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Hi, i have 16 years, i dont speak very well english but i need to do a question.the doctor found me around 7 ovarian cyst please instruct me about tha?

Hi, i have 16 years, i dont speak very well english but i need to do a question.the doctor found me around 7 ovarian cyst please instruct me about tha?

Usually resolve: It is normal for a small cyst to develop on the ovaries from time to time. Ovarian cysts are quite common in women during their reproductive years and may be a single cyst or many cysts. Most cysts are benign and only require monitoring. Most are cysts which develops from tissue that changes in the normal process of ovulation. They usually disappear within 6-8 weeks. ...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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What do doctors do to diagnose ovarian cysts?

What do doctors do to diagnose ovarian cysts?

Usually ultrasound.: Most ovarian cysts are diagnosed by ultrasound. This is a noninvasive radiologic test. It is safer than ct, without radiation and is both cheaper than ct and mri. Ovarian cysts, however, may be found on ct if the patient was referrred for a ct study for nonspecific abdominal or pelvic pain symptoms. ...Read more

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How do doctors test themselves for ovarian cysts?

How do doctors test themselves for ovarian cysts?

A doctor that treats: Themself has a fool for a patient. They go to their gynecologist with symptoms, and listen to their recommendations. ...Read more

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What doctor treats ovarian cysts?

What doctor treats ovarian cysts?

Gynecologist: A gynecologist, internist, family practice doctor, or possibly an endocrinologist. ...Read more

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When is it a good time to go to the doctor if I have an ovarian cyst?

When is it a good time to go to the doctor if I have an ovarian cyst?

NOW !!!: So the gyn can tell u how big it is, and what kind and what your treatment options are and warning signs to call for. ...Read more

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What can I do if my female doctor says that I have an ovarian cyst is it different or is it the same?

What can I do if my female doctor says that I have an ovarian cyst is it different or is it the same?

Cysts are normal: Normal ovarian cysts are cyclical and get to 2-3 cm every month. That is a normal function in women until menopause. ...Read more

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Hi doc, first thank you for your answer. How much time required to recover from an operation of ovarian cyst ?

Hi doc, first thank you for your answer. How much time required to recover from an operation of ovarian cyst ?

6 weeks : A laparoscopic operation or surgery using cameras can recover faster than operation with knife. But the inside organs still need 6 weeks minimum to reach good healing with collagen. 1 week after operation you can walk as much as you like but heavy lifting is limited to 5 pounds. No smoking. Eat healthy diet and focus on recovery. See your doctor for continued care. ...Read more

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Can doctors tell what kind of ovarian cyst you have from only reading an ultrasound? I feel like other tests should be ran.

Can doctors tell what kind of ovarian cyst you have from only reading an ultrasound? I feel like other tests should be ran.

Usually: Most of the time there are characteristics which strongly favor a benign cyst on us - close followup and time will verify this. ...Read more

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Doc said i hv an ovarian cyst measuring abt 7x6x5 n need surgery. But is it possible if i don't want surgery?Cz im quite busy atm

You need surgery: You have a large cyst. Most cyst at your age are benign. However they can become very large and depending on the surgeon you my end up with a huge scar. Also cyst this size can twist on its pedicle( torsion). This is a surgical emergency. You might have a serous or mucinous-cysadenoma, or a dermoid cyst. Ultrasound should help to give clue what he is dealing with. I would favor laparoscopic surger. ...Read more

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Ovarian Cyst (Definition)

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