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Leaking Bartholin's Gland
Bartholin gland cysts drained at hopistal they swab the fluid do they send that in for testing and what would they be testing for? 14 days ago
For the past 2 months I have been getting "more horny without any reasons" & ended with a Bartholin gland cyst for 2 weeks which was just removed. Why?
My right submandillar gland has been swollen for about a month now, what that mean? I had a couple of cyst near my bartholin gland but they went away
10 years, multiple bartholin gland cysts on both sides. Left is now constantly secreting clear sticky fluid. What is happening? I've never seen this.
Lubrication: Bartholin's glands are located to either side of the opening of the vagina. They are normally small pea sized glands that secrete a fluid for lubrication of the vagina. If they become inflamed they can enlarge and become problematic. ...Read more
I'm 20 years old and I have a cyst in the inside of my mons pubis. How do I cure it? I've also been dealing with Bartholin Gland cysts for about two years, and I don't know how to cure neither one. I don't have insurance so I was wondering was there a wa
2 different issues: A Bartholin’s cyst does not require any treatment until it becomes infected. People can live with them for years and years. The mons cyst needs a diagnosis. An Obgyn needs to see it to determine what it is and what might be causing it before we can offer any suggestions. If the mons cyst if visible clearly then consider a virtual visit for a preliminary analysis ...Read more
Bartholin gland cysts Drained and swab and the culture came back fine does that mean I am also chalmdyia and other STD free?
How do I get ride of a bartholin gland cyst? I tried popping it and this yellow thin liquid came out and it started hurting so I stopped, I don't want to go to the doctor because I don't feel comfortable having someone looking at my privates
Bartholin Cyst: Needs to be seen, opened, drained and a catheter placed to complete the drainage and help with proper healing so it doesn't reoccur. Find someone who you can be comfortable with. These are professionals who look at your problem, not you. All the best. Keep the area clean in the shower 1-2 times a day. Your doctor may also choose to put you on an antibiotic. ...Read more
I have diabetes and therefor I have recurring yeast infections, can that cause a bartholin gland cyst abscess?
Bartholin Gland: They are small pea sized glands located at 5 and 7 o'clock. They help with vaginal lubrication during intercourse. They have the propensity to get infected. ...Read more
Recurrence or scar: These are the two most common outcomes of bartholin's gland cyst removal. ...Read more
After MD re-exam: You must go back to the MD to be certain that the gland cyst is not infected and completely resolved. ...Read more
If located at:
Posterior area of vaginal opening, on right or left side.
Could be Bartholin's gland problem. ...Read more
First a male will not have Bartholin's cyst it is a female problem
second and excused my ignorance what is tanga for male? ...Read more
Bartholin cyst: The Bartholin's glands produce mucous moisture substance and is located at the left and right entrance to the vagina. When the duct that allows the secretions to exit gets plugged or obstructed, then the gland can get enlarged and painful. If it is greater than 2.5 cm in size it can be treated with gentle compresses. If larger and more painful then surgical incision and drainage is indicated. ...Read more
Unlikely!: Inflamed and blocked Bartholin's cysts are almost never caused by stds. ...Read more
Let me explain: They secrete mucus to lubricate the vagina and are homologous to bulbourethral glands in males. However, while bartholin's glands are located in the superficial perineal pouch in females, bulbourethral glands are located in the deep perineal pouch in males. ...Read more
It drains: It should be cultured as it may be infected or sterile and you may need antibiotics, usually if you have a barth cyst, you want it drained before it ruptures, you should go see your gyn or go to the er to be checked. ...Read more
Sitz baths: Sitz baths and moderate pressure to the affected area can help it evacuate. It will be painful, however, to squeeze it, but if you are up to it, then try it. ...Read more
See your doctor: Infected Bartholin's Gland cysts can be extremely uncomfortable, at times creating a need for ER visit. This type of infection usually needs to be drained to effectively get rid of the pus buildup. Antibiotics are usually prescribed as well. Women may also need pain medication to get through this. ...Read more
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An infection: Usually has a bad odor.Get a more detailed answer ›
Bartholins Duct Cyst: If you have recurrence of the same cyst I would suggest a procedure called marsupialization the cyst. Discuss this with your FP or GYN. ...Read more
I have excessive vaginal wetness. I wear at least two panty liners a day. It's there such a condition as an overactive Bartholin's gland?
Sort of: Vaginal secretions come from the Bartholin's gland and many places in the vagina. If abnormal causes of vaginal discharge are excluded, but there is a lot of vaginal discharge, the term is "physiologic leukorrhea". This can be due to changes in diet, sexual activity, medication stress etc. Its always best to see your gyn and have it checked out before deciding its normal. Best wishes! ...Read more
Probably not: The pelvic muscles are located deeper in the tissues of the labia than the Bartholin's gland - so a problem with the muscles is not likely to affect the Bartholin's gland or ducts. ...Read more