removal of a cyst of a major vestibular gland.
Synonym(s): vulvovaginal cystectomy
Bar·tho·lin cys·tec·to·my(bahr'tō-lin sis-tek'tŏ-mē)
Removal of a cyst of a major vestibular gland.
Bartholin,Casper, Danish anatomist, 1655-1738.
Bartholin abscess - an abscess of the vulvovaginal gland.
Bartholin cyst - a cyst arising from the major vestibular gland or its ducts.
Bartholin cystectomy - removal of a cyst of a major vestibular gland. Synonym(s): vulvovaginal cystectomy
Bartholin duct - the duct that drains the anterior portion of the sublingual gland. Synonym(s): major sublingual duct
Bartholin gland - one of two mucoid-secreting tubuloalveolar glands on either side of the lower part of the vagina. Synonym(s): greater vestibular gland