What are rare complications of Bartholin abscess drainage?

Updated: Nov 17, 2017
  • Author: Gil Z Shlamovitz, MD, FACEP; Chief Editor: Christine Isaacs, MD  more...
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In rare instances, Bartholin's abscesses can lead to complications such as maternal and fetal tachycardia, chorioamnionitis (E coli), and sternoclavicular septic arthritis. [19]


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