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Does having another tyoe of cancer increase chances of getting a ovarian cyst?
7 doctors weighed in

Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
4 doctors agree
In brief: No
Fortunately these are not related.

In brief: No
Fortunately these are not related.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Cancer is a
Major problem; ovarian cysts can affect cycles, pregnancy and comfrt, but there is no correlation with cancer and benign ovarian cysts.

In brief: Cancer is a
Major problem; ovarian cysts can affect cycles, pregnancy and comfrt, but there is no correlation with cancer and benign ovarian cysts.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
In brief: Probably not
While having one type of cancer increases the risk of a second cancer, ovarian cysts, per se are not cancers.
Small ovarian cysts are normal during the reproductive life of a woman.

In brief: Probably not
While having one type of cancer increases the risk of a second cancer, ovarian cysts, per se are not cancers.
Small ovarian cysts are normal during the reproductive life of a woman.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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