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20 Apr 2006

Bartholin
HI Doc

I posted a note yesterday about a lump on the inside of my vagina. I saw a doc today who diagnosed a Bartholin cyst that has become infected. He has put me on a course of penicillin antibiotics. Will this cyst develop into an abcess or can the antibiotics stop that from happening? I am terrified of what the pain might be! Its still "small" at the moment - not the golf ball size the doctor said it can get to. Please help, any advise is GREATLY appreciated!!
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CyberDoc
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01 Jan 0001

Hi Maureen,
The antibiotics may stop this. It should gradually get smaller - if not please let your doctor know.
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