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What is the best treatment for poly cyst in ovaries?

What is the best treatment for poly cyst in ovaries?

Depends: Most women do well with hormonal treatment like a birth control pill. You need to be evaluated for elevated cholesterol and blood sugar issues that may also require treatment. Check with your doctor about what labs and work up are best for your specific condition. ...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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Do poly cysts in ovaries reappear after laparoscopic is done how poly cysts can be prevented?

Do poly cysts in ovaries reappear after laparoscopic is done how poly cysts can be prevented?

Medical treatment: If you mean you have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, it is a hormone imbalance where you don't ovulate. Treatment depends on whether you want pregnancy or not. You need to discuss this with your GYN. ...Read more

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Scan suspected poly cyst ovary, doc prescribed capsule oosure myo-inositol-1gm, 2 times a day, I am ttc? Wht does myo-inositol do?My weight 66kg, hgt:5'2

Scan suspected poly cyst ovary, doc prescribed capsule oosure myo-inositol-1gm, 2 times a day, I am ttc? Wht does myo-inositol do?My weight 66kg, hgt:5'2

Good: Myo-inositol has research support in improving ovulation in women who have pcos. There is also research support that losing weight helps with fertility. Sometimes that's hard to do with pcos. The diagnosis of pcos requires more than just ultrasound suspicion of pcos. Skipped periods or excessive hair in a certain pattern would be required to meet diagnostic criteria. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about poly cystic ovary syndrome?

Can you tell me about poly cystic ovary syndrome?

Hormonal disorder: Polycystic ovary syndrome (pcos) is a common hormonal disorder among women of reproductive age. Infrequent or prolonged menstrual periods, excess hair growth, acne and obesity can all occur in women with polycystic ovary syndrome. The exact cause is unknown. I am attaching a good link. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pcos/basics/symptoms/con-20028841. ...Read more

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Is there a link between pco and poly cystic kidney?

Is there a link between pco and poly cystic kidney?

Just the name: Polycystic ovaries and polycystic kidneys are unrelated. The former is poorly-understood and probably a reaction pattern. The latter is a variable group of genetic diseases. ...Read more

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Poly cystic ovarian syndrome: can I still have a kid?

Poly cystic ovarian syndrome: can I still have a kid?

Many do: Pcos often interferes with fertility to some degree but effected women can and do have kids. It makes it a bit harder for you to control the where or when if you are not sure you are ovulating at a specific time. If you just let nature figure it out and don't worry about it it can happen (if your not using birth control). ...Read more

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I was just diagnosed with Poly Cystic Ovary Syndrome. I've heard of women reversing their symptoms through a certain diet. What should my diet be?

I was just diagnosed with Poly Cystic Ovary Syndrome. I've heard of women reversing their symptoms through a certain diet. What should my diet be?

Diabetic diet: Most PCOs patients have insulin resistance like an early diabetic, so eating a low carb diet and making sure to get a good dose of vitamin D is helpful, though it won't reverse things in most women, just help. ...Read more

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What is the cause of poly cystic ovaries syndrome?

What is the cause of poly cystic ovaries syndrome?

HCAS.: Pcos is best described at hcas - hyperandrogenism and chronic anovulation syndrome. It is frequently the result of obesity that produces excess androgens from the subcutaneous fat deposed all over the body; that in turn inhibits monthly ovulation starting a vicious circle of hormonal imbalance that can only be stopped with weight loss and/or metformin/ocps. ...Read more

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What are signs of endometriosis or poly cystic ovary syndrome?

What are signs of endometriosis or poly cystic ovary syndrome?

Endometriosis: Endometriosis sx's may include: Pain w or after sexual intercourse*Marked period pain w nausea & loose stools or constipation*Lower back/ pelvic pain*Bleeding between periods* Fertility problems* etc. History, Pelvic exam, Ultrasound & laparoscopy are used for diagnosis. ...Read more