Bartholin's gland carcinoma

Bartholin's gland carcinoma

Etymology: Caspar T. Bartholin
a rare malignancy that occurs deep in the labia majora. The tumor has overlying skin and some normal glandular tissue. The treatment and prognosis are the same as for squamous cell cancer of the vulva.
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Data suggest that the incidence of Bartholin's gland carcinomas is five times greater in postmenopausal than in premenopausal women (Obstet.