There are different problems which women have to face during her life. Fibroid and ovarian cysts can be considered as two most common female problems. Ovarian cyst in Singapore can be treated by the experts. These tumors and sac filled pockets are painful for women who have these problems. They can occur near women ovary. Even the term ‘tumor’, which just means a growth and does not indicate whether

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it is begining (non-cancerous) or a cancer, can be confusing.

What Are Ovarian Cysts?

Ovarian cysts are fluid-filled cavities within the ovary that may develop as part of the follicle which forms monthly with the developing egg. After ovulation the follicle becomes a corpus luteum which makes progesterone. Either a follicle or a corpus luteum can form a cyst (follicular or corpus luteum cysts). There also are benign (non-cancerous) and rarely (cancerous) cysts which can form in the ovary.
What Are Ovarian Cyst Symptoms?

  • pelvic pain
  • pelvic pressure
  • abdominal enlargement
  • bowel or bladder symptoms


Treatment For Ovarian Cysts

  • Watch and wait; the cyst may go away without treatment
  • If surgical intervention is needed,
  • The cyst can be removed laparoscopically in a procedure called cystectomy
  • ovary can be surgically removed by oophorectomy

Uterine Fibroids

These are not like cyst because a fibroid is generally referred as a “meat” or “muscle” tumor. This is because the growth arises from the smooth muscles of the uterus.Fibroids, also known as uterine leiomyomas, are non-cancerous tumors arising from the myometrium (smooth muscle layer) of the uterus.

If you are looking for gynecologist for the treatment of ovarian cysts in Singapore or uterine fibroids in Singapore then visit JoyClinicfor your complete check up. Drop us message or give us a call to get appointment with us.