U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
United Kingdom
A female asked:

I have a lump underneath the side of my left labia and it's not risen lump one under the skin hurts and causing itching to my vagina area ?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Bartholin cyst: What you described suggests a Bartholin cyst that result from the blockage of the duct of a gland in the opening of the vagina. You may need to have it removed. You may consult this site for more info: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bartholin-cyst/basics/definition/CON-20026333 For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 16-year-old female asked:
I have a lump bwtn the folds of skin outside my vagina arnd the labia area. It's pea-sized, tender, red and soft. Is it serious? How to get rid of it?
Dr. David Houghton
Specializes in Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Infected cyst?: The most common cause of what you describe is called a Bartholin's gland cyst, which can become infected. It's not serious, but can be very bothersome... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
View all answers
A 26-year-old female asked:
Swollen lump of skin on inner labia goes up to the clitoris. Stings if urine hits it. Itches from time to time. What OTC could I use to help it?
Dr. Lori Mcneal
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Pain in labia: you can do soak in a few inches of lukewarm water in the tub several times a day for relief. You should also be seen by your gyn to rule out infectio... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 19-year-old female asked:
I have had unprotected intercorse and now the inside of my lips like near my labia is all red and closer to my vagina it's swollen and itches. I also have white discharge which smells normal. What could this be?
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Infection: and or inflammation: requires a pelvic exam and cultures for infection. Please see your GYN asap.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 19-year-old member asked:
I participate in oral sex with one partner, and last night I had vaginal itching. There's a raised red tiny bump on the extra skin on my Labia minora.
Dr. Timothy Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
May be nothing: It is too early to draw any conclusions and this could simply be the result of mild trauma. You need to wait and see how or if these symptoms progres... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Dec 21, 2016

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.