Bartholin's gland

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either of the two posterior vestibular glands that secrete a lubricating mucus

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Keywords * Bartholin's gland * Hyperplasia * Lymphadenitis
2) Lesions of the Bartholin's gland are most often due to benign diseases such as cysts and abscess, whereas malignant lesion is rare.
Cytogenetic analysis of an adenoid cystic carcinoma of the Bartholin's gland.
The tubular variant of adenoid cystic carcinoma of the Bartholin's gland.
During the operation, a firm ill-defined mass with deep infiltration was detected in the anatomic region of Bartholin's gland.
5,7) The diagnostic criteria for primary carcinoma of Bartholin's glands are; i) the tumor is located in Bartholin's gland area, ii) transition between normal epithelium to neoplastic epithelium is identified, and iii) no tumor is detected in other sites.
Clinical diagnosis of soft tissue tumor of vulva was made and differential diagnosis of Bartholin's gland cyst was kept in mind.
The differential diagnosis of AMF includes Bartholin's gland cyst, as in our case, smooth muscle tumors, peripheral nerve sheath tumors, glomus tumor, chondroid syringoma, myxoid malignant fibrous histiocytoma, angiomyolipoma, spindle cell lipoma and myxoid liposarcoma.
The Bartholin's glands and Skene's glands were without lesion, as was the external urethral meatus.
THERE are a pair of oval, pea-sized glands whose ducts open into the vulva and these are called Bartholin's glands.
Up to 97% of patients with vulvar vestibulitis can become totally pain free after surgical excision of the Bartholin's glands, said Dr.
The Bartholin's glands lie on either side of the entrance to the vagina and create lubrication when a woman is sexually aroused.