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What Does It Mean When Your Cyst Has Grown
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
Yeast? Allergy?: It would be unusual for the vaginal area, labia, etc to swell up without also being itchy, painful, or irritated. Possibilities that come to mind include yeast infection, genital herpes, chemical irritation (e.g. from spermicide?), allergic reaction, e.g. to a drug, perfume, or laundry detergent. All these usually would hurt or be irritated, but sometimes not. Get care if it doesn't clear up soon. ...Read more
What does it mean when you have mildly elevated ca 125? I have a 15cm ovarian cyst. Does that mean its cancerous?
Nothing out of..: ...Context. Ca.125 is used to follow up response to treatment in patients with cancer of the ovary but a slightly elevated level can come from non malignant causes (and it can be normal even if there is cancer). It is not considered a screening test. Whoever ordered it probably had very valid reasons to do so and i'm sure he/she can explain its implications to you in the proper context. Best 2u. ...Read more
Pelvic pain: There are so many explanations for pain in th pelvis, it is not possible to say it is your uterus. Could be ovarian cysts, ligaments of th pelvis, or muscles and tendons of the abdomen. Is the pain incited by movement of the pelvis or low back? If so it is probably musculoskeletal. ...Read more
These are likely: Montgomery glands if they are on the areola (colored area around nipple). They help to lubricate the nipple and surrounding tissues. ...Read more
My doctor told me I have a 5cm size cyst on right ovary and it is leaking, does leaking mean it will rupture or it already has?
Cyst: I expect it means that the cyst has ruptured. DrG ...Read more
No.: Pain and tenderness in the buttocks are not necessarily associated with "growth" and could be the result of trauma, inflammation, or other triggers not related to enlargement. If you have a soreness that persists without explanation, it would be good to see a physician or visit a clinic and have an examination and history taken. Hope that this helps. ...Read more
Gland in neck cancer: A malignant growth in the gland in the front of the neck. Cancer can spread and the thyroid needs to be removed. Sometimes there is just one or multiple cancers in the whole gland. Lymph nodes and further spread needs to be evaluated and appropriate therapy given. Overall thyroid cancer has high cure rates. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Herpes Simplex: Herpes is an infection that is caused by a herpes simplex virus (hsv). Oral herpes causes cold sores around the mouth or face. Genital herpes affects the genitals, buttocks or anal area. Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease (std). It affects the genitals, buttocks or anal area. Treatment is with prescription oral valtrex (valacyclovir). ...Read more
It is Normal!: Newborn acne is a common occurrence in babies starting around two to three weeks of age and usually easing up around six weeks of age. Babies develop a pustular acne over their head and face which can even extend down to their shoulders and upper back. It is really a normal variant caused by shifting hormones after delivery. It is not associated with teenage acne, and needs no treatment! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What does it mean when ovary on an ultrasound dr didn't think anything bad about it but it doesn't mean cancer right?
See below: It is not feasible to address your concern. Your question should be addressed to your doctor who did the ultrasound or your primary care physician. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
? epidermoid: Epidermoid cysts are common cysts that occur from an invagination of the outside layer of the skin into the underlying tissue. These are benign cysts, however, they invariably grow and may rupture. Given that this is a cosmeticaly sensitive area, i would opt to remove it surgically (very quick and easy) to avoid rupture and inflammation/scarring. ...Read more
My follicle size was 20mm now it is 15mm,what it means? Does it means that this tym egg will not rupture does this means that i will not get pregnant
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