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When Does An Ovarian Cyst Need To Be Removed
Depends. : Usually >5 or 6 cm for a few mos. Smaller if symptomatic. ...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
10 cm: As a general rule of thumb, less than 5 cm is usually normal, between 5 and 10 cm can possibly be observed, but greater than 10 cm should be removed. There are however and lot of other considerations that affect that decision. ...Read more
I recently had a partial hysterectomy about 3 months ago and discovered last month that I have an ovarian cyst, does it need to be removed?
No: Not unless it is causing bad symptoms or has features worrisome for cancer. Cancer is unlikely since your surgeon just looked at the ovary 3 mo ago. The cyst should be followed with periodic ultrasounds to make sure it resolves and does not develop worrisome features. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does an ovarian cyst larger than 6 CM have to be removed if you have a history of ovarian cancer in your family? The cyst has enlarged over 3 months.
Ovarian cyst: Ovarian cancer can present as cystic lesion .It is sometimes not easy to differentiate benign cyst to malignant cyst. Thus, if the cyst is big and growing-a surgical resection should be seriously considered. Talk to your gynecology oncologist and discuss more in regard to surgery etc. The risk for you is even more significant with the positive family history of ovarian cancer. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I found out I have Ovarian cysts that need to be removed.To save my ovaries would my doctor send me to a gynecologist oncologist? Or where would I go?
Is it true the healthier i eat the faster the recovery after an ovarian cyst is removed? What are other ways for a fast recovery?
Im 20 and im in pain all the time due to my ovarian cysts. Would you recommend I have them removed? What can I do to lower the pain?
What did your: Doc in lakeland say ? He or she knows your surgery and situation, that cyst will usually not come back because it has been removed but other cysts can develop depending , there are medications you can get on like birth control pills to prevent simple and ovulatory cysts from recurring but it depends what type you had and how it was removed. ...Read more
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