A 22-year-old female asked:
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it seems like one side of my vaginal lips is swollen to the point where it is uncomfortable to sit down. no foul odor or unusual discharge. help?

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Dr. David Doucette
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need examination: This could be due to mechanical irritation or it could be an infection. You could have vulvo-vaginal yeast infection, for example, which could cause this even in the absence of a vaginal discharge. Many other potential causes. Need an examination to diagnosis this one.
Answered on Feb 24, 2014

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Dr. Elise Sadoun
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See your doctor: You'll need an examination for a proper diagnosis. Good luck.
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Dr. Philip Miller
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Infection: and or inflammation: requires a pelvic exam and cultures for infection. Please see your GYN asap.
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