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... Just wondering if anyone knows what doctors consider to be a large ovarian cyst. My last ultrasound revealed one that is 2.5cm on my left ovary, and the doctor said they usually don't do surgery on one that "small". ... (4 replies)
... Actually, now that I think about it, I'm not sure if what my friend has is considered a cyst, officially. I don't remember exactly! ... (4 replies)
... My Dr. would consider 2.5 cm small also. I've had numerous cysts, and most have been between 1 and 2 cm. I never have any symptoms. They were found when I had a sonogram for irregular bleeding. ... (4 replies)

... I was just diagnosed with a 3.6 cm and the doctor said that it is pretty big. If mine doesn't shrink soon or gets over 4 cm they are going to remove it surgically. ... (4 replies)
... My friend has one that's 8 cm x 6 cm x 7 cm or something like that and isn't having surgery. If you are in pain, though, you should talk to your doctor. (4 replies)
... The pap test is not for ovarian cancer but for cervical cancer, two completely different things. There is currently no screening test for ovarian cancer and the medical field is working on this. ... (12 replies)
Ovarian Cyst
May 23, 2006
... This is what my doctor told me. ... (13 replies)
... If you can, try to get a copy of the report and see exactly what it says. At the bottom of the report, it should give the doctor's impression of what you are dealing with. ... (2 replies)
... If they did an ultrasound at the ER, which they should have in order to diagnose your cyst, then you should be able to get a copy of this. The report will say what type of cyst you have. A simple fluid filled cyst is very rarely cancerous and if it is a normal follicular cyst, it will go away within your next three cycles. ... (7 replies)
Ovarian Cyst
Nov 17, 2008
... You definitely need to get more information about this cyst. Get a copy of the radiology report. This will indicate what type of cyst you have. ... (3 replies)
Ovarian Cysts?
Aug 14, 2003
... What is considered large for a functional ovarian cyst? ... (7 replies)
... Why not ask your gyne to follow up on this with a pelvic ultrasound ? ... (2 replies)
... If so, and your endometrial lining is thick, then perhaps the cysts have nothing to do with it and it is your uterus that may be causing problems. ... (1 replies)
Quite Worried
Dec 26, 2009
... It used to be believed that by putting a woman on the birth control pill you would be shutting down her ovaries and sort of "resting" them in order to allow the cyst to regress. HOWEVER, for the past ten years we have known that birth control pills are no better than watchful waiting in getting rid of cysts. ... (3 replies)

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