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Abscess In Vagina
HIV: Unlikely. This is usually an infected cyst or a gland. The rule, however, is that if you think there is a possibility you were infected you should go and be tested. Better safe than sorry. ...Read more
Possible: In medicine anything is possible however, i would recommend you see your dr about this issue. This may need to be drained and antibiotics prescribed. If not could lead to a much more serious infection. ...Read more
What can I do to help with the pain of infected abscess vagina cyst the pain is unbearably & burns should i go 2 the er?
Seek urgent help!:
Sounds like your condition necessitates
Immediate consult. If you have a Gyn
You might consider calling their office and see if you can talk directly to him or her to see if you can
see them in their office urgently. ...Read more
I've had an abscess on my vagina near the entrance for years, haven't gone to the doctor and I've had symptoms like fatigue ever since, any relation?
I keep getting these painful abscesses around my vagina right before and after my period. I've been cleared of all stds?
These may be...?: If as described as recurring cyclically along with periods, one would consider if these are acne. Do you have similar conditions on face, neck, and trunk? How about your body hairs, thick, thin, or average? Also, such are not std-related. Therefore, collect the features, degree, and progress over time of these "abscesses" with its sequence of event, and bring those to dermatologist or gyn timely.. ...Read more
Painful abscess on privates. None around vagina and very few on labia. They are mostly on top. I have had them a long time. How do i get rid of them?
Need antibiotic : Need to be seen by a Doctor to evaluate , probably you will need antibiotics, may be drainage . It may be caused by ingrown hairs, hygiene or multiple other reasons. All these can be discovered after being evaluated. ...Read more
I get what seems to be an abscess at the line of my vagina and aunal area, the pop and bleed, I do shave there, should I be worried?
It needs evaluation.: Hi, That sounds painful. You really need to see your physician. It needs evaluation. ...Read more
I have a 4 cm deep perrirectal abscess. Few days ago l started to get occasional stabbing in vagina. Cant see GP for a few days.
Emergency room: If you have a 4 cm perirectal abscess then you should be seen and evaluated immediately. If you can not visit a colorectal surgeon then the ER is the best option. Vaginal pain can be assessed later. You have a much bigger and more urgent problem. The abscess needs to be addressed now. ...Read more
I've developed a swollen abscess type cyst in my inner vagina , on the side . It's painful. How can I rid this , or should I consult my dr ?
I have a cyst like abscess on the side between my vagina.And anus. I've drained it and it.Got smaller but then within a day or so became larger.
See doctor: You need to get this checked out. Infection could be deeper than you realize. ...Read more
I have these abscesses on the outer area of my vagina. Not around it but in various places. They're usually pus filled..what would they be? Treatable?
I have an abscess the left side of my vagina (where underwear sits) i seen dr & got antibiotics it is just growing larger I am also 21 weeks pregnant ?
Can a boil, or skin abscess form beside the opening of a vagina? Where there is typically no hair? There are two heads to this swollen and painful lump. It looks white and level with the skin, almost like a burn that's starting to health.
You may not have any symptoms if the Bartholin gland cyst is small. But a large cyst or an infected cyst (abscess) can cause symptoms.
Symptoms of a cyst that is not infected include:
Redness or swelling in the vulva area.
Discomfort when you walk, sit, or have sex.
Symptoms of an infected cyst include:
Pain that gets worse and makes it hard to walk, sit, or move. Require a Gynecologist to drain i ...Read more
Doxycyline is an antibiotic that the e.R doctor prescribe fotr a abscess that I have on my inner thigh towards my vagina. The medicine makes me vomite?
I have an abscess on my right labia going inside my vagina that drains blood clots, i can feel it , but the doctor has a hard time seeing it. Why?
No idea: The doctor seeing you is the best person to answer this question. If they are not a specialist in ob/gyn you might want to get a second opinion. Good luck. ...Read more
Need to evaluate:
Do you have ingrown hair? Are you diabetic? These are only two of the issues that need to be excluded. If you are overweight, that would not be helping either. It would be prudent to see a doctor for an in-person examination.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. 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. ...Read more
I have abcesses on my vagina .Is it an illness?Is it bad?What do I do? I have boils, abcesses on my vagina.They usually come and go all the time but im just curious to know.Why do they appear?Is it an illness?
Typically these types of lesions on the vagina occur not too long after shaving or can occur from small cuts on the vagina due to scratching or other minor trauma. You will need antibiotic treatment if this is in fact what you have. Please see a doctor for an examination in order to confirm this diagnosis.
Best of luck. ...Read more
I have a boil kind of thing inside part of Vagina , and it is painful , what to do , it's just started?
Bartholin abscess?: This sounds like inflammation of your Bartholin gland, which is one of the glands that produces sexual lubricant; there is one on each side of the vaginal opening. Some but not all such infections are due to STD, especially gonorrhea or chlamydia. See a doctor ASAP; you probably need an antibiotic and maybe an incision to drain pus. Good luck! ...Read more
U need to see: A gyn asap as it most likely will need to be drained and u will need antibiotics so see a gyn or go to the er. ...Read more
I think I might have a boil on my vagina. It's on the outside and it's not open and there's no pus but it is painful. ?
Possible Abscesses: It sounds like you may have some folliculitis or abscesses with or without cellulitis. You may need antibiotics and possible drainage of the abscesses if they are fully formed. In the meantime analgesia like paracetamol and ibuprofen will help but also running hot soapy water as often as it is convenient and should help. You should let a doctor take a look at it. ...Read more
Blocked gland: It sounds most like blocked gland. Basically pimples. There are a lot of glands in the vaginal area. Sweaty rubbing like with sex can cause dead skin and bacteria to get pushed into the pore and block the gland secretion. Showering after sex and applying a heating pad for 10 minutes 2-4 times daily can help. Get an evaluation if that doesn't help within 3 days. Sometimes drainage is needed. ...Read more
Large hard lump on one side of vagina. Was absessed, gyno drained. Now have no pain but getting bigger and hardening. What is this?
I have a boil on my vagina area, I tried to pop it but it turned red & it's very painful, I have no health insurance so what can I do ? Please help
Get treatment now: Vermillion Parish Health Unit, 2501 Charity Street, (337) 893-1443. Call right now for hours. You need an exam, culture, may need drainage and antibiotics. You can go to an ER as well. They won't turn you away. Don't let this get worse. ...Read more
I have a boil on my vagina. It was small but then became bigger and has white stuff inside ..this morning it popped on its own and blood came out. ?
I have a boil pimple like on my vagina . It's itching and hurting at the same time . What should I do?
Keep area clean: and don't pick at it. If doesn't go away in a few days you should have it checked. ...Read more
I have a boil on top part of vagina rite under belly could this be caused by that I have a slight cold?
Probably not: If what you have is really a "boil", then it's a skin infection, and that is usually caused by a bacteria. Most upper respiratory infections are caused by viruses. So it's unlikely related, except that if you are run down, and tired, your immune system is weaker, and you are more prone to infections in general. ...Read more