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i am female, over 60/concerned that the fleshy part of my external urethra is a bright red. what causes this? i do not have a uti or yeast infection.

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Dr. James Lin
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May be a caruncle...: What you described most likely represents the occurrence of urethral caruncle - a 0.5-1 cm papular lesion from protrusion of posterior aspect of urethra, which is benign & usually asymptomatic, occurs to menopausal women, and requires no Rx, but occasionally still needs some Rx to shrink it or remove or biopsy it. Detail? Ask urologist timely.

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