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Possible cyst, only one symptom though.....
Hi there.  I have been googling and googling and can't really find a good answer to my concern.  I have been having a very, very dull pain in or near my left ovary.  I actually wouldn't even call it pain, more like a pulling and sometimes it's a mild burn.  Sometimes I feel it closer to the side of my "V" also and sometimes it's worse than others, even having a day or two without feeling it, sometimes feeling it in certain positions.  It's not ovulation as it has been happening almost daily for 1 1/2 month.  I always have painful ovulation but when I had it on that side, last month, it was more painful than usual.  This started a week before my period, the one before last, and that month I ovulated on the other side.  I am pretty certain I have endo. as my mother had it horribly and I get those wonderful stabbing pains during my period.  Strangely, the last 2 periods I did not have them, however I had this ovary problem.  I remember a while back I had this similar feeling but it went away after my period, so I was hoping this would as well.  The thing is, I have none of the other symptoms I am reading about regarding cysts and also ovarian cancer, just this annoying twinge.  This month when I ovulated on the other side, I'm sure I had a cyst as I could feel it rupture during the night.  I would really appreciate if anyone could tell me if this sounds like a cyst, or endo, or cancer???? I'm worried but for some reason can't get the guts to call the dr.  I have no insurance either so I was hoping it would just go away.  Thanks in advance!
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It could be ovarian or endo. I have a cyst on my left ovary that they are just watching.  It has been there since Aug 2nd.  So it is ok to do a wait and see if the pain isn't unbearable. My pain is sometimes worse than others.  My cyst actually did shrink in 4 weeks time. I am being followed with vaginal ultrasounds to keep an eye on it. Hope this is helpful.
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Thank you for your response.  Could you tell me if you just have pain only or do you have other symptoms?  Just curious as I don't have anyone to ask about this.  Also, would you know if ovarian cancer would only cause this one symptom I am having?  I thought if I would be having this symptom from it then I would also be getting the other symptoms as well. I am 37 so I am still in the younger range for having that cancer, however, I know it is still possible.  Did you notice the pain going away over the 4 weeks that your cyst shrunk?  I started taking **** Qaui on Sunday and I don't notice the feeling as much, but maybe that's all in my head too lol. Thanks again
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