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I had an ovarian cyst and i'm going too the obgyn for a pelvic exam and i'm scared! i'm 16 and i don't know what to expect?

I had an ovarian cyst and i'm going too the obgyn for a pelvic exam and i'm scared! i'm 16 and i don't know what to expect?

Talk to your doctor: Ovarian cysts are common, and most do not require surgery as they are not cancer. You should be honest with your ob/gyn about your fears and make sure you talk to the provider honestly about your periods, your secuality and your concerns. ...Read more

Dr. Srbislav Brasovan
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Pelvic Exam (Definition)

Physical exam involving examination of the outside of the female genitalia (vulva), the inside (vagina) , as well as an examination of the cervix, uterus, tubes, ovaries, and tissue around the uterus (parametria). A bimanual exam then involves 2 fingers in the vagina with the other hand on the abdomen. A rectovaginal exam is one finger inthe vagina, one finger in the rectum with ...Read more


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I had an ovarian cyst rupture days later I lost my Virginity pelvic exam no more cyst why do I still get ovary pain after rough sex it's been 5 months?

I had an ovarian cyst rupture days later I lost my Virginity pelvic exam no more cyst why do I still get ovary pain after rough sex it's been 5 months?

Here are some ...: 400-letter space is surely not enough to address your concern. Most reasonable bet of sound care is: collect & bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, progress, & related symptoms over time with detailed sequence of events to gyn-doc for analysis, physicals, tests as needed so to deduce diagnosis for proposing reasonable Rx / care. Please do it timely. Best wish ... ...Read more

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Would an ovarian cyst show up on a pelvic CT scan?

Would an ovarian cyst show up on a pelvic CT scan?

See answer: While ct can certainly identify an ovarian cyst, usually endovaginal us is better suited for this purpose. ...Read more

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Would a pelvic ultrasound show when a dermoid ovarian cyst has ruptured? What would it show?

Would a pelvic ultrasound show when a dermoid ovarian cyst has ruptured? What would it show?

Rupture is serious: Dermoids can have hair and teeth in them, so are complex on U/S,. The black stuff in the picture is hair. They often grow slowly but rarely rupture. If so, it's like appendicitis and needs immediate surgery. U/S is a good screen for ovarian masses, but with a "surgical pelvis" CT is done. An early sign of impending rupture on U/S might be fluid in the pelvis, but this is not diagnostic. ...Read more

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I had a MRI done of pelvis it says I have bilateral ovarian cysts 2.7cm and 2.9 CM also shows I have a proximal iliac node 1.7 CM what should I do?

I had a MRI done of pelvis it says I have bilateral ovarian cysts 2.7cm and 2.9 CM also shows I have a proximal iliac node 1.7 CM what should I do?

See a doctor.: Ovarian cysts are common. One single mildly enlarged pelvic lymph node is nonspecific. Your doctor may elect to follow up the cyst to see if they would resolve on their own over 2-3 menstrual cycles. They may come and go. See your doctor for check up of the rest of your body to see if there are other enlarged lymph nodes. ...Read more

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Had severe abd pain CT showed 6 CM ovarian cyst ruptured. Today u.S. Shows mod. Fluid in pelvis with cysts on both ovaries. Period tom. Is this normal?

Had severe abd pain CT showed 6 CM ovarian cyst ruptured. Today u.S. Shows mod. Fluid in pelvis with cysts on both ovaries. Period tom. Is this normal?

Depends: Fluid in the pelvis after ruptured ovarian cyst is typical. Cysts on the ovaries may be typical depending on the stage in your cycle. How big were the cysts? I assume your pregnancy test is negative? ...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


Dr. Lynne Weixel
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Ovarian Cyst (Definition)

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