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Has anyone had an ovarian cyst?

can you tell when you have one? What does it feel like?

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motherwanting6

Asked by motherwanting6 at 10:40 PM on Apr. 21, 2010 in Health

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  • My best friend had one and she said it feels like a big hard lump on your overy.
    Lacymarrie

    Answer by Lacymarrie at 10:44 PM on Apr. 21, 2010

  • It hurts like the dickens. Mine throbs and makes me want to throw up.
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 10:45 PM on Apr. 21, 2010

  • I use to get them alot. Typically its a sharp pain either on the right or left side in the ovary area. If it ruptures then it hurts very bad and often if its the right ovary feels similiar to the appendix rupturing.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:51 PM on Apr. 21, 2010

  • Most women get them after ovulation. comes with the territory. most cases go away on their own and you never even know that you had one. other times, they stick around for awhile and feel like a sharp pain on your ovary. Depending on how large it is and the pain factor, the doctor may remove it but most times they will try to let it heal on its own.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 10:54 PM on Apr. 21, 2010

  • mine hurt so bad i couldnt walk .....it was worst than labor for me!
    ELIZABETHSMO902

    Answer by ELIZABETHSMO902 at 12:21 PM on Apr. 22, 2010

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