What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?

Ovarian Cysts

Ovarian cysts are benign,

Ovarian cysts may exhibit no

Massage is locally contraindi-

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fluid-filled growths on the

symptoms, or they may cause a

cated for diagnosed ovarian



change in the menstrual cycle.




Also possible are constant pain in




the pelvis, pain with intercourse,




or symptoms similar to early




pregnancy: nausea, vomiting,




and breast tenderness.



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