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Bartholin cyst or abscess

Bartholin cyst or abscess

Overview

Bartholin glands are found on each side of the vaginal opening. A Bartholin cyst is a buildup of fluid that occurs if the opening of the gland is blocked. A Bartholin abscess may occur if the cyst fluid becomes infected. The Bartholin cyst or abscess appears as a lump or swelling on the side of the vaginal opening.

Review Date 4/3/2020 12:00:00 AM

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