Monday, April 19, 2010

What is Bartholin Abscess?

Bartholin Abscess is something trending on the search engines right now. If you’re wondering what Bartholin Abscess is, well let us break it down for you.Bartholin Abcsess, A Bartholin’s cyst, also known as Bartholin’s duct cyst, is an abscess on the Bartholin gland. Yes, that wasn’t much help… so let’s go deeper. Each woman has two Bartholin glands located at the entrance of their vaginas. There is one Bartholin gland located at each side of the vagina.An abscess is a formation of pus in a cavity within the woman. It is more often caused by bacteria infections.
Some syptoms of Bartholin’s Abscess are fever, pain during sexual intercourse, painful and sensitive vagina and hot, tender swollen lump / lumps in the labia majora.