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Are you allowed to do normal activities after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Are you allowed to do normal activities after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Ovarian cyst: Once the pain is gone you are free to do all normal activities. ...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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Does ovarian cysts cause vaginal pain when feeling an urge to urinate or just in everyday activities?

Does ovarian cysts cause vaginal pain when feeling an urge to urinate or just in everyday activities?

Here are some...: Most of patients with ovarian cysts should not cause urinary urgency or vaginal pain except few may grow to reach huge size like a pregnant uterus. But to solve the mystery behind your symptoms has not to be that hard by following instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain idea & insight on how to work with doc so to deduce right Dx for right Rx, care, . . ...Read more

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Can I still exercise while having an ovarian cyst?

Can I still exercise while having an ovarian cyst?

Yes.: It may even help on a number of levels. You can do cardio and weights. Just avoid sports with potential for abdominal and pelvic trauma! ...Read more

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Should you exercise if you have a large ovarian cyst?

Should you exercise if you have a large ovarian cyst?

Ask your ob- gyn: Honestly this is a question best- answered by your ob- gyn physician. He/she will know size is cyst and risks associated w/ certain exersises. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Can I still exercise (crunches) if I have an ovarian cyst?

Can I still exercise (crunches) if I have an ovarian cyst?

YES YOU CAN: Yes you can
there is no reason why not
to make sure check it with your doctors who know your case. ...Read more

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Is hemorrhegic ovarian cyst caused by hotmonal changes and can regular exercise help?

Is hemorrhegic ovarian cyst caused by hotmonal changes and can regular exercise help?

Yes: Yes, it is related to hormonal changes. Exercise does not directly affect ovarian cysts. However, strenuous exercise can affect ovarian function. ...Read more

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Yesterday I was diagnosed with 5 CM ovarian cyst. I'm 19 and physically very active. Should I stop dancing and exercising due to the cyst?

Yesterday I was diagnosed with 5 CM ovarian cyst. I'm 19 and physically very active. Should I stop dancing and exercising due to the cyst?

No: Usually cysts are benign. For the pain nsaids or birth control pills can help. Sometimes if there are severe symptoms they me need to be removed with surgery. Follow the direction of your physician. ...Read more

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What causes ovarian cyst? I eat very healthy and I am also an athlete so I exercise every day pretty much. I want to prevent having one in the future.

What causes ovarian cyst? I eat very healthy and I am also an athlete so I exercise every day pretty much. I want to prevent having one in the future.

A fluid collection: Most women of child bearing years have collections of fluid in the ovaries surrounded by a thin wall of tissue. This is an ovarian cyst and is common during each menstrual cycle. In most cases these are benign. Diet and exercise do not play a role as far as we know in reducing the risk of having a cyst. Speak with your gynecologist or primary care physician if you have further questions. ...Read more

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How long should one abstain from intense exercise (prof athlete caliber) while recovering from a ruptured ovarian cyst?

How long should one abstain from intense exercise (prof athlete caliber) while recovering from a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Depends: Depends on laparoscopic approach versus laparotomy. Usually recommend two to four weeks pending the procedure laproscopically versus for to six weeks of open incision.You should ask the doctor that did the procedure. Obviously start slow and build up. Stop of any discomfort ...Read more

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I had an ovarian cyst 4 years bk which ruptured and had it removed. Now I ve been diagnosed with a 7cm ovarian cyst. Can I exercise while I m onmed?

I had an ovarian cyst 4 years bk which ruptured and had it removed. Now I ve been diagnosed with a 7cm ovarian cyst. Can I exercise while I m onmed?

Ovarian Cysts: That is a big cyst that should be followed by ultrasound and exam by a gynecologist. Must ask questions like is the cyst simple or complex, have solid structures, multiple, does it shrink and grow, is there sludge inside? Are you on birth control pills? It can rupture with severe exercise. Probably non-jarring exercise is safe. Be followed by a gynecologist. Most of these cysts go away. ...Read more

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Just had keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst, how long until I can exercise again, for example sit ups etc?

Just had keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst, how long until I can exercise again, for example sit ups etc?

Check with surgeon: The person who did the procedure and is best aware of your physical status is the most qualified individual to tell you how rapidly you are able to resume full exercise. Call them. ...Read more

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I have a large ovarian cyst. My OBGyn says it is the size of a grapefruit. I forgot to ask is it ok to exercise? I don't want it to rupture.

I have a large ovarian cyst. My OBGyn says it is the size of a grapefruit. I forgot to ask is it ok to exercise? I don't want it to rupture.

Okay to exercise: Usual exercise is not likely to affect the cyst.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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I think I have an ovarian cyst. Have an appointment with my doc next week. What exercises can I do? Running? Exercise bike? Dancing? I can't swim.

I think I have an ovarian cyst. Have an appointment with my doc next week. What exercises can I do? Running? Exercise bike? Dancing? I can't swim.

Medical appointment: Here is the thing, we don't know if you have an ovarian cyst or not. That can be determined at your medical appointment. We don't actually know what your symptoms are. Without knowing the cause of your symptoms- we can't tell you if you need to limit yourself physically or not. ...Read more

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I have a great physically demanding job but also was just diagnosed with an ovarian cyst, what work restrictions should I have due to my current pain?

Work & ovarian cyst: 19F I have a great physically demanding job but also was just diagnosed with an ovarian cyst, what work restrictions should I have due to my current pain? ANS: you did not say reason for pain. This is a issue that must be discussed in detail with your Dr who can then make recommendations. We cannot do it with out seeing you and examining you. ...Read more

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Doc, last march 2014 I undergo a major operation. My left ovary was removed due to twisted ovarian cyst. May I ask if can I do dancing exercise again?

Doc, last march 2014 I undergo a major operation. My left ovary was removed due to twisted ovarian cyst. May I ask if can I do dancing exercise again?

4-6 weeks: I assume you had an open incision, called a laparotomy. If so, it usually takes 4-6 weeks to heal enough to begin more vigorous physical activity. When you do begin, go easy at first. ...Read more

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What is ovarian cyst?

What is ovarian cyst?

Cyst on an ovary: Ovarian cysts can form due to an imbalance of hormones during ones menstrual periods. I would recommend a check of hormones (possibly increasing progesterone) and some iodine/potassium iodide supplement. ...Read more

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What's an ovarian cyst?

What's an ovarian cyst?

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

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Ovarian cysts best cure?

Ovarian cysts best cure?

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 it's size, your age, any symptoms and very specific details of the ultrasound report describing the cyst. ...Read more

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Functional ovarian cyst?

Common: A functional ovarian cyst is a simple cyst that is normal development from ovulation. In most cases it resolves on it's on and doesn't create any problems. ...Read more

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Are ovarian cysts normal?

Are ovarian cysts normal?

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

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How to help ovarian cyst?

How to help ovarian cyst?

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

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Are ovarian cysts painful?

Yes: Yes they can be painful. They usually resolve without specific treatment other than pain management. ...Read more

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Do I have an ovarian cyst?

Do I have an ovarian cyst?

Ultrasound: Discuss this with your doctor and negotiate an ultrasound to determine whether you have an ovarian cyst or not. ...Read more

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Ovarian Cyst (Definition)

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