Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
163 Doctors are Online

Having problem with ovarian cyst, hormones. What are the possibilities of sister having same problem?

Years ago one of my girls had an operation ... complicated. she had a cyste in her ovary and not only they told me that was in menopause at the age 9 years old since than she always had problems with her ? is what are the possibilities that my smallest of my girls in having the same problem? by the way I live in Italy and the docters told me that maybe it was the McCune albright S. ps. I forgot my english
Asked On : Mon, 14 Jan 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  16
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi, thank you for asking Healthcare Magic.
I have gone through your query and understood your concerns.
The chances of your other daughter having the same problem will depend on the diagnosis in the elder sister. If the condition is McCune Albright syndrome, then the chances are minimal because this condition is not inherited. It is cause by a random mutation in a certain gene in the body, occurring early in development. It is also a rare condition.

I hope that answers your query. If you have additional questions or follow up queries then please do not hesitate in writing to us. We will be delighted to answer more questions from you.
I wish her good health
Answered: Fri, 3 Jan 2014
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor