5 - Gynae - The Ovary and its disorders - Ovarian Sx + Disorders of Ovarian Funciton Flashcards Preview

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1

ovarian masses are often ?
how detected ?
what is an ovarian cyst accident?

silent
when v large > distension or on USS

rupture of contents of ovarian cyst into peritoneal cavity causing acute presx for intense pain

2

which cysts esp give intense pain if ruptured?
peritoneal cavity haemorrhage occasionally so severe > ??

endometrioma or dermoid cyst
hypovolaemic shock

3

Torsion of the pedicle > ? of the ovary +/- the ? and gives women what Sx? what trt is needed and when?

infarction
tube
intense pain
urgent surgery and detorsion needed to save ovary

4

3 disorders of ovarian fx?

PCOS, prem menopause, problems of gonadal dev

5

PCOS - is it common? 3 main clinical features? 3 characteristics of usual cysts seen?

yes
subfertility, oligomenorrhea, hirsutism

cysts usually small, multiple, poorly dev follicles

6

Premature menopause - define?
problems of gonadal dev - most common condition? includes gonadal ?

LMP < 40y
turners
gonadal dysgenesis

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