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A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
No.: A lesion is a sore, wound, scar or cut, normally, but it could include any new or different change. A vaginal cyst if new or changes would be a type of lesion. See http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=4135 ...Read more
Several types: There are several types of vaginal cysts. One type arises from an incision or tearing (such as for delivery of a baby) and is called an inclusion cyst. Another type is a remnant of structures that are present near the vagina during embryo development. Yet another can be related to skin structures (such as a sebaceous cyst). It is uncommon for these cysts to be cancerous. ...Read more
Not usually: Most vaginal cysts are benign and were present at birth. They rarely cause any symptoms, unless they get very large. Brown discharge is usually old blood that comes from the cervix or uterus. While bleeding from the cervix or uterus is usually not a problem, it can be a sign of serious problems and you should probably see a women's health specialist for evaluation. ...Read more
Cant: You can not prevent a vaginal cyst. If it arises again then see an obgyn. ...Read more
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