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Query about pregnancy possible in case of meig's Syndrome - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Are you with me?
User :   hi i was diagnosed wit meig syndrome twice now.and severe endometriosis pls i dont want to undergo another surgery is there medication for meig syndrome
Doctor :   What is your age and when was it diagnosed?
Doctor :   Do you have some reports with you and type them out?
User :   im 23 yeARS OLD IT WAS DIAGNOSED LAST YEAR OCT I HAD SURGERY DONE THEN A MONTH LATER IT CAME BACK AGAIN
Doctor :   Was a biopsy report of the ovary sent to the pathologist, did pathologist confirm it as Beningn ovarian tumor
User :   I DONT HAVE D REPORTS WIT ME BUT I KNOW EVERYTHING D DOC SAID
User :   YES IT WAS BENINGN
Doctor :   It is rare for a Benign ovary tumor to recur and cause similar problems
Doctor :   Surgery is the treatment of choice where the ovarian tumor is removed
User :   BUT NOW I HAVE OVARIAN CYST AGAIN PLEURAL EFFUSION AND SEVERE ENDOMETRIOSIS I DONT THINK I WOULD SURVIVE ANOTHER SURGERY
Doctor :   Did you get CA 125 tumor test done?
Doctor :   What is the size of the cyst?
User :   I HAD D CYST REMOVED FIRST BEFORE I WAS DIAGNOSED OF MEIG SYNDROME THEN DEY FOUND NO OVARIAN CYST INSTEAD THEY DIAGNOSED ENDOMETRIOSIS AFTER A MONTH ANOTHER CYST WAS FOUND AND PLEURAL EFFUSION RETURNED
Doctor :   So you mean to have endometrial cyst and not ovarian cyst?
User :   YES I CANT REMEMBER D SIZE OF D CYST BUT I WAS TOLD IT RUPTURED DURING SURGERY
Doctor :   I still did not understand whether it was a correct diagnosis of Meig's Syndrome as Meig's has Benign ovarian tumor along with ascites and Hydrothorax
User :   NO I DONT HAVE ENDOMETRIAL CYST I HAD ENDOMETRIOSIS WHICH WAS CAUSING ME AGONY ALL THROUGH LAST YEAR WAT I HAVE IS OVARIAN CYST AND D FISRT ONE REMOVED WASNT CANCEROUS
User :   D DIAGNOSIS IS CORRECT.IS THERE MEDICATION TO CURE ME OF IT
Doctor :   Ok, medical therapy has no role in it, only surgery the option
Doctor :   An you can easily withstand another surgery because you are young
User :   OK THANKS
Doctor :   Endometriosis can be treated with medication
Doctor :   and not Meig's Syndrome
Doctor :   If you wish to ask a Gyno Oncologist ( a specialist in such cases) you can take this link here
User :   WILL REMOVAL OF D OVARIAN CYST HELP CLEAR D PLEURAL EFFUSION
Doctor :   Yes the removal of the ovarian cyst should be considered if it affected only one side and you are still in child bearing age
Doctor :   The other normal cyst can still produce egg and help in pregnancy
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