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When are women most likely to have ovarian cyst?
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Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Anytime
During reproductive age cysts are very common.
Most women would have something considered a cyst at least once per year but would never know unless an x-ray test was performed due to pain. Often though the pain is completely separate from the cyst. The follicle (a cyst) that is the growing egg each month grows to 2-3 cm and ruptures each month. Cyst rupture is normal! cysts unusually cause pain.

In brief: Anytime
During reproductive age cysts are very common.
Most women would have something considered a cyst at least once per year but would never know unless an x-ray test was performed due to pain. Often though the pain is completely separate from the cyst. The follicle (a cyst) that is the growing egg each month grows to 2-3 cm and ruptures each month. Cyst rupture is normal! cysts unusually cause pain.
Dr. Michael Fox
Dr. Michael Fox
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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Mid cycle
A cyst can occur at any time and there are many types of cysts, but the moist common one comes form ovulation and that happens at mid cycle.
If you want to prevent that the best way is to get on birth control pills unless you have a contraindication.

In brief: Mid cycle
A cyst can occur at any time and there are many types of cysts, but the moist common one comes form ovulation and that happens at mid cycle.
If you want to prevent that the best way is to get on birth control pills unless you have a contraindication.
Dr. Alan Patterson
Dr. Alan Patterson
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