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What is laproscopic surgery to remove cyst?

What is laproscopic surgery to remove cyst?

Larparascopic surger: Depends upon the cyst, but lap surgery is performed with instruments and a camera to see inside and remove the cyst, instead of the old way of opening up the area, and improves recovery time and lowers complications. ...Read more

Neoplasms (Definition)

"tumor" literally translates as "mass", so even a fresh bruise could be called a "tumor". Doctors use the term "neoplasm" (tranlates literally as new growth) to describe tumors that are abnormal growths of cells. These may be benign or malignant; "malignant" = cancer. In everyday usage, we use "tumor" ...Read more


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What is recovery time after surgery to remove a dermoid cyst?

What is recovery time after surgery to remove a dermoid cyst?

Varies: If the removal is done by laparoscopy then recovery would usually be one or two "down days", but if laparotomy (a larger incision on the abdomen) is performed then expect to not feel great for about a week or two. ...Read more

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What is recovery time for laparotomy to remove a dermoid?

What is recovery time for laparotomy to remove a dermoid?

At least 6 weeks: We usually say about 6 weeks, but healing continues even after that. Only your doctor will be able to clear you for activities based on how you are healing and what specifically was done. ...Read more

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How likely is it that keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst will result in a colostomy?

How likely is it that keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst will result in a colostomy?

NO: Laparoscopic removal of ovarian cyst removal is very safe procedure , will not result in colostomy, unless very rare complications develops. ...Read more

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I made operation to remove ovarian chockolait cyst , is this affecting firtilty?

I made operation  to remove ovarian chockolait cyst , is this affecting firtilty?

No, but...: The removal of the cyst should not affect fertility, but the fact that you have the cyst means you have endometriosis, which is associated with infertility. If you have trouble conceiving or you plan on trying to conceive, bring your obgyn on board. You may need a fertility doctor as well if you have difficulty. Take care. ...Read more

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What is involved in a laprascopy for ovarian cyst removal?

What is involved in a laprascopy for ovarian cyst removal?

It involves...: Making several tiny incisions on your abdomen to introduce a small scope/camera and small surgical instruments inside. The cyst is then separated from the ovary and taken out through one of the small incisions. Most people go home the same day, and the procedure generally takes about 60-90mins, depending on the size of the cyst. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Is it possible to remove a small cyst sac without surgery'?

Is it possible to remove a small cyst sac without surgery'?

Yes and no.: Depending on it's location and nature, it may be possible to drain a cyst without surgery. However that is not usually curative, and it may reaccumulate fluid quickly and still need to be removed surgically. You should talk with your physician about what options you may have. ...Read more

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Whats total cost to surgically remove a pilonidal cyst?

Whats total cost to surgically remove a pilonidal cyst?

Locale specific: Unfortunately, there is no standard charge for the procedure. Different surgeon, hospital or surgicenter all charge differently. This is where it's worthwhile to comparison shop. ...Read more

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Does the ovary needs to be removed if there is aserous cystadenoma overian cyst.Ana what procedure?

Does the ovary needs to be removed if there is aserous cystadenoma overian cyst.Ana what procedure?

Yes: The only way that you can make a diagnosis of adenoma is by removing the tumor and having a pathologist determine if indeed a cystadenoma is present. It is called a tissue diagnosis. It cannot be done by ultrasound or any other evaluative method. ...Read more

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What is the average cost to have a epidermoid cyst removed?

What is the average cost to have a epidermoid cyst removed?

Varies: The fee for any surgical procedure may vary from office to office. The location and size of the cyst, where the surgery is performed, what type of surgeon is performing the surgery, type of anesthesia utilized, and lab fees for processing the specimen and the pathologist's fee for a diagnosis are some of the factors that will influence the total fee. ...Read more

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What to do about ovarian tumor removal surgery?

What to do about ovarian tumor removal surgery?

What's the question?: If you have a tumor and don't have it removed it can cause localized damage if benign, and threaten your life if malignant. If all your doctors say surgery is the route to go, then surgery is the route to go. ...Read more

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How dangerous is the surgery for removing a renal tumor?

How dangerous is the surgery for removing a renal tumor?

Risk &: Surgery go hand in hand, including anesthesia. However, this is not the most risky surgery, there are more than one approach, and different technologies. Broach the subject and your concern about risk with your surgeon, and seek a second opinion to determine who do you trust more. ...Read more

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How long is it normal to wait for surgery to remove an ovarian cyst with septations the size is 10 cm?

How long is it normal to wait for surgery  to remove an ovarian cyst with septations the size is 10 cm?

Depends: Their is not a specific amount of time. This usually would not need to be performed immediately. If you have pain, an elevated CA-125, a family history of ovarian cancer or some other concerning feature then that would increase the urgency. Regardless, I would not wait to long. Several weeks would not be uncommon depending on the surgeon's and hospital's schedule. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I have a small ovarian dermoid cyst that needs to be removed laprascopically. As a mother of 2 babies, what is the recovery time for this procedure?

I have a small ovarian dermoid cyst that needs to be removed laprascopically.  As a mother of 2 babies, what is the recovery time for this procedure?

A few days: If all goes well, you should be able to do your usual functions in 2-3 days. Do discuss the matter with your doctor so that s/he may advice about avoiding some activities that may be in your routine, for a few days more. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. 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. ...Read more

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I have retension cyst of 3.7 CM what is the procedure to remove it....

I have retension cyst of 3.7 CM what is the procedure to remove it....

Retention cyst: The best way to remove it is with surgery. This may be a minor surgery with local or more involved depending on where it is. ...Read more

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What surgery is required to remove a neurogenic schwannoma tumor from the spine?

What surgery is required to remove a neurogenic schwannoma tumor from the spine?

Depends on exact loc: The surgery required to remove this tumor depends on the exact location of the tumor. It may be within the spinal canal, requiring a laminectomy, or along the nerve root, requiring a combination of a laminectomy and dissection of the tumor lateral to the spine. ...Read more

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