Ovarian cyst gaining weight?

Patient : I've had an ovarian cyst since last month. it ruptured causing agonizing pain, and I have pain this month as well, with excruciating pain. Also my stomach is really big for some reason. is that normal? I wanted to know am I gaining fat, or it's liquid retention? also do these cysts ever disappear without birth control pills and does it affect fertility? thanks
Symptoms:  Pain on lower abdomen
Doctor :   Thank you for writing to us. The answer to all your questions is yes or maybe. It is possible that a person with ovar ian cyst has fluid in the stomach and also the changes in the hormones will cause obesity. These cysts can disappear without using birth control pills. But, I really recommend that you take the Birth control pills as they will help you recover quickly. I believe that what you are talking about is Polycystic ovarian syndrome. Here are a few more symptoms in this: Cysts in the ovaries Obesity Hirsutism Irregular periods Insulin resistance I hope this helps you. See a Doctor if you do not feel better. Hope this helps.

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