Related Questions

I have long suffered with a crippling menstrual cycle. I'm only 23, but I've had ovarian cysts. Is a partial or full hysterectomy best for me?

None. Too young for that, where many medical treatments can actually help you! please see an ob/gyn to discuss options. Read more...
Start medically. Because of your age most people would start with medical treatments such as birth control pills or Lupron (leuprolide) or iud. Or do laparoscopy. It is also important to know what's the cause of the pain to know if a hysterectomy would help. Also knowing the cause would determine if the ovaries need to be removed - a full hysterectomy. Read more...

Could your menstrual cycle stop if you have an ovarian cyst?

Possibly. A persistant ovarian cyst means that there was never ovulation therefore you would get anovulation or no period at all! but remember small cysts in woman are fuctional and normal. Read more...

I had ovarian cyst (and one ovary) removed. When can I expect my next menstrual period?

As previous schedule. Even with one ovary you will be a completely normal woman. So if you had a regular period before your surgery you can expect the same afterward too. Read more...