6 doctors weighed in:
I've had a Bartholin's cyst. Should I expect to have more?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Christopher Powers
Obstetrics & Gynecology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Not necessarily
Bartholin's duct cysts are, as name implies, formed where the bartholin's duct exits the body at about 4 and 8 o'clock on the introitus ( vaginal opening).
As long as the gland at the origin of the duct continues to secrete lubrication, a blockage leading to cyst formation is possible. If treated, have your doctor marsupialize the cyst..

In brief: Not necessarily
Bartholin's duct cysts are, as name implies, formed where the bartholin's duct exits the body at about 4 and 8 o'clock on the introitus ( vaginal opening).
As long as the gland at the origin of the duct continues to secrete lubrication, a blockage leading to cyst formation is possible. If treated, have your doctor marsupialize the cyst..
Dr. Christopher Powers
Dr. Christopher Powers
Thank
Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine
In brief: Possibly
Once one has a bartholin cyst, the possibility of having another one is slightly greater.

In brief: Possibly
Once one has a bartholin cyst, the possibility of having another one is slightly greater.
Dr. Neeoo Chin
Dr. Neeoo Chin
Thank
Read more answers from doctors