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Treatment for Bartholin gland - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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User :   i feel lumpiness ... i think in my clitoris, or inside-inside lips.. and i cannot remember if they've always been there or not. is this normal.
Doctor :   hi
User :   Hallo
Doctor :   please describe your symptoms in detail
User :   on the inside of the vulva, i suppose the lips, i would infrequently get a pimple.
User :   however now latley i have noticed it feeling like there are much much more, on this inside of the tissue...
Doctor :   ok. does this itch or pain?
User :   and i really cannot remember if it always felt like it - or i just didn't notice.
User :   no - no pain... just feels lumpy.
Doctor :   do these give you foul smell?
User :   i have this parranoid idea it's filled with cochroach eggs (yes i know its not) no smell
User :   i had a baby 10 months ago.
User :   but cannot remember similar with my 1st born
Doctor :   ok. if these are small lumps and looking whitish, they can be blocked Bartholin glands
Doctor :   have you got them examined anytime?
User :   it's not swolen or discomfort or anything... i just noticed and cannot rmember being like that.. and if something i should have a Dr look at
User :   no not yet
User :   i am shy to go to a dr to look at - that why iam am grateful for this online site...
Doctor :   you need an examination done by a gynecologist or your obstetrician to make it is benign such as Bartholin gland block which can be easily rectified
Doctor :   go ahead with getting an examination done to know the exact size and extent of the lumps along with the source from where they are arising
User :   and if it can be rectified - how would that be accomplished?
Doctor :   since I am not examining you personally, these details will not be clear
User :   or rather what typically would probably be the route taken... i mean surgery or creams...
User :   i am just asking persay.. i know you are not examining me or can be hold for what you said.... I am jsut trying to get a feel for what i could be up against.
Doctor :   it would depend on the cause, if it is due to infection and inflammation, then it will be with oral and topical medications use
User :   please can you tell me - are there any know cancers of this area?
Doctor :   if it is definitely a separate lump or something like cyst, then minor operation to remove them if they are too bothersome and affecting daily activities.
Doctor :   usually cancer will take longer time to appear and with lots of symptoms, mainly with foul smell, weight loss, pain and bleeding with intercourse, affecting daily activities
User :   ah ok.
User :   ok thank you very much for your help
Doctor :   is there anything else you would like to ask me?
User :   no i am fine, thank you. Where are you based ... (this service i mean?)
Doctor :   have you followed what I have said uptil now?
User :   yes understood 100%
Doctor :   I am based in Bangalore.
User :   is this a world wide ..everybody based everywhere service. or just from Bangalore?
Doctor :   it is worldwide, any one can log in and ask health related issues. headquarters based in Bangalore.
User :   ah ok.
User :   thank you again for the chat and info. i think it is a great service. i really appreciate it.
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User :   thanks kindly - have good day futher.
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Doctor :   thanks for consulting me. bye for now.
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Doctor :   FB? please explain.
User :   Face Book
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Doctor :   thanks you once again. bye for now.
User :   bye
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