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Posted by: Stressed | 2007/06/11

Confused & scared?

Doctors discovered an ovarian cyst on my ovary during last week. My period is now one week late. I have not had sexual intercourse, but am confused and scared. Couls someone please tell me if the cyst could sause this? I have also been under a lot of stress. Please help me!

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Every reproductive age group emale has a cyst each month. A cyst is not and will not become cancerous. It may explain your delayed period. Stress certainly can also influence your cycle.

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Posted by: Stressed | 2007/06/11

Thanks Dee. I am currently on medication for infection.

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Posted by: Dee | 2007/06/11

As far as I know cysts could cause ur period to be delayed. I hope u were given some medication to chrink the cyst?

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