Hemorrhagic cyst

What is Hemorrhagic cyst?

An ovarian cyst is any collection of fluid, surrounded by a very thin wall, within an ovary. Any ovarian follicle that is larger than about two centimeters is termed an ovarian cyst. Such cysts range in size from as small as a pea to larger than an orange.

The vast majority of ovarian cysts are harmless (benign), most are functional cysts.

Ovarian cysts occur in women of all ages including neonatal period and infancy. They are most prevalent during infancy, adolescence and during the childbearing years. With ultrasonography ovarian cysts can be demonstrated in nearly all premenopausal and approximately 18% postmenopausal women.

Some ovarian cysts cause problems, such as bleeding and pain or may raise concerns of malignancy. Surgery may be required to remove cysts larger than 5 centimeters in diameter.

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hi im 20 i have a 2.6 x 2.7 x 2.0 cm cystic lesion with echogenic layering, most consistent with hemorrhagic cyst on my left ovary and relatively...

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While a hemorrhagic cyst is a short duration condition which resolves by itself, and endometrioma is a condition where...

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my daughter 26, ht 5ft 6 ins weight 65 kgs ,has 2 haemorgenic cysts on her left ovary she gets intense pain in her left side and leg.how should she...

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