Flank Pain & Ovarian Cysts?

Answer Many women will develop ovarian cysts and not know it because they rarely cause noticeable symptoms. Some cysts can cause adverse health affects, including kidney infections that can lead to flank ... Read More »

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Is There a Link Between Migraine Headaches & Ovarian Cysts?

Migraine headaches are recurring severe headaches that may include symptoms such as light or sound sensitivity, nausea and vomiting. Although some migraines occur in association with menstruation, ... Read More »

Signs, Symptoms & Treatment of Ovarian Cysts With Torsion?

The ovaries are one of the most important parts of the female reproductive system. Unfortunately, fluid-filled sacs called cysts can develop on them. These cysts usually are harmless, but they can ... Read More »

Is there a link between migraine headaches&ovarian cysts?

Ovarian cysts are fluid-filled sacs that are a normal part of a woman's menstrual cycle, according to gynecologist Dr. Judith Reichman. But usually they are small and go away after the cycle ends. ... Read More »

Does taking birth control cause ovarian cysts?

Birth control does not cause the formation of ovarian cysts, but rather prevents them from forming in many cases. Harmless cysts known as "functional cysts" can be prevented using birth control. An... Read More »