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Septa (septation) in cysts.
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Septa (septation) in cysts.

Is it bad to have a clear fluid filled cyst with a septation in it. What exactly is a septa? Like a wall?


Have other poeple had these?
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Yes, my mass had numerous septations. The term does mean 'walls' or 'separations.' They are not necessarily a sign of malignancy. My mass was huge, but benign.
Good luck!
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My cyst also had a septation, which was benign.  I was also concerned when the doctor told me about the septation, but things worked out just fine for me, and I am sure they will for you also.  Kasie
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