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  1. Office management of ovarian cysts.

    Article - En anglais

    Ovarian cysts are detected in female patients of all ages.

    The patient's age, the size of the cyst, and the ultrasound appearance are helpful in determining which ovarian cysts necessitate observation and which necessitate surgical excision.

    The cancer antigen 125 level alone does not help to distinguish between benign and malignant ovarian cysts.

    The combination of benign findings on pelvic examination, a benign ultrasound appearance, and a cancer antigen 125 level within normal limits indicates a benign origin in practically all cases.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Kyste, Ovaire, Epidémiologie, Incidence, Critère âge, Etiopathogénie, Imagerie ultrasonore, Evaluation, Enquête publique, Article synthèse, Femelle, Homme, Appareil génital femelle pathologie, Ovaire pathologie, Tumeur bénigne, Education santé, Radiodiagnostic

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Cyst, Ovary, Epidemiology, Incidence, Age criterion, Etiopathogenesis, Ultrasound imaging, Evaluation, Public inquiry, Review, Female, Human, Female genital diseases, Ovarian diseases, Benign neoplasm, Health education, Radiodiagnosis

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 97-0381174

    Code Inist : 002B20C02. Création : 12/09/1997.