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Thornwaldt Cysts In Woman
Depends.: Renal cysts are very common and estimated to be present in a quarter of all adults. Simple fluid filled cysts are completely benign, normal, and do not require followup. Complex cysts, with solid components or worrisome features on ultrasound require followup or treatment. Cysts associated with dialysis, polycystic kidney disease, vhl, or medullary sponge kidney should be followed. ...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
Where and how long?: Where are these cysts? In the ovaries? ...Read more
Yes: Call the doc who stimulated you and harvested the eggs as u need an ultrasound. ...Read more
No: Small cysts are benign usually.Get a more detailed answer ›
Almost always: Some types of ovarian cysts must always be removed, such as cancer. Fortunately, most ovarian cysts are not cancer. Small cysts rarely cause problems and are temporary. Large cysts of endometriosis are highly associated with infertility. If the cyst is larger than 3 cm and persists for several months, your surgeon can remove it and search for other causes of infertility at the same time. ...Read more
Young woman suffering ovarian cysts since age 13, no diagnosis as yet. Some cysts last as long as 9m.O and grow. Any help?
Postmenopausal woman has complex ovar cyst. If need ovary removed should I have a hysterectomy due to my age of 59 gynoncologist stated ca risk is low?
Depends: If your uterus is not causing any problems it is difficult to recommend removing it. When the ovary is the problem, certainly that should be addressed. There can be reasons to remove the uterus concurrent with other procedures, but your doctor would have to discuss that with you. ...Read more
Unlikely: At age 49, a diagnosis of cystic fibrosis would be very unlikely. That being said, a diagnosis of pulmonary fibrosis, which is different from cf, could be possible, and generally occurs later in life. Pulmonary fibrosis can give the same signs and symptoms as cf. You can experience shortness of breath, cough, fatigue, and weight loss. Smoking is a risk factor. ...Read more
Can a laporacsy to remove cyst. Be performed on a 4 week pregnant woman. If so what are the risks?
Not enough Info: An ovarian cyst is normal in pregnancy. Unless it is very large and or causing pain, it should not be removed as it is sustaining the pregnancy. At 12 weeks it should resolve, but unless it is solid, I would be inclined to watch it if it persists after 12 weeks. If pain nause or vomiting, then exploratory surgery may be indicated but, may result in a pregnancy loss. ...Read more
Is there any possibility of a woman with frequent ovarian cystic problem not being able to conceive?
DEPENDS: On what kind, simple complex, solid, abnormal ovarian cancer blood work or not, the size, any free fluid anything else going on with the pelvic organs, your desire for fertilty or your fear of ovarian or uterine cancer or family history, all of these factor determine what your options are so make an appt to discuss all of this with your gyn that is your gyn's responsiblity to you like I do my pts. ...Read more
Yes she can: Without contraceptive use she can get pregnant. ...Read more
I have been diagnosed with multi cystic adenomatous solitary goiter right lobe. I am 40yrs woman. Pl suggest remedy?
Goiter: Sounds like you have an enlarged gland with a cystic changes which has been biopsied and proven benigngenerally you can do nothing medicine wise to reduce its size you can have surgery, rarely radioactive iodine or alcohol injections mostly these are just followed to assure stability of size and function. ...Read more
I have 2 ovarian cyst, the big one around 11cm. I'm married woman and I want get a baby. How should I do? Am I must do the operation or not?
See an OB/GYN: These are issues based on individual patients and should be evaluated by face-to-face interactions with a concerned physician. Go see someone soon. ...Read more
Endometrial thickness is 8mm. Myometrial cyst or sac like area in the body region measuring 8X7mm. Will this be for a woman who is sexually inactive?
Not exclusively: Neither sexual activity nor lack of it, causes myometrial cysts. Sworn virgins and married women alike can develop myometrial cysts. There's no cause and effect here. I hope this properly answers your question. ...Read more
On U/S, Dr thinks possible Warthin's tumor of lft Parotid tail. This something a woman in 30s can get? Too small to biopsy. Looks cystic, had for years
Warthin's tumor: Yes can occur in young women. Discuss with your Dr. Who knows you the best. ...Read more
Hi I am a 64 year old woman and I just had an ultrasound and they said I had a cyst greater than 2 cm on my thyroid right side with hyervascular flow?
Evaluation: The cyst usually is benign but you need evaluation and follow up by your doctor because if is growing need to be remove. ...Read more
I'm a 32 year old woman and I've had a hysterectomy 5 years ago. Resently I had a cyst on my last remaining ovary and it popped. Now I'm having burning pain in that area and it hurts extremely bad to touch it where as when I had the cyst it was a stabbin
Pelvic pain=get seen:
First I am sorry you are hurting.
Lower abdomen pain can be due to several sources including kidney stones, appendicitis (is your pelvic pain on the right?) or ovary cyst rupture. All are very painful. Usually with a confirmed ruptured cyst, time will heal and you can take pain meds (otc tylenol/aleve) or get a prescription. A long term solution could be surgery (i don't recommend @ this time). ...Read more
Fair: Men with CF are generally infertile, but this is not true of women with cf. Women with CF may have many pregnancy related complications, as airway clearance becomes more difficult as the pregnancy advances and may lead to a permanent decline in lung function. Talk with your CF center about it. ...Read more
Usually good: In women with cystic fibrosis, vaginal mucus is often thicker, making it more difficult for the sperm to travel and for fertilization to take place. It often takes longer for women with cystic fibrosis to become pregnant, although this in no way affects the pregnancy itself or the fetus (85% of couples conceive within the first 12 months after stopping contraception). Ivf is also an option. ...Read more
How do ovarian cysts affect a person's sex drive? Do they increase or decrease a woman's sex drive?
How uncommon is it for a woman in her twenties to have a nabothian cyst if she. Has never been pregnant or suffered vaginal trauma?
Very common: Nabothian cysts are small mucus filled cysts on the cervix. They occur when a mucus producing gland has been blocked. Usually they cause no problems and don't need treatment. ...Read more
What's the risk of an ovary cyst if a woman wants to conceive? What should I do? My husband is a Rh b-. Does blood matching matter in marriages?
Ovarian Cysts: Ovarian cysts can be completely normal and may never affect your fertility; in fact your ovary is supposed to make cysts which are like little houses for your developing eggs. Sometimes the cysts don't resolve though and they stay, which is fine because they'll eventually go away. The only worrisome cysts affecting fertility is endometriosis. Your md can tell you if you have a cyst like this. ...Read more
Postmenopause woman with growing ova cyst everything else ok. If surgery do I need complete ovary hysterectomy removed. Have adhesions from other surg?
Previous scarring: Previous surgical scar tissue (adhesions) make this a more complicated question to answer because the subject ovary may be "stuck" to other tissues like bowel, pelvic sidewall or bladder. If you don't want to return to surgery after this operation you might give consideration to hysterectomy with ovarian removal. You will need a very competent surgeon to undertake this operation- interview wisely ...Read more