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Is vaginal cyst related to surgery?

Is vaginal cyst related to surgery?

Depends: If you had vaginal surgery and the cyst is around the stitch, but very unlikely. ...Read more

Cyst (Definition)

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


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Is it normal to have a vaginal cyst to appear after sex ?

Is it normal to have a vaginal cyst to appear after sex ?

No.: A vaginal cyst could be several different things: a sebaceous cyst, a bartholins gland abscess or swelling, sex shouldn't usually cause any swelling or cyst formation. Recommend warm compresses to the area 3-4 times a day, and watch for resolution. If not - see your gyn. ...Read more

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Can i prick a vaginal cyst?

Can i prick a vaginal cyst?

Would not do that: It can create a portal for infection. If there is any evidence of infection - please seek prompt medical eval. ...Read more

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Is it bad if a vaginal cyst pops?

Probably not: It is probably draining, which is a good thing. If there is pain or odor, you should get checked. ...Read more

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How can I know if this is a vaginal cyst?

Schedule an exam: This should be very easy for an Obgyn. Schedule a visit and your doctor can evaluate the area and determine if treatment is needed. ...Read more

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What is vaginal cyst? What is the cause of it ?

What is vaginal cyst? What is the cause of it ?

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

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Can a vaginal cyst cause a dark brown dishcharge?

Can a vaginal cyst cause a dark brown dishcharge?

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

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Is a vaginal lesion and vaginal cyst the same thing. ?

Is a vaginal lesion and vaginal cyst the same thing.  ?

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

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Whats a good home remedy for a vaginal cyst?

Whats a good home remedy for a vaginal cyst?

None: Vaginal cysts are atypical and usually indicate a fluid filled sac that is under the skin which usually requires surgery to remove them. If the cyst is more on the outside of the vagina around the opening then soaking in a warm tub with epsom salts, aveeno (oatmeal) bath or other products can help them drain on their own. ...Read more

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I have a vaginal cyst of about 1cm diameter. Can I still have intercourse?

I have a vaginal cyst of about 1cm diameter. Can I still have intercourse?

Yes: Unless it is painful,there is no problem with having intercourse with a 1 cm. vaginal cyst. If it is painful, it may be an abcess and require antibiotics and incision and drainage in which case you should wait until it has healed to resume intercourse. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I have been to 2 drs. But they see no cause. I have what appears to be a vaginal cyst and its located on my clit they said vaginitis but i dont think?

Trust your doctor: The doctors who have evaluated you could make a better diagnosis, if you have vaginitis you could develop cyst because inflammation could involve Bartholin glands and causes cyst formation. There are 2-3 other vaginal cysts which are not harmful. ...Read more

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Can a vaginal cyst make your period late?

Can a vaginal cyst make your period late?

Like a bartholin's: Cyst? Not likely. However, if you develop an infection - please seek prompt medical attention. ...Read more

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Was briefly diagnosed with a vaginal cyst, what can I do to keep the extreme pain away and is there any way i can treat it until i see a doctor?

Was briefly diagnosed with a vaginal cyst, what can I do to keep the extreme pain away and is there any way i can treat it until i see a doctor?

Compress: The only thing you can do is warm compresses to the area and trying a NSAID like iburprofen 800mg. Likely you will need the cyst to be drained in order for the pain to dissipate. Good luck and hope that the pain goes away quickly. ...Read more

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Had lg vaginal cyst rupture last night at no point did I have any pain. How long do I wait before sex &can that cause an infection if it's too soon?

Had lg vaginal cyst rupture last night at no point did I have any pain.  How long do I wait before sex &can that cause an infection if it's too soon?

Call the doc who: Diagnosed the cyst as that doc knows your situation, if u did not see a gyn u need to see one as it was probably a bartholin cyst , but if it was a bartholin abcess- cyst you need to get on antibiotics right away and needtot make sure no std caused the cyst so u need an exam and cultures and no intercorse until u see the gyn. ...Read more

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Is it normal or okay to get a vaginal cyst when my period is a couple of days away. I've been experiencing this 3-4 times now and all those times that?

Clarification needed: A true vaginal cyst is not common and normally unrelated to your cycle. You need to clarify exactly what you are seeing. ...Read more

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I think I have a vaginal cyst. Chances of having an STD with no symptoms?

I think I have a vaginal cyst. Chances of having an STD with no symptoms?

Vaginal Cyst?: I did not get your question right may be you have two questions first vaginal cyst needs to be examined to confirm the diagnosis secondly females can have certain stds without any symptoms check with your doctor or gynecologist. ...Read more