It is the inflammation of the Bartholin's glands. bartholinitis, arises from bartholin's gland. These are two glands that are on each side of the vagina. Specifically between the hymen and the vaginal lips. Its job is to recreate vaginal fluid, which serves as a lubricant. In certain cases, these glands become inflamed, enlarged, and this is what causes discomfort and pain.
What is the Bartholin's gland?
The Bartholin's gland is located between the labia majora and the vaginal wall. The obstruction of the outlet of the gland causes it to dilate, accumulate all its contents and subsequently become infected. The symptoms are pain and a tumor that can reach the size of a walnut.
When the content becomes infected, it drains a purulent fluid. The infection is usually caused by bacteria such as Escherichia coli, staphylococci and streptococci and by sexually transmitted diseases such as chlamydia and gonorrhea.
Bartholinitis laser treatment
At Hoogstra Medical Centers we perform a laser treatment that avoids surgical incisions, promotes recovery and reduces the rate of recurrence. The drained fluid is collected and sent to the laboratory for culture and susceptibility testing.
Bartholinitis treatment price
The cost of the intervention is calculated with a prior evaluation of the Dr. Hoogstra. The query value is $20,000 pesos which are reimbursed in the total amount of the procedure.
Procedures facilities and security
In addition to having state-of-the-art medical equipment, we have a complete surgical unit and recovery and hospitalization rooms. The modern surgical room It is equipped with high-level technology and assisted by nurses and instructors specialized in this type of intervention.
The clinic has the approval of the Secretary of Public Health.
Doubts and queries
If you have any medical questions, send an email to [email protected] . In this mail Only medical consultations will be received. Inquiries about shifts, payments and administrative issues are not attended.
By phone on Monday, Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the following telephone numbers.
- 0054 11 4 901 6690
- 0054 11 4 904 3434
- 0054 11 4 904 0880