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Post Op Laparoscopic Removal Of Ovarian Cyst
Laprascopic ovarian cyst removal with ablation. I have a cruise scheduled 17 days post op. Am I crazy? Recovery time? Plane ride?!?
Fine: You'll be fine. You probably won't be on any pain meds at all, assuming no complications with your surgery. Most important, because you're 42, is just to make sure that you prevent any blood clot by moving around frequently. Get up, if you can, every hour or so on your plane ride for circulation. Check out exercises you can do with your legs while sitting on plane to prevent blood clot. ...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
Usually laparoscopic: Most ovarian cystectomys or oophorectomies for benign cysts can and should be performed with minimally invasive surgery. Prior to the surgery, your evaluation should include an ultrasound and blood tests. An open surgery would only be needed if there is a high chance of an ovarian cancer. ...Read more
After bilateral laparoscopic ovarian cyst removal, menstrual cycles have gone from 32 days to 25. What does this mean? I 'm 30 years old.
Maybe Bad news: The thing that I would be worried about most is that the doctor removed too much normal ovarian tissue and took out a lot of your eggs. When you remove a cyst in someone who may want children in the future, you must fully separate the cyst from the normal tissue around it or it can send someone into menopause or harm their ovaries. Would see a specialist right away ti get tested ...Read more
I'm due for laparoscopic surgery to remove an ovarian cyst and It is on the 1st or second day of my period, will they cancel op? Or it will be fine
Shouldn't matter.: I don't think it would matter. Good luck. ...Read more
Had lap surg to remove fluid from ovarian cyst thought to be irritating sacral nerves causing sciatica pain. How long post op should it take for nerve pain to resolve? Spine already cleared by mri
Weeks: If pain not resolved in one month, seek further evaluation. ...Read more
Is it normal to be still bleeding 6 weeks after laparoscopic removal of ovarian cysts and both ovaries?
HORMONAL SHIFTS: When the ovaries are removed, there are tremendous hormonal changes in the body. The woman's response depends on whether post operative medications are given or not. A transvaginal sonogram of the uterine lining will tell best how to manage your bleeding. If you are not feeling emotionally ok after removing the ovaries, there may be a hormonal issue that can be corrected. You are not going crazy! ...Read more
I had laprascopic ovarian cyst removal 2 months ago and today all of a sudden I'm having sharp in my ovary area! Should I go to the hospital?
Call your surgeon: You need to first contact you previous gynecologic surgeon and if unsuccessful then consider the emergency room. ...Read more
Does tubal test hurt? I am a virgin. I have an ovarian cyst so I will be undergoing laparoscopic procedure. They will also do the tubal test..
I believe you are referring a test to see if your fallopian tubes are patent (chromopertubation). If done during the laparoscopy you will be under anesthesia and you won't feel it. Obviously you will have some pain from the surgery.
Are you trying to get pregnant? Don't see the need for it unless you have problems conceiving. ...Read more
Hi I had a laparoscopic surgery to remove ovarian cyst and edomestris 4 weeks ago and now I'm putting lot of weight on and feel always full help plz?
Not related to surge: Your weight gain is not related to surgery. If you really want to loose weight you will, first you have to be motivated and focused for it, reduce your caloric intake (don't eat too much junk food), count your calories join a gym for regular progressive exercises to burn your body fat, you will see the change. ...Read more
No: Removal of the appendix does not cause cystic disease if the ovaries, which is very common, and may even come and go over time. ...Read more
No. I would: Look to other causes of abnormal weight loss, especially if you lost a large amount of weight. Consult a doctor if it is persistent. ...Read more
Hi, I'm scheduled for laparoscopic surgery to remove a 10 CM ovarian cyst (with overnight stay), I was wondering what would be my recovery time?
Depending on your present state of health, weight, activity, fitness!
I had laparoscopic surgery on the 19th to remove a ovarian cyst and endometriosis. I am doing better, but often feel very dizzy. Is this normal?
Hello I think I have Subcutaneous emphysema. I had a laparoscopic done 5 days ago to have an ovarian cyst removed and have crunchy feeling under skin?
Is it normal to have heavy bleeding and blood clots after laparoscopic sugery for ruptured ovarian cyst.
Septated ovarian cyst and ovary not able to be removed laparoscopically due to dense omental and bowel adhesions? Sigmoid adhered pelvic wall. Next?
Surgery, open proc: If the symptoms are bad, than an open procedure would be recommended after failed laposcopy ...Read more
I need a laposcopic done for ovarian cyst. They are very large. My insurance is saying they are a pre exsiting con. What should I do to get surgery?
Very complicated: Every insurance plan makes up its own rules. You may be able to wait 6 months and then be covered. You may have to change plans. New health laws may make pre-existing condition exclusions illegal. If that passes in the country, in your state, or with your plan, then you may be in luck. This is a constantly frustrating issue, but you may have to play the game in order to have your procedure done. ...Read more
Had lapriscopic surgery yesterday to remove fluid from ovarian cyst. Came home same day. How long should I rest before resuming normal activity?
About one week: Usually one week is sufficient, your gyn surgeon should have given you instructions. ...Read more
How to know what kind of ovarian cyst I have? Dermoid or endometrioma? I am looking for other option aside from laparascopic surgery
I had surgery (11/27) two large ovarian cysts were removed. (Grapefruit) What should be laparoscopic turned into being opened. Should I be concerned about malignancy? The cysts were filled with smaller cysts is what I was told
Ovarian cysts: The size of the cysts and the multiple cysts inside are probably due to endometriosis, which is an almost exclusively benign condition. The path report should be available by the end of this week, and will be conclusive with respect to exactly what caused the cysts, and whether they are potentially malignant. ...Read more
What causes abnormal heavy bleeding for 20days so far after laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis and ovarian cysts and having prostap injection?
Bleeding: If you had surgery for endometriosis, that could cause your bleeding postoperatively. If you got any medications to reduce future endometriosis growth, this may cause continued bleeding as well. If you did get lupron, (leuprolide) the bleeding should diminish after 2-3 weeks and you may not have a period for 2 - 3 months. You should follow up with your doctor to discuss these symptoms. ...Read more
Largefundal fibroid with ovarian cyst and endometrial thickenng lots of pain bleeding and dysuria nd swelling query laparosopic myomectomy recommeded?
Maybe: Since I am unaware of your total history and physical, I am loathed to "recommend" any procedure without it. It sounds like you have multiple problems that need resolution. ...Read more
How long does an ovarian cyst removal operation take through keyhole surgery? And how likely are risks?
Depends: This depends on many factors including your body habitus, the size and consistency of the mass, skill of the surgeon etc. Typically if it is straightforward then it may be as short as 15 minutes. Add anesthesia time and setup and maybe it becomes 30 minutes from the time you go in, to the time you go out, of the or. Complications are not very common if it is routine. ...Read more
Before undergoing my ovarian cyst removal operation doctors are asking to take contrast scan. Please can you tell me why & how that scan be taken?
CT scan: If a cyst is not a simple cyst, sometimes docs will do a ct scan of the pelvis to try to determine ahead of time the nature of the problem. Ovarian cancer is highly unusual in a girl your age, but borderline tumors can occur and having a gyn oncologist available can be important. ...Read more
After successful ovarian cyst removal operation my weight increase upto 12kg can u give me reason for this problem & reduce my wieght through cycling?
Depends: If you just had surgery, it can of course be related to pain from that. But this should be decreasing as time goes on. Sometimes infections after surgery also happen. If it's been a while you may have a new cyst. Also, each time you have surgery you form scars inside called adhesions. These can also cause pain. So, see your doc. ...Read more