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A 25-year-old female asked:

Big red bump on lip of vagina it burns no herpes or std can it b from the soap i brought dial basics hypoallergenic soap from a dollar store i don't wash inside vagina but soap& water comes down my va?

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Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 13 years experience
Yes: irritant from soaps or other contacts are possible, but that doesn't usually cause a solitary painful red bump. Frankly, herpes is the first that comes to mind, but there are lots of possibilities. Get checked out if it doesn't go away in a couple of days.

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