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How to treat a Bartholin's cyst abscess?

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Dr. Brian Enggano
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: I&D

Incision and drainage is the best way to treat a Bartholin's abscess.
This should be done by your gynecologist. It can be done in the office or at the hospital.

In brief: I&D

Incision and drainage is the best way to treat a Bartholin's abscess.
This should be done by your gynecologist. It can be done in the office or at the hospital.
Dr. Brian Enggano
Dr. Brian Enggano
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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine
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In brief: Antibiotics

If antibiotics do not work or the gland becomes infected again, then incision and drainage is appropriate.

In brief: Antibiotics

If antibiotics do not work or the gland becomes infected again, then incision and drainage is appropriate.
Dr. Gregory Hines
Dr. Gregory Hines
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