Since it is very common for women to have ovarian cysts, you need to be familiar with the signs and symptoms of ruptured ovarian cysts.
Sharp, constant pain in the pelvic area accompanied by bleeding is common sign of a ruptured ovarian cyst. Aside from pain and bleeding, there can be discomfort in the abdomen, irregularities in menstruation, and other more vague symptoms.
Each month women go through a cycle in which the ovaries grow follicles. These follicles release the egg and trigger the release of hormones start the cycle over again.
Problems arise when there is an abnormal growth. The follicle that forms the ovary may not open properly and become filled with fluid or turn into a mass. Since the hormones that trigger the cycle to stop never happens the follicle continues to fill with fluid and eventually bursts.
The most common symptoms of ruptured ovarian cysts are:
* Irregular menstrual period
* Pain in the pelvis or vaginal areas
* Pain in the lower back and or thighs
* Pain during or at the start of intercourse
* Nausea or vomiting
* Increased urination or inability to empty the bladder
* Pain during bowel movements
What most doctors and the medical community do not tell you is the underlying cause of ruptured ovarian cysts. As you know, hormonal imbalances in the body can wreak havoc and cause all sorts of problems and cyst ovaries is one of these problems.
Since this all boils down to a hormonal imbalance it is important for you to learn all that you can about the things that you can do to bring your system back into balance.
Stress can be a major factor with hormonal problems. Herbal teas and yoga exercises are just a couple of the things that you can do to relieve stress and restore balance in your life.
High amounts of sugar in the system will cause hormonal imbalances. Cut back on your sugar intake and steer away from processed foods.
Some toxins actually act like hormones in your system and can disrupt your body’s natural rhythms. Detoxify your body as soon as possible. Cleaning your colon, your liver and other organs will eliminate dangerous toxins from your body.
Recurring problems with ruptured ovarian cysts can lead to problems that are more serious over time. Surgery will not keep them from coming back and birth control pills only cover up the underlying issues of hormonal imbalance.