disorder, diagnosis, and treatment, including possible surgery if indicated
use of prescribed oral contraceptives, if indicated, including the drug name, dosage, and frequency and duration of administration
signs and symptoms of adverse effects of oral contraceptives, such as bleeding, chest pain, shortness of breath, and pain or swelling in the lower extremities
need for smoking cessation if using oral contraceptives
that functional cysts usually shrink over time and the practitioner may watch the cyst over 4 to 6 weeks; if the cyst remains unchanged, surgery may be needed
need to report increased menstrual bleeding or abdominal mass
importance of follow-up care, including observation and annual examinations.