Skene's glands


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Skene's glands

These are the glands of the female urethra.
Mentioned in: Pelvic Exam
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Congential diverticula may also exist in females and are attributed to congenital anomalies including Skene's gland cysts or an ectopic ureter draining into a Gartner's duct cyst.
Touch the vestibule at 1 o'clock and 11 o'clock adjacent to the urethra at the ostia of the Skene's glands. Then touch the vestibule at 4 o'clock and 8 o'clock at the ostia of the Bartholin's gland.
(2) The differential diagnosis includes submucosal cysts, abscess of Skene's glands, or injected collagen into the periurethral region for the treatment of urinary incontinence.