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Pelvic Mass...

 

Pelvic mass may be due to:

 

Fibroids

 

Ovarian cyst

 

Urinary retention Repair of recurrent prolapse

 

Pelvic Abscess

 

Ectopic pregnancy


Diagnosis

 

A pelvic mass is found during a routine pelvic exam. When a pelvic mass is detected some of the following investigations are carried out. These investigations are important to make decisions about future treatment. These include:

 

Laparoscopy: A surgical procedure that allows a doctor to look directly inside the body.

 

Blood tests (CA125): Tests to measure substances in the blood and help confirm the diagnosis. Repair of recurrent prolapse


Treatment

 

This depends on the clinical and ultrasound findings.

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