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Chocolate cyst with high level of ca 125

Patient: Hello doctor ,I have ca125 level as 108. And i have been diagnosed with chocolate cyst in right ovary

 

 

Symptoms: Lower abdominal pain

 

 

Doctor: Hi,Thanks for the query.I understand your concern.Elevated CA 125 levels can be seen in many conditions and end ometriosis is one of them.Endometriotic cyst or chocolate cyst of the ovary can occur due to endometriosis of the ovary.Treatment options vary from hormonal treatment to surgery.Depending on the size of the cyst and severity of symptoms management can be planned according to your doctor’s advice.Hope this helps.Take care.

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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