{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Management of Simple Ovarian Cysts - Vol. 43, No. 9

Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Define the criteria for diagnosis of a simple cyst and the risk of malignancy in pre- and postmenopausal patients.
  2. Explain the circumstances for which a CA 125 level may be helpful in diagnosing and managing patients with simple ovarian cysts on imaging.
  3. Describe the various management options and formulate a strategy for managing patients with simple ovarian cysts.
Price: $49.00


  • ACCME 2.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: PGO0623
Published: June 30, 2023
Expires: 6/29/2025
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Olivia B. Chafitz, MD, Anat Chemerinski, MD, and Peter McGovern, MD
Categories: Gynecological , Obstetrical
Specialties: Gynecology, OB/GYN
Topics: Ovarian Cysts