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What are the usual symptoms of a prostate cyst?

What are the usual symptoms of a prostate cyst?

Asymptomatic: Prostatic cysts are typically discovered on ultrasound or other xray test and are relatively rare findings. Majority do not cause symptoms (unless large and could result in lower urinary tract symptoms) and are discovered incidentally. Many arise in the midline of prostate and congenital in origin. ...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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How one can live with kidney cysts and enlarged prostate gland?

How one can live with kidney cysts and enlarged prostate gland?

BPH and Renal Cysts: Enlarged prostate (BPH) results from an increase number of cells in the gland. Medicines to shrink or relax the prostate are sufficient for many. Some require surgery.
Simple kidney cysts arise for unclear reasons but are harmless. When cysts are more complex or cause kidney dysfunction, evaluation and treatment, usually with close follow up, are critical.
Bph and cysts are common benign problems. ...Read more

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Renal Doppler Test shows a 1.5 CM cyst in the central gland of prostate. What should i do?

Renal Doppler Test shows a 1.5 CM cyst in the central gland of prostate. What should i do?

Nothing: Have your PSA minitored every 6 months. A proste cyst is a benign clinical finding- relax and enjoy your life. ...Read more

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Is there a difference between prostate cancer and prostate cysts?

Is there a difference between prostate cancer and prostate cysts?

Yes: Big difference
one is cancer
one is a cyst -- which could be a cancer but usually not. ...Read more

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Do pilonidal cyst surgery affect on prostate or any internal organ ?

Do pilonidal cyst surgery affect on prostate or any internal organ ?

Pilonidal cyst: Surgery usually does not directly affect internal organs. Consult with your surgeon about specific complications. ...Read more

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Does prostate enlargement with presence of small cyst indicate BPH or some underlying malignancy?

Does prostate enlargement with presence of small cyst indicate BPH or some underlying malignancy?

Here are some ...: Small cysts inside the prostate as shown in US or CT are not uncommon but fortunately carries no significant clinical implication. And BPH is microscopic Dx and does not necessarily incite clinical concern such as cancer or voiding symptom. So, don't be overwhelmed; if any, ask your urologist for detailing. ...Read more

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About a year ago during an exam doctor found a 2.73cm x 2.43cm cyst in the central gland of prostate. When should I start worrying? Thank you!

About a year ago during an exam doctor found a 2.73cm x 2.43cm cyst in the central gland of prostate. When should I start worrying? Thank you!

Hopefully never: Keep getting routine examinations and testing done, including screening tests for the prostate, that if done properly can be helpful in determining any serious issues you would need to be concerned about. ...Read more

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Ultrasonography shows 9mm prostate cyst. is it curable through surgery or medicine?

Here are some ...: The reported 9-mm cyst in prostate is not uncommon with no clinical significance causing no functional disturbance so the most reasonable bid is leave it alone. Besides, medical professionals have never cured anyone but modified ... for optimal functional recovery to its best with patient's own residual strength. Hence, quality healthy lifestyle is the core of all healthcare. More? Ask Doc timely ...Read more

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Ultrasound test shows 8x10x12mm prostate cyst and PSA test indicate that it is benign.what should i do.

Ultrasound test shows 8x10x12mm prostate cyst and PSA test indicate that it is benign.what should i do.

Do nothing now: Of course what does your Urologist say ? Small cysts in Prostate are common and mostly benign . At 24 yrs why did you have US OF PROSTATE? There could be other problems with seminal vesicles..but I doubt that also. Your answers should come from your urologist. Best to you ...Read more

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Mri scan shows: 1.0 CM simple cyst is seen arising from the midline of the prostate gland , likely utricle cyst. What should I do?

Mri scan shows: 1.0 CM  simple cyst is seen arising from the midline of the prostate gland , likely utricle cyst.  What should I do?

Utricle cyst : Utricle cyst are rare but not harmful unless you are experiencing symptoms during ejaculation or urination. If so a endoscopic procedure can be performed to "unroof" the cyst . Check w your local urologist. ...Read more

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Hello My husband just got his ultrasonography report says grade 2 prostate enlargement with cyst. What is the cause & treatment? He is 56yrs old

Hello My husband just got his ultrasonography report says grade 2 prostate enlargement with cyst. What is the cause & treatment? He is 56yrs old

Here are some…: The designated description as grade 2 just means there is mild -moderate enlargement in the prostate. In fact, the degree of prostate enlargement is not linearly proportional to the degree of prostate-related urinary symptoms. In practice, the following 3 points qualify a man with a happy bladder: he voids comfortably; residual urine is low ...Read more

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I had a biopsy half the prostate is benign cyst the other half is cancer gleason 9 can I have a pvp to open the urethra up ?

I  had  a biopsy half  the  prostate  is  benign  cyst  the  other  half  is  cancer  gleason  9    can  I  have  a pvp  to  open  the  urethra  up ?

Prostate cancer: You could have a pvp or TURP but what treatment are you considering to definitively treat your cancer. High grade aggressive cancer needs aggressive treatment if it is confined to the prostate. Radiation or radical prostatectomy is indicated if your staging workup is negative(ct/bone scan) if this has already spread, hormonal therapy should be started soon good luck. ...Read more

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Ct scan shows 6mm simple anchoic cyst in my prostate gland , is that a surgical level?

Ct scan shows 6mm simple anchoic cyst in my prostate gland , is that a surgical level?

No: Ct scans are a poor diagnostic imaging study of the prostate gland in general, and most urologists do not base major treatment decisions on it. Small cysts in the prostate gland are common, and usually benign. ...Read more

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I took ultra sound and CT scan for both kidney and prostate few weeks ago. I have some cyst in kidney and bigger than normal adult size of prostate.

No big deal: Simple kidney cysts are very very common and benign. Prostate enlargement is also unfortunately very common. It can cause urinary symptoms. If it gets bad enough, you can take certain medicines or have surgery but hopefully that will be many years away. ...Read more

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What to do for prostate cyst? I’ve been having trouble sitting down for the last year, mainly perennial pain and anal pain when urinating or going to the bathroom, sitting makes it worse and ejaculation is painful. A sonar revealed a prostate cyst?

What to do for prostate cyst? 

I’ve been having trouble sitting down for the last year, mainly perennial pain and anal pain when urinating or going to the bathroom, sitting makes it worse and ejaculation is painful. A sonar revealed a prostate cyst?

Incidental finding..: The finding of a prostate cyst is most likely an incidental finding bearing no clinical significance to your perineal pain and voiding symptoms. How to sort the related things out for good care? Follow instructions described in https://ebettercare.com/feel-become-sick/. Thereby you gain much insight on how to work well with the doctor so to reach right diagnosis and care. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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Can pilar cysts cause any symptoms?

Can pilar cysts cause any symptoms?

Maybe: Pilar (trichilemmal) cysts are slowly growing cysts of the hair root usually in the scalp. They are not usually painful or bothersome, just bumpy. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a baker's cyst?

What are the symptoms of a baker's cyst?

Pain: Baker's cyst is a cyst of the joint space that occurrs behind the knee. If too painful or restricts morion can be removed with surgery. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a bladder cyst?

What are the symptoms of a bladder cyst?

None...: Cyst of urinary bladder is extremely rare and even non-exists. In an extreme condition of urachal cyst, that is congenital, even not within the boundary of bladder. At times, a congenital bladder diverticulum may be mistakenly perceived by laypersons as a cyst; that is what i guessed. So, to make clear for me to answer your question to the point, would you please clarify for us? I'm here to help. ...Read more

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Do tarlov cyst symptoms always get worse?

Do tarlov cyst symptoms always get worse?

No: Tarlov cysts are usually asymptomatic. This means they do not typically cause symptpms/problems. They are often just benign occasional findings on mri's. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of pilonidal cysts?

What are the symptoms of pilonidal cysts?

None: Patients with pilonidal cysts may not have any symptoms at all. In others the cyst may become infected resulting in inflammation and pain. The infected cyst may grow and rupture into the surrounding tissue, forming an abscess. Infected pilonodal cysts/abscesses can cause severe pain, redness, swelling, and warmth of the skin of the tailbone area. Abscesses may cause fever and drainage of pus. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of lower back cysts?

What are the symptoms of lower back cysts?

Maybe 2 Types: There are several possibilities, but 2 main/common types, if you're talking about skin. Sebaceous cysts are just wax glands that get plugged. Depending on the size they may be treated with heat packs or may need to be surgically excised. Lipomas are fatty blobs that are softer and deeper. Neither are emergencies, but in the low back area may present a mechanical problem if they're at the beltline. ...Read more

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What are some symptoms of cyst torsioning?

What are some symptoms of cyst torsioning?

A cyst usually...: A cyst would usually not twist because it is usually embedded inside or right on its hosting organ, and has no stalk to hing & twist. So, no twist means no pain - asymptomatic, But if infection or bleeding happens to it, pain + other related symptoms will ensue, depending upon the size of the cyst and the pace of events, etc. More? Ask Doc timely for detail. Best wish... ...Read more

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Help please! could cysts be a symptom of ms?

Help please! could cysts be a symptom of ms?

Typically NO: If a cystic lesion within brain, could be congenital arachnoid cyst, or even cysticercosis, and typically ms lesions not usually cystic. Rarely, ms lesions may appear tumefactive, and may create a cystic appearance, but other lesions are present which tell the true situation. Perhaps a visit to neurosurgeon could clear the confusion. ...Read more

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Can a left hemiscrotal complex cyst just be managed through observation if not giving me any symptoms anymore?

Can a left hemiscrotal complex cyst just be managed through observation if not giving me any symptoms anymore?

Talk with urologist: You should talk with your urologist who has seen the scan. Complex cysts can be cancerous sometimes. Your urologist should be able to give you a better idea of that risk. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of cyst or cancer?

What are symptoms of cyst or cancer?

Nothing clearcut: Both conditions can be painless or cause some discomfort or pain. It is hard to tell the difference as they can both produce a lump/mass. Only ultrasound or other imaging tests can make the distinction between a cyst and a solid mass. So go seek medical advice from your doctor who can guide you further. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of ovarian cysts?

What are symptoms of ovarian cysts?

Usually Nothing: During reproductive age cysts are very common. Most women would have something considered a cyst at least once per year but would never know unless an x-ray test was performed due to pain. Often though the pain is completely separate from the cyst. The follicle (a cyst) that is the growing egg each month grows to 2-3 cm and ruptures each month. Cyst rupture is normal! cysts unusually cause pain. ...Read more

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Prostate (Definition)

The prostate is a gland that lies at the base of the bladder and surrounding a segment of urethra. It secretes a milky fluid that is discharged by excretory ducts into the urethra during the emission of semen. It is clinically important because enlargement of the prostate with age, and prostate cancer are two common ...Read more