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At first I thought I had an abscess on my left hand side of

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at first I thought I had an abscess on my left hand side of my groin attached to the labia minoras I did go to the doctor and she confirmed it's not an abscess it's a Biot---something cyst I have not herd of this word before but I cannot remember the name can you help me in medical terms what it could be called she did show me on her computer I have got antibiotics for it. I would like more information.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 10 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. David replied 10 months ago.

I think you have a bartholin's cyst.

If a Bartholin duct gets blocked, fluid builds up in the gland. The blocked gland is called a Bartholin gland cyst

hopefully the antibiotics will help

you can also use a warm towel or compress on the area

make sure you take probiotics when you take your antibiotics to help prevent diarrhea from your antibiotics.

make sure you take your antibiotics with food in your stomach so you don't upset your stomach

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