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

Ultrasound shows enlarged left ovary. Cyst has solid component, demonstrate arterial waveform. What does it mean?

Hello. I recently had an us and this are the findings. Left ovary measures 5.8 cm x 3.7 cm x 6.5 cm. left ovary is enlarged and has a 4.1 cm mass. This mass is predominant cystic with a 1.3 cm thick mural solid component. The solid component has no color doppler flow. Both ovaries demonstrate an arterial waveform. What does this mean?
Asked On : Fri, 16 Nov 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  238
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Radiologist 's  Response
Hi, welcome to HCM
Ultrasonography shows left overy has enlarged in size significantly. There is a mass with solid(mural nodule) and cystic componant, which has differentials of benign as well as malignant lesion. As there is no vascularity of solid part(no color doppler flow) it is less likely malignant. however it will depends on your age, marital status, child issue etc. Aterial waveform is normal in both ovaries.
It will better if you go for further imaging, MRI pelvis, after your gynecologist opinion.
Thanking you.
Answered: Sun, 25 Nov 2012
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