Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Announcements

We will be discontinuing this community as of April 1, 2014. We value and appreciate your participation in this community and hope that you will continue to post your questions in the WebMD Cancer Community.

Hopeful and helped by the info and comments
avatar
74barnes posted:
I was in the ER last night with what I suspected to be appendicitis b/c of the the blinding pain. Ultrasound says it's a ruptured ovarian cyst. Oh Boy! I am worried about ovarian cancer, will call my surgeon on Monday. I had my uterusand cervix removed about a year ago, due to large fibroids and the surgeons said that they actually looked at my ovaries at that time and they looked good. So I am kinda astounded to now have this problem. I have the cd of the untrasound, but haven't looked at it yet to see the size(s). So I guess I am worried and wondering....does ovarian cystic disease lead to cancer? Can the doctors do the ca125 test on me without a cervix? Did I miss something?
Thanks!
Reply


Helpful Tips

ovarian cyst
I am in severe pain and have been diagnosed with a 5cm cyst. what should I do next? More
Was this Helpful?
10 of 17 found this helpful

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems to the
Food and Drug Administration

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

For more information, visit the Duke Health Gynecological Center