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A 26-year-old female asked:

I have a hard ball like lump on the lip area of my vagina. its sore to the touch and itchy a bit. kind of looks like a pimple. what on earth could it?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Lisa Kates
Dermatology 27 years experience
Sounds like a cyst: From the description you gave it sounds like a cyst. They can be very hard because they sometimes have calcium in them. I definitely recommend you see a gyn or a dermatologist to confirm the diagnosis and they can discuss with you removing it.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Many things : There4 are several possibilities and an examination will be needed to determine the cause and treatment. Possibilities include a pimple, a hair follicle, a cyst, herpes outbreak, a wart, small infection and others.
Last updated Jun 9, 2019


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