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A 33-year-old member asked:

How much time does it take for a bartholin's cyst to heal?

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Dr. Elvia Greathouse
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Bartholin's: It depends? Was it infected? Drained? Did you have a catheter? Sometimes they never resolve, and other times, they resolve spontaneously over time. So that is a difficult question to answer without further information.
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A 49-year-old member asked:

How much time does a Bartholin's cyst last?

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Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Highly Variable: Bartholin Gland cysts tend to come and go. Sometimes they get large and have to b drained. In rare cases surgery is needed to remove the entire gland. Try soaking the area in hotish water several times a day and see if that helps. If not, you need to see a gyn. Best wishes!
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Last updated Oct 26, 2018

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