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Posted by: N | 2004/10/06

Swollen ovary

Is it normal for an ovary to swell during menstruation? when my last period began, there was quite a large lump about 4cm in from my left hip bone. i could move the lump and it didn't hurt. is this normal? it seems to ahve disappeared now.

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N, it sounds more like there was a cyst on your ovary and this is a fairly common occurrence. If it happens again the best would be to have an ultrasound done just to make sure that it’s nothing serious. Good luck.

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