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i have a lump on the outside of my vagina

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Dr. Scott Hayworth
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Could be many things: Could be a bartholin's gland abcess or another type of abcess. You need to be seen by a doctor.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need examination: This is one of those questions that requires an examination by a doctor. There are so many possibilities. Without an examination it's hard to say what ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Vaginal lesion: The best thing to do is to have this examined by a gynecologist. The most likely condition is a Bartholin's cyst, but it may be something else that ca ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
Possibly a: benign bartholins gland cyst or another benign cyst. Let Gynecologist take a look if still concerned.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sight (site) unseen: Unfortunately, you need a MD to evaluate the "bump" and determine what it is as we cannot see it in this forum.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erinn Huffman
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: Lumps on the vulva can be an infection, ingrowth hair, benign cyst, and the list goes on. You should have your doctor examine it.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Doubtful: This "sounds" like a Bartholin cyst, which needs to be drained or removed by your GYN. Must be examined and have the cyst drained.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
48 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dear : Dear young one, the most common lump that causes purulant dischrge like you describe is a Bartholin's gland abscess. There are other causes of vulv ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Don't panic: This might be as simple as an inclusion cyst or a small lymph node. Without actually examing the area or without a better description, then it is har ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Sterner
15 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not an allergy: This is most likely a Bartholin's gland cyst. Probably related to irritation/rubbing from the pad.

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