This forum is for questions and support regarding ovarian cancer issues, such as: Biopsy, Chemotherapy, Clinical Trials, Genetics, Hysterectomy, Immunotherapy, Ovarian Cancer Types, Radiation Therapy, Risk Factors, Screening, Staging, Surgery.
Doppler signal and color flow noted in both ovaries
I am 41 years old and have been recently diagnosed with a complex cystic mass with the right ovary 3.6 cm and a solid lesion mass assoicated withthe left ovary measuring 1.8 cm. What does the presence of a Doppler signal and Color Flow indicate in the types of mass that I have? Does the presence increase the probability of malignancy? I will have a repeat ultrasound this week.
moist cysts are benign.
Doppler flow has to do with blood supply. The cyst has some blood flow within it. That does not mean it is malignant. A repeat ultrasound in 2 to 3 months is appropriate
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.