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What can cause having an ovarian cyst?

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Dr. Anthony Filly
Radiology

In brief: Very common

A cyst is a fluid filled sac.
Every month, your ovary makes several of these called follicles. The dominant follicle breaks open and releases an egg. If one does not burst, and grows to over 3 cm, we call it a cyst.

In brief: Very common

A cyst is a fluid filled sac.
Every month, your ovary makes several of these called follicles. The dominant follicle breaks open and releases an egg. If one does not burst, and grows to over 3 cm, we call it a cyst.
Dr. Anthony Filly
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