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A 19-year-old female asked:

I have an ulcer at the tip of my vulva and yellowish discharge between my vagina lips is it herpes?

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Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Herpes?: Herpes is a painful ulcer, and can cause a discharge. Herpes generally occurs in the form of an ulcerated area, and frequently multiple ulcers. See your gyn provider to make certain what this is.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
3 weeks ago I had itching, swelling and a thick whitish slightly yellowish vaginal discharge. I took pictures of it since i couldn't see it. I noticed a small sore on the inside of one of the inner lips of my vagina that looked like a bug bite with the he
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
See doctor: Unable to determine an accurate diagnosis without an exam and possibly cultures or biopsies - you should see your doctor if the symptoms persist.
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Last updated Nov 27, 2017

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