Posted by: tso!! | 2009-08-19

ovarian cyst and pregnancy

hi doc!!

jst found out that i have 5cm ovarian cyst and im 6 weeks preggies,bt the gyny that ive gone to says cysts are not harmfull to the baby,he also said that it shouldnt grow bigger because it could burst, and again it cant be operated because it could take away the pregnancy and i should avoid sex.

what cn i do to make it go away or atleast make it smaller,im so hurt because ive been waitin for this pregnancy for two years.

should i be worried abt it?

thanks for the response.

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There is nothing you can do to make it go away. It is likely that this is a cyst which supports the pregnancy and most will go away by 12 weeks. There isn't really any need fror concern at the moment.

Best wishes

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