What Causes Ovarian Cysts?
To successfully treat and prevent recurrence of ovarian cysts we need to understand and — if possible — remove the underlying causes and risk factors.
We need to ask: "What else is going on inside the body that might allow ovarian cysts to develop?"
Accurate diagnosis of the factors behind ovarian cysts consists of three steps:
Step 1: List the Possible Causative Factors
Identify all disease conditions, lifestyle choices and environmental risk factors that can lead to ovarian cysts. Here are two possibilities:
- Food Allergies
- Liver Congestion
Step 2: Build a Symptom Checklist
Identify all possible symptoms and risk factors of each possible cause, and check the ones that apply:
rapid pulse rate
negative reaction to coffee
breast soreness during cycle
severe tongue swelling
bitter taste in mouth
pain medication use
bags under eyes
rotten egg burps
... and more than 60 others
Step 3: Rule Out or Confirm each Possible Cause
A differential diagnosis of your symptoms and risk factors finds the likely cause of ovarian cysts:
* This is a simple example to illustrate the process
Arriving at a Correct Diagnosis
is our online diagnosis tool that learns all about you through a straightforward process of multi-level questioning, providing diagnosis at the end.
In the Reproductive Symptoms
section of the questionnaire, The Analyst™
will ask the following question about ovarian cysts:
Have you had ovarian cysts?
→ Never had one / don't know
→ Probably had one/minor episode(s) now resolved,
→ Major episode(s) now resolved
→ Current minor problem
→ Current major problem
Based on your response to this question, which may indicate either history of ovarian cysts or ovarian cysts, The Analyst™
will consider possibilities such as: