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What can cause ovarian pain?

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A number of different conditions, from cysts to tumors, can cause ovarian pain.

SOURCES:

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services: "Endometriosis."

CDC: "Pelvic Inflammatory Disease."

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: "Pelvic Pain."

"Ovary." Katz, VL, Lentz, GM, Lobo, RA, Gershenson, DM. . 5th ed. Mosby Elsevier, 2007. Comprehensive Gynecology

Reviewed by Nivin Todd on October 17, 2018

SOURCES:

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services: "Endometriosis."

CDC: "Pelvic Inflammatory Disease."

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: "Pelvic Pain."

"Ovary." Katz, VL, Lentz, GM, Lobo, RA, Gershenson, DM. . 5th ed. Mosby Elsevier, 2007. Comprehensive Gynecology

Reviewed by Nivin Todd on October 17, 2018

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