How quickly after ovarian cyst removal can I expect to get pregnant?

With ovulation. With laparoscopic ovarian cyst removal (cystectomy), you usually recover within a week or two and ovulation may be as early as 2-3 weeks. If your tubes are normal & fertility wasn't an issue prior, you can achieve pregnancy as soon as you're comfortable. If you had a laparotomy, give it 2 months minimum to allow proper healing & comfort. Take Folic Acid if planning a pregnancy & good luck to you.

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How long do I have to take pill after endo and ovarian cyst removal? My doc said until pregnant, but no plan to have kids. When is best time to stop?

4-6 months. It is a treatment that you may want to continue to both suppress future ovarian cysts and endometriosis, not only birth control. Usually 4-6 months continuously low estrogen and progesterone. If you have high blood pressure or develop it or smoke, you will need closer monitoring. Always best to stop smoking if you do. No assumptions made, though. Read more...

Where can you get a free ovarian cyst removal?

May not need removal. The vast majority of ovarian cysts during reproductive life come and go on their own. There are various types of physiologic cysts like this. If it is a dermoid cyst or a benign tumor, it may need to be removed surgically. Rarely a malignant cystic tumor can be the problem, requiring surgery. Its extremely important to determine what it is, as best as possible, before deciding about removal. Read more...

Ovarian cyst removal - is that done laparoscopically or do you get cut open?

Ovarian cysts. Not all ovarian cysts need to removed. Many are functional cysts associated with the menstrual cycle that will resolve spontaneously. If your doctor has determined that this is a cyst that needs removal, it is always better to do this in the most minimally invasive way ie. By laparoscope. Results in less pain, decreased adhesions and quicker recovery. Read more...
Usually laparoscopic. Most ovarian cystectomys or oophorectomies for benign cysts can and should be performed with minimally invasive surgery. Prior to the surgery, your evaluation should include an ultrasound and blood tests. An open surgery would only be needed if there is a high chance of an ovarian cancer. Read more...

Is spotting normal after ovarian cyst removal?

Yes. Spotting is normal and common after surgery to remove an ovarian cyst. During the surgery usually an instrument is placed on the cervix so the uterus can be moved to get to the cyst, and that can cause a few days of light bleeding. Occasionally the stress of surgery can cause irregular bleeding. Read more...

How long should I wait to go back to school and dance after ovarian cyst removal?

Please ask the doc. Who did your surgery those specific ?S as only that doc should answer, as your doc knows how the surgery went and how u are doing now, and can give u a definite answer. Read more...