Bartholin's cyst

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What is Bartholin's cyst?

Bartholin's cyst refers to the fluid-filled bump that can form and block the ducts of the Bartholin's glands. The Bartholin's glands are located on each side of the vaginal opening and are responsible for secreting lubricating fluid into the vagina.

Common symptoms reported by people with Bartholin's cyst

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Treatments taken by people for Bartholin's cyst

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Who has Bartholin's cyst on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 14 say Bartholin's cyst is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 4
30s 9
40s 7
50s 8
60s 0
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 3
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 0
Female 30

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 8
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Bartholin's cyst patients who have completed their condition history
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