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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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How can a painful Bartholin's cyst that hinders walking, sitting and even laying down be treated?

I’m not sure but I believe I have a bartholin cyst. It’s so painful to walk, sit and even lay down. I’m not sure exactly sure how it’s caused but I haven’t been sexually active in months. I don’t have medical insurance right now, but is their any home remedies I can do to ease the pain? Can it burst on its own?
Tue, 25 Sep 2018
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Hi,

It should be drained or it should be excised or marsupialisation should be done. Along with anti-inflammatory agents.

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