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Bulky ovaries found in MRI. Suggestion ?

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my wife has bulky overies it came in MRI report done for spine. should we consult gyne or other doctor to find out more and pls suggest good doctor bangalore
Posted Mon, 7 May 2012 in Women's Health
Answered by Dr. Jasvinder Singh 13 minutes later

Thanks for posting your query.

Bulky ovaries is due to PCOS(polycystic ovarian syndrome), which means the ovaries have multiple fluid filled sacs or cysts. In this, a woman’s hormones are out of balance.

So ovaries develop more follicles than normal every month.Diagnostic tests are 2 hr GTT( Glucose Tolerance Testing),serum androgen and testosterone levels,LH-FSH( luteinizing hormone- Follicle-stimulating Hormone)ratio,prolactin levels,TSH( thyroid stimulating hormone) levels,17-hydroxyprogesterone levels and 3D ultrasound.

Your wife needs to have it further evaluated. She should consult a good gynecologist and then get these investigations done. You can check out the following link to see which gynecologist is close to your place:

Hope this answers your query. If you have additional questions or follow up queries then please do not hesitate in writing to us. I will be happy to answer your queries.

Wishing you good health.

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