Ovarain cyst

I am 8 weeks 5days pregnant and during my first ultrasound scan , a simple ovarian cyst of 6cm is found on left side . Is there any problem due to that cyst. What happens if the size increases
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Sharath Kumar K N
General Physician Mandya
Hello, Ovarian cysts are sometimes discovered during pregnancy. In most cases, they are an incidental finding at the time of routine prenatal ultrasound screening. The majority of ovarian cysts found during pregnancy are benign conditions that do not require surgical intervention. However, surgery may be indicated if there is a suspicion of malignancy. rupture or torsion (twisting of the cyst, disrupting the blood supply)are the acute complication, bigger the size chances of complications are higher, that time you need surgical intervention,,, otherwise it won't affect you or your baby. Get your antenatal checkups done regularly.
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