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Can you tell me if a girl had an ovarian cyst and that ovary burst what does that mean?

Common finding. Many young women have ovarian cysts and many will experience a spontaneous rupture. The cyst ruptures not the ovary, and may release a small amount of blood into the abdomen triggering some discomfort. Natural ovulation is just the release of an egg through much the same process, the cyst doesn't release an egg. Read more...

What"s the recommended antibiotic to be given after a burst of an ovarian cyst?

Generally none. Ovarian cysts are generally non-infectious in origin and mostly filled with with fluid and or blood. Antibiotics do not have a role in treating them, unless there was an identified infectious cause (tubo-ovarian abscess). Read more...

How long should the irritation from an ovarian cyst last. I have one burst about 6 weeks ago and still having sever pain around my ovary.

6-8 weeks. Normally, a ruptured cyst resolves in 6-8 wks. It depends on the size of the cyst and how much fluid spilled. Your body has to reabsorb the fluid. Sometimes, scar tissues forms as a result and causes chronic pain. Wait 2 more weeks, if not better, go see your gynecologist. You probably need a repeat ultrasound to be sure it's gone. If the pain is severe, go now. Read more...

I had a hysterectomy in 2009 and I have an ovarian cyst that I have had for awhile now and it hasnt burst yet. Been over a year and its painful.

Please speak with yo. Gyn as it can be removed through the davinci robot or laparoscpe. Read more...
Time to remove it. A painful ovarian cyst that persists fro more than 6 weeks is not likely to be normal. Every women who is ovulating form an ovarian cyst with every cycle and they always go away on their own - if they persist they are not normal and usually require surgery. Read more...

Does having sex burst an ovarian cyst?

Very rarely. If at all. Remember every egg developing in your ovary is in a tiny cyst. Cyst bursts when you ovulate freeing ovum to reach your fallopian tube. Read more...