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A 19-year-old female asked:

vagina discomfort hurts to pee and wipe slightly swollen on left side and its red what could be wrong?

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Dr. Andrew Blazar
Obstetrics and Gynecology 62 years experience
Likely skin source: It sounds as if your skin and surrounding tissues are inflammed. I recommend moist heat (sitting in warm water or applying warm compresses). If it does not improve with such rx in 3-4 days, a provider should be consulted.

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