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I had a large mucinous cystadenoma removed laproscopically at the end of Jan this year. I had no symptoms
with it - it was found during an u/s for my pregnancy. Now, 4 months later, I'm having pains in the area of the ovary that had the cyst. I'm worried that it's grown back. Does this type of cyst have a tendency to grow back? Could it have happened so quickly? Is it possible that the pain is scarring or adhesions? And finally, am I at an increased risk for a malignancy having had one of these cysts?
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