How to treat ovarian cyst?

One of the most common diseases in women is an ovarian cyst. This pathological formation in the tissues of the ovary, which is a fluid-filled tissue bag. As a rule, the disease is asymptomatic, for this reason it is diagnosed by chance during an ultrasound examination of the pelvic organs. Sometimes the manifestation of this disease can be a pressing feeling of fullness, aching pain in the lower abdomen, pain during intercourse, bloating and an increase in the abdomen, irregular periods. The causes of ovarian cysts, there are many. Before you figure out how to treat an ovarian cyst, you need to establish its appearance.

Types of cysts

The most common types are the corpus luteum cyst and follicular cyst. They are easily treatable. In addition, there are the following types of cysts:

  • endometrial cyst
  • dermoid cyst
  • mucinous cyst
  • paraovarian cyst

Yellow body cyst

It arises,when, after ovulation, instead of filling the cells of the corpus luteum, the follicle increases, its walls begin to thicken, after which it is filled with a liquid having a yellow color. Typically, the diameter of such a cyst does not exceed 6-8 cm. This type of cyst does not cause symptoms. In most cases, the reverse development of a cyst is possible, which occurs within 2-3 months. Surgical intervention is carried out only in the case of a large size of the cyst, with the twisting of the leg or rupture. Recently, the reduction of the walls of the cyst, resection of the ovary, as well as its shelling is carried out during laparoscopy. Cyst of the corpus luteum, as a rule, may appear in the middle of the cycle, in the absence of ovulation. Usually she leaves after her period passes.

Follicular cyst

It occurs in young women and in girls during puberty, when follicular fluid accumulates in a non-uvulatory ovary. The diameter of such a cyst does not exceed 8 cm. With a diameter of 4-6 cm, a follicular cyst usually does not manifest clinically. How to treat ovarian cyst of this type? Her treatment is possible with the use of estrogen-progestin oral contraceptives for 2-3 months.

Steam cyst

Most common in women under the age of 30 years. Such a cyst is a thin-walled single-chamber formation with a clear liquid. This type of cyst is sedentary and slowly growing. Clinically parovarial cyst does not manifest itself. Its diagnosis is possible with a two-handed gynecological examination, as well as using ultrasound. Such a cyst is treated promptly using laparoscopic access. It is also possible to use laparotomy.

Dermoid cyst

This is a benign tumor that consists of various types of tissue. They are enclosed in a slimy mass and covered with a thick thick-walled capsule. Most often, this type of tumor is found in young women and girls during puberty. It does not reach the big sizes and slowly grows. Quite often, the legs of the cyst can be twisted. It causes severe pain. In this case, surgical treatment is performed, leaving healthy ovarian tissue. This type of cyst has a favorable prognosis for treatment. A dermoid cyst, as well as an endometrial cyst, and a mucous cyst are much less common.They always require mandatory surgical intervention.

Treatment of folk remedies

Treating folk remedies can basically only functional cysts: follicular and cysts of the corpus luteum. They are amenable to drug treatment. In the case when cysts do not disappear after 2-3 months after drug treatment, they should be surgically removed. In order to enhance the effect of drug treatment, it can be supplemented, and begin to heal with folk remedies. An ovarian cyst can then disappear much faster, and surgery will not be necessary.

Tincture of raisins

Take 300 g of raisins, fill it with 500 ml of vodka and leave in a warm, dark place for 15 days. Take this tincture you need 3 times a day before meals and 1 tbsp. After 30 days of this treatment, the cyst may disappear.

Acacia flowers

You must pour 500 ml of vodka 4 tbsp. flowers of acacia. Then the prepared solution should be infused for a week and drink 3 times a day and 1 tbsp. The course of treatment is 1 month.

Wormwood Compresses

For making compresses, you need to pour a small amount of wormwood with a small amount of boiling water. After 3 minutes, folded grass should be folded into gauze, then cooled to a warm state and put a compress for 2 hours on the lower abdomen.Such treatment should be carried out every evening for 1 month.