Tuesday, October 27

Tag: Ovarian Cyst

32kg Ovarian Cyst Removed From A 24-yr-old Woman
health

32kg Ovarian Cyst Removed From A 24-yr-old Woman

A record of 32kg ovarian Cyst was removed from a 24-yr-old woman in Mexico City, which grew over an 11-month period, from her body. In the event which happened in 2017, The doctors said the cyst was the "largest ovarian cyst ever to be removed whole without draining it first or spilling it." A doctor said, "This is the biggest cyst I have operated on, it was so large that it took up 95% of the patient’s abdomen. It’s really rare to operate on a cyst this big, it measured half a metre in diameter and the circumference was 157 cm." Scans revealed an ovarian cyst that swelled over 11 months to a whopping 73 pounds — equal to a 10-year-old child. More than six months later, the woman can walk again and lives a normal life.