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can i get pregnant after removing a cyst from my ovary?

By Anonymous June 11, 2012 - 12:33pm
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I am 23 yrs old.I had an operation to remove an ovarian cyst when I was 12yrs old
and eversince I was 17 I'm trying to get pregnant and
Never succeed.do u think I can still have kids or is that it for me?

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Hello Anonymous,

Some ovarian cysts can be associated with decreased fertility, but it depends on the type of ovarian cyst that you had.

Functional cysts, cystadenomas and dermoid cysts are not associated with infertility. Your doctor is your best resource for questions about infertility.


Talk with your gynecologist, who will know from your medical history what type of cyst you had removed.

June 11, 2012 - 5:03pm
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