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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hot sitz bath: If the swelling is due to bruising after intercourse, cycling, or other physical activity sitting in a warm bathtub will decrease the pain and swelli ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
37 years experience Family Medicine
If after sex...: If it happens after sex, then too hard, too long, too dry, too rough, vagina too small, penis too big, not enough foreplay, infections, trauma, etc. I ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Find cause then rx: I would first identify the cause prior to blindly treati g withou knowing more. For example is this a tumor? Hernia? Metaplasia from chronic trauma? I ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Many potential ...: More details are necessary but the most common causes are trauma from sex/birth but other possibilities such as infection, allergy, bleeding, hernia, ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Cause? New? Chronic?: Their are both inner and outer labia. Inner labia may become thick from repeated minor trauma whereas suddenl trauma or rupture of a varicocoele of ma ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Swollen labia: Labia are part of external female genital anatomy (vulva) & consist of labia majora (hair bearing, fulller, outer) serving from the embryonic genital ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Don't shave labia.: The labial/ vulvar tissue is very delicate - you may have razor burn or you may be sensitize or allergic to product used in that area. Try a sitz bat ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Swollen labia: You have labia minora and majora. Swelling may be normal or abnormal especially if unilateral. It may be associated with benign or malignant condition ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Several..: Friction, irritation,,,,mechanical/chemical, infection.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
37 years experience Family Medicine
Lots of things: If the sex is too rough, too long, too dry etc, the labia minora can become inflamed. It is not normal, but it is not uncommon. Using extra lubricant ... Read More
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