Ovarian remnant syndrome

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What is ovarian remnant syndrome?

Ovarian remnant syndrome can occur in women who have had surgery to remove both ovaries and fallopian tubes (bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy); ovarian tissue is inadvertently left behind causing pelvic pain.

Common symptoms reported by people with ovarian remnant syndrome

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with ovarian remnant syndrome

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Marijuana)
Type
Other
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(TENS Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation)
Type
Procedures
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)

Data from patients with ovarian remnant syndrome, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with ovarian remnant syndrome

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Marijuana)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(TENS Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with ovarian remnant syndrome, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has ovarian remnant syndrome on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 2
40s 7
50s 3
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 2
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

100% Female
0% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 3
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from ovarian remnant syndrome patients who have completed their condition history
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