Glossary

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BARTHOLIN GLAND
Two excretory glands located on either side of the vaginal fork.
BARTHOLINITY
Very painful infection of the Bartholin gland.
BHCG
Chorionic gonadotropic hormone secreted by the placenta in early pregnancy.
BREAST LUMPECTOMY
Surgical removal of a breast nodule
BREAST TUMOR DETECTION
Radiologic technique used to locate a non-palpable breast tumor before exeresis.