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Solid Mass On Ovary
U/s-3.6x3.3cm complex mass w/ cystic and solid components on r ov. Cystic lesion w/ internal septation, 2.3cm solid mass on l ovary. Ca? What now?
6cm septated solid mass on r ovary. Told hysterectomy is needed. How long should I wait to seek second opinion? How urgent is it to act upon?
Seek Options: It's premature to schedule hysterectomy (removal of uterus) for a solid 6 cm ovarian mass. It may be benign (teratoma, cystadenoma, endometrioma, etc) versus malignant. Ultrasound can give info to grade these risks (nodules, septations types, etc) but cannot diagnose cancer. In fact, only tissue bx can DX cancer. Consider ovarian cystectomy vs oophorectomy, lsc vs open, & discuss with your gyn. ...Read more
49 yr old. transvag ultrsound showed 5cm solid mass on right ovary 11 days ago. brwn discharge since. Is this normal?
No: Get with your GYN ASAP. From a limited understanding of the scenario, at this point; it sounds like something that may need to be removed. ...Read more
What can cause a large septated solid mass on an ovary to rupture? What options should I ask my gyn that could be available other than hysterectomy?
My ca125 levels are slightly elevated and there is a solid mass on my ovary, should I be concerened that it is ovarian cancer?
Depends: Ask your gyn. A solid mass is concerning, but your age, menopausal status, and the ultrasound characteristics are important as well. Elevated ca-125 suggests ovarian cancer, but may be somewhat elevated in many benign conditions, as well, including endometriosis. All of this needs a discussion with your gyn and a possible referral to a gyn oncologist - who are the real experts in this area. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can endometriosis be diagnosis solely based off 2 us w/ ruptured large septated solid mass on r ovary and 1 exam? Only options given = lupron (leuprolide) or surgery.
My husband and I have been trying to get pregnant for 1year, recent ruptured unknown solid septated mass r ovary. Possible to become pregnant w/o fertility md?
No guess work here: A solid mass in ovary can be cancerous. So it should be removed and examined by a pathologist to determine its nature. It may be benign or could even be cancerous; only the pathologist, by doing a microscopic examination, can define its nature/cause. ...Read more
9/11 found solid mass 2.5 cm. Ovary. 2/13 now it's 4.8 solid two part mass. Dr stated if under 5 CM they do not worry. I am 52 post menopause. ?
See below.: While there are size criteria for surgery, it's not the only one. If the cyst looks suspicious and/or labs are abnormal (ca 125) surgery may be considered. Please talk to your doctor or obtain a second opinion. ...Read more