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A 25-year-old female asked:

if you have a bump on lil of vagina does it mean u have bacteria vaginosis or something else i don't shave but have plenty of hair too it smells bad 2?

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Dr. Shontae Buffington
Pediatrics 17 years experience
Needs evaluation: The vaginal odor you are experiencing may be a sign of bacterial vaginosis but BV typically does not include bumps or lesions. This could be a viral wart, ingrown hair or other problem. if the problem persists, you should have the "bump" evaluated to determine if further treatment is needed.

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