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Are you allowed to do normal activities after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Are you allowed to do normal activities after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Ovarian cyst: Once the pain is gone you are free to do all normal activities. ...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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Is it common to have itching after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Is it common to have itching after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Depends: Where are you itchy? No fluid is expelled from the vagina so if you are itchy there then no. If it is a generalized itchiness than maybe since the fluid from within the cyst can be irritating causing an immune reaction. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have brownish discharge a week after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Yes: Ovarian cysts often produce hormones such as estrogen or progesterone. When a cyst ruptures, those levels can drop and cause you to bleed. It may be a some spotting or even a full blown period. If it persists, you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Had cystectomy in july and keep getting cysts. Is it normal to have blood and tissue like substance coming out after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Had cystectomy in july and keep getting cysts. Is it normal to have blood and tissue like substance coming out after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

More info needed: If you mean blood and tissue coming from the vagina, no that is not normal, and needs prompt evaluation.
If you mean blood and tissue coming out of your incisions, that is also not normal, and needs emergent evaluation.
Recurrent ovarian cysts can be prevented with medicine--depending on your pregnancy goals. ...Read more

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What will a doctor do after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

What will a doctor do after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Very little: Every month in a normal cycle, an ovarian cyst is formed and subsequently ruptures. If the cyst contains blood, it may cause some discomfort and pain medication may be given. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have yellow discharge after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Is it normal to have yellow discharge after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Ovarian Cyst: It depends on what kind of fluid was in the cyst; a simple serous cyst contains yellow fluid, while a hemorrhagic cyst will yield a brownish discharge. You probably had a serous ovarian cyst. ...Read more

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Can you have blood clots after a ruptured ovarian cyst??

Can you have blood clots after a ruptured ovarian cyst??

YES: Not uncommon; however if bleeding is severe or you are sexually active, get a pregnancy test and GYN exam. ...Read more

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When is it safe to have sex after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

When is it safe to have sex after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

WHEN your gyn says: You can so u need to be asking him or her that or if u haven't seen a gyn, (meaning u had it diagnosed in the er) u need to see a gyn so the gyn can do a follow-up ultrasound to make sure the cyst has not returned and the fluid has been resorbed. ...Read more

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Is a dull ache/cramping feeling in the stomach & womb common a few days after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Is a dull ache/cramping feeling in the stomach & womb common a few days after a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Yes: There can be pain associated with an ovarian cyst which worsens when it ruptures and then turns into a dull ache as the inflammation resolves and the fluid is resorbed by the body. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What should I expect after an ovarian cyst has ruptured?

What should I expect after an ovarian cyst has ruptured?

Hopefully nothing.: When a cyst ruptures, you may not notice anything. Some people have pain from a cyst and then it goes away when the cyst ruptures. Others have pain at the time the cyst ruptures. So it depends on the person. ...Read more

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What should u expect when a ovarian cyst ruptures.?

What should u expect when a ovarian cyst ruptures.?

Ov. Cyst rupture: If you have a ruptured ovarian cyst, you may have no symptoms at all or possibly the sudden onset of lower abdominal pain on one side. It is common for the pain to begin during strenuous physical activity, such as exercise or sex. You may have some light vaginal bleeding as well. ...Read more

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What do you do when a ovarian cyst ruptures?

What do you do when a ovarian cyst ruptures?

Depends: Small ovarian cysts are very common and they can resolve by rupturing. In the majority of cases no treatment is needed. If you are in severe pain then prompt evaluation is needed to see if surgery may be needed. Typically it is not but occasionally a large cyst can cause internal bleeding ...Read more

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What should I do after an ovarian cyst ruptures?

See your doctor: There are many kinds of ovarian cysts and t the consequences of rupture vary with the type. See your gynecologist asap for diagnosis and follow-up. You might need surgery, and if it is a cystic cancer you may need other therapy. Don't delay! ...Read more

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What is effect of the rupture of an ovarian cyst?

What is effect of the rupture of an ovarian cyst?

Depends: If a benign cyst raptures will have pain for few days, at the most will develop adhesion s on the contrary a malignant ovarian cyst ruptures spreads in the peritoneum becomes stage iii will not have good out come soon will be stage IV ...Read more

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What does an ovarian cyst feel like when it ruptures in you?

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Pain: Typically, it is associated with sudden onset of pain on one side of the abdomen. It will subside over a matter of hours. However, it does not always follow this classic pattern. You should see a doctor if pain persists. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens after an ovarian cyst ruptures?

Could you tell me what happens after an ovarian cyst ruptures?

Usually nothing: Ovarian cysts are normal; we only become concerned if you have too few, too many, or if they are large and/or solid depending on the age. Cysts need to rupture each month in order to release an egg (ovulation). Depending of the quality of the cyst, you may experience bleeding and or pain. Sometimes, you will not notice it unless an ultrasound reveals suggestive findings. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of ovarian cyst rupture and what is risk and tx?

Common problem: Ovarian cysts common, the bigger they get, the more stretch in the capsule of cyst the more discomfort. Once cyst ruptures there is usually relief of pain but the fluid released may cause irritation to surrounding abdominal structures causing an ache. Risk:once you have one, likely for others. No correlation with direct infertility, tx: bcp can help prevent cyst formation, tx depends on severity. ...Read more

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How come ruptured ovarian cysts hurt?

How come ruptured ovarian cysts hurt?

Several reasons: But far-and-away the most common is that cyst rupture involves bleeding from the cyst; internal bleeding (in the peritoneal cavity) causes pain. ...Read more

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Ruptured ovarian cyst pain lasts how long?

Ruptured ovarian cyst pain lasts how long?

Cyst: It is variable but usually it is greatest at the time of rupture and eases over the next 48 hours. ...Read more

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Why do ruptured ovarian cysts hurt so much?

Why do ruptured ovarian cysts hurt so much?

Fluid irritating: The fluid or blood that comes out of a ruptured cyst irritates the internal skin lining of your body, called the "peritoneum". Your body absorbs it, and then the pain goes away. ...Read more

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Can you bleed after an ovarian cyst ruptures?

Can you bleed after an ovarian cyst ruptures?

Sometimes: Usually not a significant amount, though it can be higher sometimes. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of a ruptured ovarian cyst?

What are symptoms of a ruptured ovarian cyst?

Many: Symptoms can be as mild as menstrual cramps to nausea, vomiting, severe pelvic pain and abdominal pain. The diagnosis can only be confirmed by your gyn doctor using ultrasound or surgery if needed. ...Read more

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If an ovarian cysts ruptures, will you bleed?

If an ovarian cysts ruptures, will you bleed?

Yes: But usually the bleeding from a ruptured cyst is minimal and is unlikely to be clinically significant. ...Read more

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If ovarian cyst rupture do I still need surgery?

If ovarian cyst rupture do I still need surgery?

Maybe: The ruptured cyst can be painful or cause bleeding internally. It can also regrow. Most cysts would simply heal whether or not they rupture. ...Read more

Rupture (Definition)

When a hollow structure like an blood vessel, a cyst, bladder, bowel, etc bursts we ...Read more


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Ovarian Cyst (Definition)

A growth (often balloon like) on an ovary. It is often thin walled ...Read more