Ovarian cyst refers to the solid or fluid-filled pockets
in or on your ovary. It is common among women especially for those who still get their period. In most cases
ovarian cyst is painless and harmless
. And it may disappear without treatments. But when it develops into a complex one, the proper medical treatments are needed.
The common causes
of the disease:
- Serious pelvic infection.
- Hormonal problems.
- Functional cysts.
for the disease:
- Surgery: the first choice for complex ovarian cysts larger than 5 cm.
- Taking pain relievers including opioids, acetaminophen, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (for mild ovarian cyst).
- Hormonal birth control.
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