Complete a detailed examination to ensure that the education is really a follicular cyst. To exclude more serious diagnoses it is necessary to conduct ultrasound examination and blood analysis. Moreover, in addition to the General analysis requires the analyses on hormones, a follicular cyst occurs due to hormonal disturbances. Very often, doctors are reinsured and offer to donate blood for tumor markers. Do not be afraid, and refuse analysis. Its a good result will take away bad thoughts, and if indicators are still alarming, timely diagnosis and treatment will not start the disease.
Refer to the gynecologist to take a decision about the necessity of treatment. The fact that follicular cysts very often resolve on their own, therefore many doctors prefer not to treat education. And very often expectant management are justified. But this does not exclude dynamic observation. Monthly 5-7 day of the menstrual cycle, you will need to undergo ultrasound examination. If the cyst will gradually decrease, it makes sense to wait for the final recourse, but if education does not change its size, it is better to change the wait-and-see tactics in action.
If a blood test shows a violation of hormonal background, the gynecologist will recommend the administration of oral contraceptives. A small dose of hormones contained in birth control pills suppress ovulation and prevent formation of new cysts. In addition to this, medication will help reduce existing follicular formation.
If the tests show the presence of inflammation, it will be necessary to conduct therapy aimed at its elimination. In most cases, local treatment, but in cysts of large size may be assigned oral antibiotics.
If the effect of the treatment is not seen within three months, shows the surgical removal of follicular cysts. As a rule, in this case, is performed laparoscopic surgery. Do not be afraid of such drastic measures. Cyst rupture, which can occur in the absence of treatment, is much more dangerous surgery.
Treatment of ovarian cysts depends on their causes, dimensions, dynamics of development and the age of the woman. As mentioned above, in most cases, functional cysts in young women require no treatment. Even if you decided to use traditional methods of treatment of ovarian cysts, be sure to discuss this decision with your doctor.
Treatment of cysts with medication prescribed for the cysts luteum and follicular cyst. Basically, in this case, help hormonal contraceptives, which are involved in the process of resorption of the tumor. But if You want to achieve a stable effect, use infusions have a year or more. But, before you can treat the cyst with folk remedies, consult a doctor.