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Can a guy get an infection from a girl with a Bartholin's cyst infection?

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Possible but unlikel

The bacteria that inhabit an i feted bartholin's cyst are unlikely to cause an infection in a sexual partner unless there is a break in the skin and is far less likely than traditional sexually transmitted diseases such as hiv, herpes, clamydia, syphilis, etc.

In brief: Possible but unlikel

The bacteria that inhabit an i feted bartholin's cyst are unlikely to cause an infection in a sexual partner unless there is a break in the skin and is far less likely than traditional sexually transmitted diseases such as hiv, herpes, clamydia, syphilis, etc.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Infection

If the cyst is draining an infection is possible.

In brief: Infection

If the cyst is draining an infection is possible.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Dr. Oscar Novick
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Dr. Otto Placik
But not as likely as a traditional sexually transmitted diseases.
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