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14 Feb 2006

Cyst
Hi Doc, Two days after having sex I started bleeding and then discovered I had a Abcess (BARTHOLINS).I had a operation to remove it. Can u please tell me if this was caused by sex and do I need to worry about STD's. Thanking you kindly.
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

It is caused by blockage of the gland that secretes lubrication. It can be associated with STDs but not always.

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