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Can a tampon cause a lump to form on the front of the vaginal wall?

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Dr. Mark Rausch
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
Bartholins Abscess: Patients with cysts may present with painless labial swelling. Abscesses may present spontaneously or after a painless cyst with the following symptoms: acute, painful unilateral labial swelling dyspareunia pain with walking and sitting sudden relief of pain followed by discharge (highly suggestive of spontaneous rupture) you need an evaluation urgently by a physician.
Last updated Sep 14, 2014

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