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A 33-year-old female asked:

I was diagnosed with a bartholin's cyst yesterday. the gp drained it and said there is nothing to worry about. he has put me on antibiotics. why am i still feeling the lump where the cyst was? although i have no pain or any noticeable swelling..

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Bartholin's cyst: Because he drained the cyst, he didn't excise it. He removed much of the cyst's contents but the actual cyst is still there.
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