sexologist-icon

Ovarian cyst

50 yr old female with amenorrhea for past 1 and half yr .. recently had heavy bleeding.ultrasound and ct scan showed cyst on left ovary measuring 7cm.what is the treatment required.details about the surgery and tests
views-icons 47 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Doctor Answers (2) on Ovarian cyst

doctor profile image
Dr. Mamta Pattnayak Gurgaon | Gynecologist
Answered
Hi Practo user,  postmenopausal Bleeding with ovarian cyst need to be examined urgently  .ovarian cyst needs to be evaluated  as all cancer markers of ovarian cyst as ca 125,cea,ca 19 -9,alfa feto protein, sr beta hcg. Mri with contrast to be done.endometrial biopsy with pap to be done.
If negative laparoscopic hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo oopherectomy needed.and all to be sent for frozen and proceed. If positive laparotomy needed.
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
message icon Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO
doctor profile image
Dr. Swathi S Aithal Bangalore | General Physician
Answered
Hello..
Well usually ovarian cyst above the size of 6 cm will require surgical intervention...we need to see your hormonal status once and also gy done MRI scan to confirm the cyst taking your age into consideration.neet the gynaecologist...you will be planned for total hysterectomy according to me...thank you
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
message icon Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO