The female reproductive system is a thing of biological beauty. However, many women are prone to the common and painful condition, ovarian cysts. Dr. Oz reveals what you need to know about detecting and treating them.
- Urinary incontinence
- Pelvic pain
- Nausea and vomiting
- Regularly scheduled pelvic exams. If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms, your doctor may also choose to perform and ultrasound.
- Identify and monitor any changes in your monthly period, including duration, intensity of cramps and increased bleeding. Report these findings to your doctor.
- Birth control pills can help prevent occurrences of cysts because they regulate the release of hormones.