What is Ovarian Cysts Surgery?

Category: Surgeries

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Surgery is used to confirm the diagnosis of an ovarian cyst, remove a cyst that is causing symptoms, and rule out ovarian cancer.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Ovarian cyst 15 3
Pelvic pain 6 2
Abdominal pain 1 2
Ovarian torsion 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 2
Mild 1
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ovarian Cysts Surgery

Side effect Patients
Abdominal adhesions 1
Altered mental status 1
Bladder problems 1
Constipation 1
Gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding 1
Low potassium (hypokalemia) 1

Show all 8 reported side effects

Why patients stopped taking Ovarian Cysts Surgery

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
See all 27 patients who've stopped having Ovarian Cysts Surgery

Duration

Currently having Ovarian Cysts Surgery

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1

Stopped having Ovarian Cysts Surgery

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 26
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 6
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 5
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1 patient evaluation for Ovarian Cysts Surgery

Jun 1, 2001 (Started Jun 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for ovarian cyst)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: One time

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