What happens if a dermoid ovarian cyst leaks?

Well . When a cyst ruptures you can have pain information and occasionally pelvic infection. See obstetrician gynecologist for specific diagnosis and treatment .

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Can a dermoid ovarian cyst leak or bleed without rupturing? Have trace amount of fluid in cul du sac but dr didn't mention rupture, just follow up 3mo

Maybe normal. There can be a normal amount of fluid in the cul du sac, but it depends on the amount of fluid seen. I encourage you to reach out to your doctor and question this finding. Read more...

Can a small dermoid ovarian cyst leak (rather than completely rupture), or unlikely?

That could happen. Rarely would a dermoid cyst completely rupture and "be gone" as most of them have some solid or semi-solid components to them as opposed to follicular cysts. Read more...

If a dermoid ovarian cyst bursts what could happen?

Pain, adhesions. A dermoid cyst is full of a oil like substance and often hair and other debris that can cause a lot of internal irritation/inflammation. This can lead to something called adhesions, where the internal organs stick together. All of this will cause immediate pain. If the rupture is during surgery, and rapid suction/cleanup is performed, the results are usually very good. Read more...

How do you know if a dermoid ovarian cyst ruptures?

Pain. The contents of a dermoid ovarian cyst can contain hair, teeth, and irritating fluid which will translate into pain when it hits the lining of the body cavity.(peritoneum). Some dermoid cysts leak but don't usuallyrupture. Read more...

Can a dermoid ovarian cyst grow due to a bad diet?

Dermoid. Dermoids or teratomas are a tumor of the germ cells or eggs in the ovary. A very poor diet or poor nutritional status could affect your body's natural ability to stop the growth of tumor cells. Read more...

What is a dermoid ovarian cyst with hair?

Benign tumor. It's a benign tumor (teratoma) that comes from a cell that can techincally become every other cell in the body so that it generally can have hair, tooth and even some neural tissue. They are benign but generally need to be removed. Read more...

What is a dermoid ovarian cyst with hair?

It is a type. Of abnormal ovarian cyst that is usually benign, rarely it can be non benign, all you have to do is go to google search engine and put in dermoid cyst with hair and you can read all about it and your doc who diagnosed your cyst shpuld have explained everything to you like I do with all of my patients. Read more...