Can Ovarian Cysts Be Prevented?

Read Transcript

Ovarian cysts really technically cannot be prevented. Remember born with five million of them by the time we get our first period we have 250,000. So you already born with all your ovarian cysts, that you are going to use in your lifetime, however you can prevent any type of birth control whether will be a pill, a ring, or an injection can stop ovulation from happening and that means that it will stop the ovarian cysts for one, specific ovarian cyst from growing, thus reducing your pain, but remember all those ovarian cysts will still be there and they won't really dissolve, so that's the only way to prevent ovarian cysts from happening.