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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
I had a bartholin cyst two years ago and popped on its own causing a loose skin thats become edema after vulvar cyst surgery. Please any advise. Thank?
See your gyn: Masses or lumps on the labia can be caused by many things: infected sweat glands, infected hair follicles, blocked oil glands, blocked bartholin glands. If you are having pain, you need to be checked out by your doctor. Most of these problems can be taken care of without much difficulty, but you should be seen to establish a diagnosis. ...Read more
Got told i could possibly have Bartholin's cysts their was only one now i have a group at the entrance to my vulva what do i do they are now their itchy?
Not Bartholin's: If there is a group of cysts at the entrance then this is not a Bartholin's which is only one cyst. ...Read more
I have 2 painless, small, dark black patches in vulva, inside old Bartholin's cyst scar. They are def new. I'm 31 what could cause this?
Black Vulvar patches: Anytime a dermatologist here's the word black from a patient about a skin lesion, we get nervous. It is critical that you consult your doctor about these patches immediately. While there are many possible diagnoses, one would want to ensure that these are not potential malignancies. There are many other diagnoses for this too. ...Read more
Tested neg @ 6 weeks exposure herpes. Thick yellowy discharge, 2 cysts that cause pain when they were emerging on either side of vulva, below clit.Help?
Culture: Sometimes it takes awhile for body to make antibodies to hsv (herpes). If you have these lesions, the next good step would be to get a culture done of the cysts.... That will provide you with a definitive answer. Yellow discharge could also be tested at the time for other sources of infection like yeast or bacteria. Best of luck! ...Read more
I have what I think is a sebaceous cyst on my vulva. It's small, round, and painless. Should I be concerned or do anything about it?
I have a five year old daughter who was recently diagnosed with a ssebaceous cyst on the outer part of her vulva. Should we get a biopsy to make sure?
How do I pop a bartholian cyst, it hurts I have a painful vaginal cyst about the size of a grape on rt mid - lower inner vulva
Avoid sharp objects!: I recommend applying warm compresses to the area for 10-15 minutes, several times a day. A bartholin's gland cyst or abscess is a little deep for 'popping' and you may make it worse. If it doesn't drain spontaneously, your ob/gyn can do an incision & drainage in the office, and/or (esp if it comes back) a procedure called a marsupialization to prevent recurrences. ...Read more
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