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What causes an infected Bartholin's gland in the labia minor?

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Dr. James Mirabile
Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Infected gland

An infected bartholin's gland can be caused by many different bacteria.
These can result is severe pain if left untreated till the cystic structure can enlarge greatly.

In brief: Infected gland

An infected bartholin's gland can be caused by many different bacteria.
These can result is severe pain if left untreated till the cystic structure can enlarge greatly.
Dr. James Mirabile
Dr. James Mirabile
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Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Urogynecology

In brief: Bartholins infection

Infection in the bartholin's gland is most often the result of bacteria being trapped inside the gland do to a blocked duct.
Infections are usually very painful and consistent with an abscess, whereas bartholin's cyst are generally not painful.

In brief: Bartholins infection

Infection in the bartholin's gland is most often the result of bacteria being trapped inside the gland do to a blocked duct.
Infections are usually very painful and consistent with an abscess, whereas bartholin's cyst are generally not painful.
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
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