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Spontaneous healing of infected bartholin gland - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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Doctor :   Hi
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User :   hello i am wondering if a infected gland in a vaginal area will heal without drugs?
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It depends on the size and the symptoms that it produces
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Say a Bartholin gland is commonly infected
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in the vagina
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It can be cured with medicines
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if smaller in size
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Sometimes it requires draining
User :   it's small in size but is hurting me
User :   but i'm trying to avoid going to the doctors as i'm embarrased
Doctor :   you should not be embarrased for these common reason

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these glands enlarge in many women
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this is very common
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and you should take the help of the doctor
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Since it is hurting you I suggest you some medicines
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That will reduce the pain and the inflmmation produced by the enlargement of gland
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Sooner or later you may require a physical examination
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by the doctor

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