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Can an ovarian cyst raise a ca-125 test?

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Dr. John Geisler
Gynecology - Oncology

In brief: Ovarian cyst

An ovarian cyst can raise the ca 125, but depending on the age, an elevated ca 125 and an ovarian cyst/mass/tumor/growth (all interchangeable names) can be worrisome.

In brief: Ovarian cyst

An ovarian cyst can raise the ca 125, but depending on the age, an elevated ca 125 and an ovarian cyst/mass/tumor/growth (all interchangeable names) can be worrisome.
Dr. John Geisler
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Dr. Richard Orr
Surgery - Oncology

In brief: Yes

Many benign conditions can cause a mild to moderate elevation in ca-125.
Talk it over with your doctor.

In brief: Yes

Many benign conditions can cause a mild to moderate elevation in ca-125.
Talk it over with your doctor.
Dr. Richard Orr
Dr. Richard Orr
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