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A Lump On My Vagina
A Bartholin's Cyst: It is very ikely that you have a barthoin's cyst--it is typically not an infection but can be caused by infection which blocks the gland/duct, thus collection of fluid (swelling) to cause the "bump." this can be size of a pea up size of an egg. Simple incision may do the job, but if infected, antibiotic is needed and cyst may need to be excised. Consult your doc. Good luck. ...Read more
Recommend against: squeezing. Try a warm compress instead.Get a more detailed answer ›
This can't be: diagnosed with available info. Eval should provide more accurate assessment. ...Read more
Must be seen: The "lump" must be seen by a GYN MD to identify its' origin and then determine why it was present. ...Read more
There is a long lump on my vagina. It only hurts when I try to clean myself after going to the bathroom. What do I do???
See: a doctor to determine possible etiology and render treatment ...Read more
I hav developed a huge lump on my vagina, before i see a dr i want to know what to expect, could I have cancer?
Expect 2 be examined: I'm not sure how any doc at Health Tap would venture to know what's going on with you without an exam. Probably none. You need to see a GYN. ...Read more
I have a painful lump on my vagina ie labia majora, 1cm. Worried what I should do. Is it cause for concern?
I have found a lump on my vagina its on the right lip down at opening. It hurts, and worse when im sitting up. What could that be?
I have a small hard lump on my vagina, slightly above my clitoris. It hurts but a warm compress so I can extract a small bit of pus. What do I do?
Warm compress: A warm compress is a good home remedy, or you could sit in a bathtub of warm water (add a little epson salt or sea salt to the water). If a little pus is coming out on it's own, then you could encourage the rest to come out with a little firm pressure, avoid squeezing the lump hard - if it is ready to drain it will not require a lot of pressure. If it's getting bigger or increased redness see MD ...Read more
Inflammed Cyst: See you gyn , you need antibiotics and possible surgery. ...Read more
I have a medium size lump on my vagina it's kind of on the inside of the lips near where I pee it also looks swallon and very painful for me to move.
Vaginal Mass: If you have a growth, it should be checked by your doctor. It is likely a Bartholin's cyst. Bartholin glands are located at the entrance to a woman's vagina, one on each side.A Bartholin's cyst is formed when a Bartholin's gland is blocked, causing a fluid-filled cyst to develop. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a hard lump on my vagina. Yesterday it was whitish but it's red like the rest of my vagina skin flaps. Can you help me just not going to a doc.
Possible cyst: Could be a cyst which can get inflamed or infected. Warm sits baths (sitting in warm bath water for 10-15 min) and topical antibiotic ointment can help. If it does not go away you will need to see a doctor. They may need to prescribe an oral antibiotic or remove it. A persistent growth needs to be evaluated and/or biopsies to rule out cancer. ...Read more