Ovarian cysts and gallbladder

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I have pain on my right side (upper <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d lower abdomen) <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d horrible pain in my back <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d right leg. I am worried that the cysts might be getting bigger, or there is something else wrong like appendix, gallbladder,etc. any incite would be greatly appreciated.
If you are found to have ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cer <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d your tumor makes this tumor marker, then it an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> be valuable tool for your follow-up. Here are a couple of links that will give you more information: http://oreilly.com/medical/news/ovarian_ten_things.html http://www.wcn.org/findadoctor/ I hope all turns out to be benign! You should get surgery as soon as possible because your mass is so large.
I was yoldn in have chocolate <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s on my ovaries. I've tried the nuvaring as means to shrink the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d I was feeling better. I've had pain on my right side, pain under my belly button, gas, bloated, constipation, back pain, heavy periods,tenderness near my c section cut and severe gas and gas pains an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>'t have a bowel movement w/a laxative I feel so uncomfortable. Just been miserable.
i had a burning in mt stomach which the doctor said may or may not be <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gall</span><span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bladder</span> related <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d after a few days went away..he decided to do a sonogram on the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gall</span><span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bladder</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d thats when they noticed the stones. I know a few people who have had gallbladder attacks and they are extremely painful I think it starts with more shoulder and back pain and vomitting. maybe you should ask your doctor to just rule out any gallbladder problems with an sonogram. By the way whats going on with you..
I'm not a Dr so I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>'t answer your question,but I feel your doing what you need to have done by going to see your gyn.
My doctors OBGYN and Medical Oncologist both say Tamoxifen does not cause cysts but I have read many articles saying there is a high percentage <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d correlation of ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s in premenpausal women. It appears to be recent studies in the last few years. Are my doctors just not keeping up with readings or are these journals on the internet not accurate? What is the Cleveland Clinics view on this topic. I am trying to decide whether I should stop taking Tamoxifen or not.
Had abdominal CT san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> in August (to check liver) <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d was told that I have fatty liver <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s (minor notation on report). Side pain has gotten worse and enzymes still elevated. Had second abdominal CT san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> to get a better look at liver and pancreas. Was told everything looked okay (still have fatty liver) but the ovarian cysts have grown.
an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cer tests, <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gall</span><span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bladder</span> tests, countless ultrasounds <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d MRIs <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d CTs, you name it. what brought me to this site was what ive been experiencing this past week. i've had seriously intense pain in my right lower abdomen and extra heavy bleeding with my period. ive lived with a heating pad on my lower abdomen for a whole week now, and have had diarrhea, nausea and deep pressure on my lower right side for the past 3 days.
The past two weeks I have had a strange brownish/red discharge (like the blood that comes out at the very end of your period) and some blood clots each time I go to the bathroom. I have been reading up on the symptoms of ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cer <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s, <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d although many of my symptoms were related to gallbladder issues, I also have read that ovarian an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cer is sometimes mistaken for other digestive problems.
Would they be visible on an ultrasound? Do the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s come <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d go? Or from the ultrasound an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> I rule out PCOS <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d focus on other possibilities? I wonder if I have Cushing's syndrome, as I also have what I think is a buffalo hump and my face may be moon-shaped.
I just had the same issue.They told me that there was still a small amount of ovary adhered to the lining of my inside. When they pulled blood and took hormone levels it showed still producing enough to cause a regrowth. This produced enough hormone to generate a new cyst, being the size of a walnut between my kidney and intestine causing severe pain and nausea. I just came home from the hospital yesterday and am awaiting results from the biopsy.
I don't know what else to do, but I'm very worried. There is a family history of reproductive an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cers <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s requiring removal of an ovary or full hysterectomy. I would like to have children one day. Should I go back to the ER and demand immediate attention, or stick it out until 3/25 and hope it doesn't get worse before then?
After he only ordered an abdominal ultrasound instead of including a pelvic one they found gallstones, fortunately for me the doctor who performed my ultrasound went against my family doctor's prescription <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d checked below <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d saw the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d sent him back the results, you should of seen my doctor's expression. Had the other doctor not looked further god only knows what would of happened.
they are going to take the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gall</span><span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bladder</span> out laproscopically <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d the ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s will be taken out with vertical incision immediatley following. Has anyone every heard of anything like this? i am a wreck as it is and have now been hit with a double wammy...i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>'t understand this. I guess it is better to get it over with and done with already as most of you know that this has been going on since january. my anxiety is way up there!!!! I am so worked up..
After suffering with severe lower left abdominal / pelvic pain, constant nausea <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d vomiting, I finally made myself go to the doctor last week. She thought my <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gall</span><span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bladder</span> was acting up, so ordered blood work and abdominal CT san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>. The blood work came back fine, but CT results showed a cyst on my left ovary. She prescribed Zofram for the nausea, and another medicine for the stomachs spasms; told me to follow- up in 6-10 weeks.
I got to add the ultrasound <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d transvag ultrasound to the list every 3 months because of the ca125 <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d fibroid. In May of '06 I had my gallbladder removed because it was not functioning. Before that had to have a heart work-up due to family history before surgery would be done.That still did not stop the pains.I also had a liver test. I then had a colonoscopy. Although I have spots in my liver and lung, they are stable and haven't grown in over 15 months.
I have had attacks off <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d on for several years, but they increased during the last year. The past 4 months have been very difficult for me. I live on a bland, fat free diet. I find that certain fruits and vegetables bother me as well. There have been no stones on the ultra sound, and the HIDA san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> came back at a low-normal level of functioning. I also had a CAT San style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> that was normal. I am scheduled for gallbladder surgery on the 24th.
You may beginning peripause coupled with the ovarian cyst upsetting your hormones giving you hot flashes .. As for the full feeling <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d painful gas/indigestion ..this is a symptom of of ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s .. I wish you all the best .. We are here for you anytime .. Keep us posted... Take good care of yourself ...Hugs....
Based on the an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cer cells in my abdominal fluid, a biopsy, my CT san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d a chest xray I had the doctor says I definitely have ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cer <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d that it likely stage 4. This was the first doctor that I have seen through all of this who I felt was actually supportive and willing to answer any questions I had. He took a lot of time with me and I didn't feel rushed like he was in a hurry to see the next patient.
I have posted on here before for ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d I haven't been having any stomach pain at all from them, so I'm asuming they arent coming back. But I just thinking about it and I started getting pain, mostly on my right side. It's the same pain I had before when I had ovarian cysts, but the sight of pain is where your gallbladder is. I did research on gallbladder symptoms, and the pain isn't anywhere near severe enough to be stones, or anything that was listed.
and doctors who, all say that life would be easier, and less Tiring, without the Ovaries, which have often, almost ruptured because of all the different bening tumours, they have had, on them. So many of us have Ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d except for those who have heavy pain & bleeding - some people, do not even realise, they have had these problems.
(Has gall stones but nuclear san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> ruled out <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gall</span><span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bladder</span>) Heart disease <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d age (87) preclude surgery. Tried to do a needle biopsy of cyst and failed. Now has pain in lower right quadrant where bioposy was done (8 days ago)??? Largest problem is servere abdominal distention upon eating almost anything. The bloating began several years ago in "bouts" or attacks....increased over last year such that she is on liquids. CT showed no ascites.
Mine was so painful because it was twisting with my ovary, so I had to have it removed that day, along with, unfortunately, the ovary it was entangled with. As far as an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cer goes, most ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s are benign. <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d since you are so young, your odds are especially high that they aren't an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cerous (the risk of an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cerous cysts increases with age, particularly with women who have gone through menopause already).
So finally I got into get an ultrasound. My liver <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gall</span><span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bladder</span> are fine, but I have a cyst on my left ovary. It measures 32mm across <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d 29 laterally. Im just wondering if this is common for someone after giving birth?
I have suspected endometriosis, uterine fibroid <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d large complex ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s. My period also goes for 7-8 days and I have a bit of bleeding days before my period is due. Sometimes I feel like I bleed more often than not!
will NOT accept that I had these symptons way after I had the san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>s and I ve told them that san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>s don't always show OC or <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d I have the symptons eg never feeling hungry <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d always feeling full and they don't ackjnowledge the fact taht altho my tummy is getting bigger I ahve lost weight elsewhere,i have had a cough since October and rib pain fro over a year all which caused by tumour or cyst.
well I am 26 and I just found out 3 days ago I have a 3cm cyst on my ovary to I have real bad stomach pains in my stomach and a lot under my right rib cage <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d back they referred me to a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>gall</span><span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bladder</span> surgen to do a ultrasound of my gallbladder to
Gynecological conditions like polycystic ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> syndrome (PCOS), <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d uterine <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s or polyps, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> also bring about alteration in menstrual cycle. Even sickness and stress associated with it an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> delay periods. However, pregnancy is still the most common cause of delayed or missed period. So if there is a history of any unprotected intercourse then pregnancy should be ruled out.
They feel terrible. Most ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s are benign. But Ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cer an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>'t be readily checked with a mammogragm, a papsmer, or and endometrial biopsy. I thought as long as all those were clear I was an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>cer free. I had symptoms and they missed it. I bleed for two years straight even after a uterine ablation, then I started throwing up all the time. It got fewer and fewer things. I had extreme pain in the Ovaries. They took my gallbladder out and the pain was still there.
Interesting... I was diagnosed with ovari<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>cyst</span>s many years ago, <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>d they put me on the pill for it (and I'm still on it)... Thanks, I'll make a point to mentioning it to my doctor next time I see him.
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