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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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I have cyst on my shoulder? What's the treatment?

I have cyst on my shoulder? What's the treatment?

Depends: If you have a cyst beneath the skin near the shoulder then observation vs surgery needs to be entertained. If the cyst is deep and was seen on MRI within the shoulder joint or near the shoulder joint and its symptomatic then surgery may be needed but it must be properly evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon first. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for a 15x8.7x15.7cm pelvic cyst ?

What is the treatment for a 15x8.7x15.7cm pelvic cyst ?

Usually surgery.: Typically a mass that size in your pelvis needs to be surgically removed. The best approach to achieve that would be up to your surgeon to decide. Need to see gyn. ...Read more

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What. Treatment is best for a bakers cyst?

What. Treatment is best for a bakers cyst?

Please see a doctor: If the cyst is very large and causes a lot of pain, your doctor may use the following treatments: your doctor may inject a corticosteroid medication, but it doesn't always prevent recurrence of the cyst. Your doctor may drain the fluid from the knee joint using a needle. Cold compression wrap and crutches may help reduce pain and swelling. Gentle range-of-motion and strengthening exercises. ...Read more

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Bakers cyst treatment ice or heat?

Bakers cyst treatment ice or heat?

Bakers cyst: Depends on the patient age. Young kids can usually just observe. Often goes away. Others usually means something wrong in knee causing increased fluid accumulation, often arthritis or meniscal tears. Usual treatment is aimed at treating the source of the excessive fluid in the knee. Often surgery for meniscal tears. Often antiinflammatories, injections and/ or surgery for arthritis. ...Read more

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Best treatment for baker's cyst on knee?

Best treatment for baker's cyst on knee?

Identify cause first: A baker's cyst is a cyst on the back the knee, usually filled with fluid from the knee joint itself. The presence of a bakers cyst is typically an indication of pathology in the knee itself. To "treat" a baker's cyst therefore requires that the problem in the knee be treated- the cyst will then typically go away. See an orthopaedic surgeon for further advice. ...Read more

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What is an atypical treatment for acne cysts/lesions?

What is an atypical treatment for acne cysts/lesions?

"Atypical"?: There are treatments that work, and treatments that don't. For cystic acne, especially if you're not a female who might be cleared with spironolactone or the birth control pill, Isotretinoin is by far your best option if you're willing to brave it. ...Read more

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Which is better treatment for a knee cyst ice or heat?

Which is better treatment for a knee cyst ice or heat?

try cold first.: Neither one is all the effective. Many times the cyst is the result of the problem and not the cause of the problem. ...Read more

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6.2 CM complex liver cyst , what is the treatment for it?

Excision: Most liver cysts are benign and require no treatment at all. About 1 in 20 people have liver cysts. If they are enlarging or symptomatic (pain, fullness, bleeding) treatment is suggested simple cysts can often be treated by laparoscopic cystotomy complex cysts carry a higher risk of malignancy. Open resection might be needed. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a baker's cyst on the knee?

What is the best  treatment for a  baker's cyst on the knee?

Fluid collection: A baker's or "popliteal" cyst is a fluid collection in the back of the knee.It is usually secondary to arthritis and/or a meniscus tear within the knee joint. These processes irritate the knee causing excess fluid production which accumulates in the back/posterior knee. Treatment of the arthritis or mensicus tear will, in most cases, improve the baker's cyst. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of functional ovarian cyst in non-married female?

What is the treatment of functional ovarian cyst in non-married female?

Time/watching: Often no treatment is needed and cysts usually resolve on their own. If cysts do not resolve or if they become painful then your gynecologist may need to remove the cyst. This can often be done laparoscopically ...Read more

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What treatment do you suggest me to treat endometrium and ovarian cyst?

What treatment do you suggest me to treat endometrium and ovarian cyst?

This is a job for Dr: Your responsibility to yourself is to get to a good doctor or obgyn and cooperate in the diagnosis and treatment plan determined for this. This is not a do-it-yourself problem for a home remedy. It might be helpful if you eat well, sleep well, get good exercise and avoid cell damaging activities. But see a pro as soon as possible. Best! ...Read more

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How long is the recovery process for a ruputured ovarian cyst? What is the treatment?

How long is the recovery process for a ruputured ovarian cyst? What is the treatment?

It varies: Some ruptured cysts resolve quickly, others can take a few months. Treatment depends on severity of symptoms. Usually just watch and wait is enough, sometimes surgery (minimally invasive) is necessary. See your doctor to discuss options. ...Read more

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Does anybody out there have a sure home made treatment to get rid of a sebaceous cyst?

Does anybody out there have a sure home made treatment to get rid of a sebaceous cyst?

No: A sebaceous cyst can be "popped" but this can also cause infection and it will always come back. The only way to permanently deal with it is to surgically excise it. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a teenage girl to get a Bartholin's Gland Cyst? And, what should I do for treatment?

Is it normal for a teenage girl to get a Bartholin's Gland Cyst?  And, what should I do for treatment?

Bartholin's cyst: They can happen to any woman. Treatment is usually unnecessary. Occasionally they can become infected, or need to be drained. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bartholin-cyst/basics/definition/con-20026333 ...Read more

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I had an oopherectomy 20 years ago and now have a 5 CM ovarian cyst causing pain. What is the usual treatment?

I had an oopherectomy 20 years ago and now have a 5 CM ovarian cyst causing pain. What is the usual treatment?

Ovarian cyst: Is this on the same side or other side? This is usually treated by an obgyn and treatment is either ovarian cystectomy or oophorectomy depending on the type of lesion start with seeing your obgyn to discuss the options. ...Read more

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My pilonidal cyst scar hurts mostly after work out. Whatcould be the cause of it? Is there any treatment for it?

My pilonidal cyst scar hurts mostly after work out. Whatcould be the cause of it? Is there any treatment for it?

Drainage or excision: If it is infected, it may require drainage. If pain is recurrent you may achieve relief with excision. Meet with a general surgeon to discuss. ...Read more

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Would using hair growth treatment on a cyst on your head help to regrow the small amount of hair lost from the cyst?

Would using hair growth treatment on a cyst on your head help to regrow the small amount of hair lost from the cyst?

Perhaps: If the cyst ruptured and healed leaving scar tissue instead of normal scalp tissue i doubt it as the scar tissue will not have hair follicle present to grow new hair. If this is the case, it may need to be cut out (excised) completely and sutured together to leave normal tissue that has hair follicles to grow. ...Read more

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I am having corpus lutem cyst for second time even after surgurey, measuring 7.3mm size what treatment you suggest now?

I am having corpus lutem cyst for second time even after surgurey, measuring 7.3mm size what treatment you suggest now?

Corpus luteum cyst: It is a type of ovarian cyst, it may rupture at menstruation. It may take a few months to disappear entirely. It rarely occurs after > 50 yrs. Eggs are not produced in menopausal females.Cysts <5 cm are inconsequential. Ovarian cancer although is cystic, does not arise from benign corpus luteum cysts. Larger cysts may twist, bleed, and cause abdominal pain.Birth control pills(combination) will help. ...Read more

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Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more