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Ovarian cyst

Ovarian cyst: Introduction

Ovarian cyst: A cyst which is located in the ovary. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Ovarian cyst, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Ovarian cyst:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Ovarian cyst. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Ovarian cyst: Symptom Checker

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Ovarian cyst: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Ovarian cyst

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Misdiagnosis and Ovarian cyst

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Ovarian cyst: Related Rare Diseases

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Ovarian cyst: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Article Excerpts about Ovarian cyst

Ovarian cysts are fluid-filled sacs that form on the ovaries when the... (Source: excerpt from Ovarian Cysts: NWHIC)

Ovarian cysts are a different type of growth. They... (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Ovarian Cancer: NCI)

Definitions of Ovarian cyst:

General term for cysts and cystic diseases of the ovary.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

A cystic tumor (usually benign) of the ovary
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Fluid-filled closed cavity or sac in the ovary that is lined by epithelium; can be of normal, abnormal, non-neoplastic, or neoplastic tissues.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Ovarian cyst

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How Common are these Causes of Ovarian cyst?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Ovarian cyst. Of the 9 causes of Ovarian cyst that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Ovarian cyst:

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Medical Conditions associated with Ovarian cyst:

Ovary symptoms (68 causes), Female sexual symptoms (505 causes), Female reproductive symptoms (928 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Pregnancy symptoms (699 causes), Fertility symptoms (370 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Genital symptoms (986 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Mens health symptoms (291 causes), Female genital symptoms (529 causes)

Symptoms related to Ovarian cyst:

Ovary symptoms (68 causes), Ovary cysts, Functional cyst, Corpus luteal cyst, Hemorrhagic cyst, Dermoid cyst, Endometriod cyst, Pathological cyst, Polycystic ovarian syndrome, Ovarian carcinoma, Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Torsion of cyst, Infertility (241 causes), Irregular periods (559 causes)

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