What is the treatment of adenofibroma in the breast?

What is the treatment of adenofibroma in the breast?

Fibroadenoma-benign: A fibroadenoma is a benign, common mass seen in the breast. For a diagnosis, a core needle biopsy is performed in an office setting with local anesthesia. We know that these lesions do not turn into cancer. Once a biopsy is done you have options: monitor the area with imaging or have it surgically removed. ...Read more

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I've had 2 adenofibromas in 9 mnths and my dr says I may have to stop taking the pill if I get more - is this really necessary?

I've had 2 adenofibromas in 9 mnths and my dr says I may have to stop taking the pill if I get more - is this really necessary?

No: Most people have multiple fibroadenomas. This is a common noncancerous mass. These days, a needle biopsy can be performed and the masses left alone. They do not turn into cancer or put you at a higher risk. I recommend you find a breast specialist for evaluation and monitoring. ...Read more

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What is ovarian new growth?

Can't answer: Not aware of any such thing. Perhaps you misunderstood what someone said? ...Read more

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What is the meaning of ovarian reserve?

What is the meaning of ovarian reserve?

Ovarina reserve: Ovarian reserve refers to the potential of a woman's ovaries to release mature eggs at her age. This directly relates to the chance to become pregnant. Those women will lower ovarian reserve have less of a chance to conceive either naturally or by ivf. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: papillary?

What is the definition or description of: papillary?

Papillary: It means nipple-like projection or structure, such as breast nipples, on skin, at root of hairs, on the gums between teeth, or inside organs such as heart. Can also describe some forms of cancerous growths. ...Read more

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Is cofee causes ovarian dysfunction?

Is cofee causes ovarian dysfunction?

Definitely, no: Coffee is the biggest source of antioxidants in the daily diet. There is no credible evidence that coffee causes ovarian dysfunction. ...Read more

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Is cofee causes ovarian dysfunction?

Caffeine: Coffee is not associated with ovarian dysfunction. What makes you thing you have ovarian dysfunction? A description of your symptoms would be helpful. ...Read more

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What happens if an ovarian polyp is not removed?

What happens if an ovarian polyp is not removed?

Analyse risk benefit: Each case has variances, so your doc will best answer this question. Basically the risk of not removing polyp includes rupture, cancer diagnosis and symptoms continue. This is is weighed against the risk of surgical removal...Never zero but low. Take a friend with you to help understand, ask questions and make your best choice. Okay to monitor, get second opinion. Be well. ...Read more

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Endometriosis and ovarian torsio, what to to do?

Endometriosis and ovarian torsio, what to to do?

Made for GYN TV: This "movie" is made for GYN MD TV as he/she (the hero) will use a Laparoscope (with camera) to assess and if need be eradicate both of your concerns. Make an appointment as soon as you can because ovarian torsion is not only painful, but can become a medical emergency if it cuts off the blood supply to the ovary. Every good movie usually has a "happy ending" as yours will if done soon. ...Read more

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I have polycistic ovarian syndrome. How can this be treated?

I have polycistic ovarian syndrome. How can this be treated?

Lose weight: Diet, exercise and weight reduction is essential. The best and safest therapy is generally metformin, which can restore normal ovulation and fertility in up to 60% of patients. Other rx may be needed to suppress elevated testosterone, if present. See your gyn or endocrinologist. ...Read more

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What to do if I have lots of fibriods and left ovarian csyst?

What to do if I have lots of fibriods and left ovarian csyst?

Fibroids: If your quality of life is being altered then speak to your gynecologist about treatment options, including removal. ...Read more

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What is ovarian torsion?

What is ovarian torsion?

Twisted ovary: Torsion means twisting. Very rarely, an ovary can twist about on its base. It causes very severe pain, and you would definitely seek medical help for this. The same sort of thing happens in males involving the testicle, and it is not uncommon. But in females, it is a pretty rare condition. ...Read more

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What are ovarian nodules?

Ovarian "bubbles": Ovarian nodules are like "bubbles" that develop below the surface that protrude to the surface most commonly from ovarian cysts an often seen on ultrasound. ...Read more

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What are ovarian nodules?

Nonspecific term: The term 'nodule, ' no matter which site it is at, is a very nonspecific term. Most often nodules are NOT cancer. However, when a 'nodule' is noted by exam or imaging, it is often termed suspicious or not suspicious. Sometimes, more tests are required immediately or in a few months to further assess a nodule. Sometimes, no further test is necessary. Be sure to follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

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What causes ovarian torsion?

What causes ovarian torsion?

An unbalanced ovary: Often times if an ovary or fallopian tube are unbalanced due to a cyst in either structure, the ovary or tube can twist on its blood supply, causing ovarian torsion. This can be detected with a pelvic ultrasound. Ovarian torsion usually occurs with abdominal and pelvic pain. ...Read more

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What's premature ovarian failure?

What's premature ovarian failure?

"Menopause": When the ovaries fail in a woman of early reproductive age (16-40) menopause is the result. (absence of menstruation). ...Read more

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What are types of a ovarian tumor?

What are types of a ovarian tumor?

Many types.: These are classified by the histology or cell make-up of the tumor. Surface epithelial-stromal tumor is the most common and includes serous tumour, endometrioid tumor and mucinous cystadenocarcinoma. Sex cord-stromal tumor comprise 8% of ovarian tumors and include granulosa cell, and sertoli leydig cell tumor. Germ cell tumors, like teratoma make up another 30%. Mixed tumors are another type. ...Read more

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What is premature ovarian failure?

What is premature ovarian failure?

"Menopause" under 40: When ovarian function has temporarily or permanently ceased before the age of 40, that is the definition of premature ovarian failure. Since it may actually be temporary, and not permanent failure, some experts now call it premature ovarian "insufficiency". If you or someone you know has it, be sure to see a board certified re for proper treatment. ...Read more

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How dangerous are ovarian cancers?

How dangerous are ovarian cancers?

Frequently fatal: The ovaries can have cancer for a long time before symptoms are felt. They are small organs and not readily felt on a routine abdominal exam. Frequently the initial diagnosis is made after the cancer has already spread outside of the ovary. Distant spread of the cancer makes it harder to cure with surgery and radiation. This is why there is such a high rate of fatality frm this condition. ...Read more

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Can u be born with ovarian diseases?

Can u be born with ovarian diseases?

Yes: The ovaries are part of a multi-organ system involved in the production of female hormones. This system operates on feed-back loops which control what hormones are produced and which organs they will affect. A congenital abnormality within the hormonal axis can lead to an ovarian disorder in a newborn. Also more causes are: genetic disorders, anatomical defects, congenital infections, & more. ...Read more

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How fast does papillary cancer grow?

How fast does papillary cancer grow?

More info: More info needed, what organ is affected by the papillary cancer. ...Read more

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Is my ovarian torsion fixing itself?

Is my ovarian torsion fixing itself?

May be...: A twisted ovary may untwist itself just like that happening to testicles. Its diagnosis is hard, but largely based on doc's alert and professional keenness to reveal its unique clinical pictures: highly variable onset, intensity, duration, and interval, of recurrent pain over time, usually years; of course, one has to rule out common intrapelvic disorders. So, see and ask doc timely. Good luck... ...Read more