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Fans Flood Vicky Pattison With Support After Doctors Find 4cm Cyst On Her Ovaries

Lucy Devine

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Fans Flood Vicky Pattison With Support After Doctors Find 4cm Cyst On Her Ovaries

Featured Image Credit: Vicky Pattison/Instagram

Fans have been flooding Vicky Pattison with support after she opened up about 'abnormalities' on her ovaries.

The former Geordie Shore star revealed that she had undergone some investigations - after suffering with painful periods - and that doctors had discovered a 4cm cyst.

Vicky, 34, explained: "As you guys know I have been struggling with my periods for a while and last week I went to the doctors in the hopes of finally getting some answers.

Vicky opened up on Instagram (Vicky Pattison/Instagram)
Vicky opened up on Instagram (Vicky Pattison/Instagram)

"After a consultation with a GP, some blood tests and an ultrasound - they discovered some abnormalities on my ovaries - in particular a 4cm sized cyst on the left one - which is most probably why my periods are so painful 🥺.

"On one hand I am super pleased I finally have some answers - I was starting to feel like I was going crazy, I almost convinced myself I was just some weak b***h who couldn’t handle her f**king period when every other woman seemed to be able to - but now I know - I somehow feel as though my whinging was justified 😂."

Vicky discussed her doctor's appointment with followers (Credit: Vicky Pattison/Instagram)
Vicky discussed her doctor's appointment with followers (Credit: Vicky Pattison/Instagram)

Vicky went on to explain she was shocked by the diagnosis.

"But on the other hand, this isn’t information I was expecting - I had prepared myself to maybe hear that I was suffering from PMDD or something and I thought I had braced myself for the worst but this just hadn’t even occurred to me and understandable last week I felt a little overwhelmed - which is why it’s taken me so long to share this," she continued.

Vicky went on to explain she has since had a call with her doctor, who wants to keep an eye on the cyst and schedule regular scans to monitor its progress.

Vicky thanked fans for their support (Credit: Vicky Pattison/Instagram)
Vicky thanked fans for their support (Credit: Vicky Pattison/Instagram)

And fans and followers were quick to offer support, with one writing: "Sending you so much love you strong woman! ❤️"

While another said: "Oh hon. I’m so sorry you’re navigating this. And I’m sending you love."

And a third added: "Sending you so much love and good energy."

"Sending lots of love ❤ 💖 💕 xxxx Postitivity cures and creates miracles," wrote another.

You got this Vicky!

Topics: Celebrity, Health

Lucy Devine
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