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Blisters Near Vagina
See the doctor: Your description is very suggestive of herpes simplex, but a doctor should look at the blisters and possibly take a sample to be sure. If you might have herpes, you should find out for sure so you can be treated and avoid spreading it. Similar lesions could also be due to shingles or an autoimmune disease like behcet's disease or crohn's disease. ...Read more
This morning I woke up with what seems like painful blisters/sores just on the inside of my vagina. They are very painful?
Possibly Herpes: Please see your primary care physician or OB-Gyn specialist for confirmation of diagnosis. If it is Herpes simplex I or II, there is treatment such as acyclovir that will shorten the course and ease the pain sooner. Since there are other possible causes, best to be examined. ...Read more
Painful blisters in vagina. Took treatmnt for more than 4-5 times bt it reoccurs. Having dem since past 4 years. Permanent cure.?
Keep treating: Probably will recur but treatment would help ...Read more
Blisters: Blisters represent a group of skin diseases that require prompt and accurate diagnosis. Some blistering conditions are bad to have so you should see your doctor or dermatologist however blisters are seen in herpes simplex and the genital area is a common area for it to manifest itself. Of it is that there is treatment for it. See your doctor. ...Read more
...: In the us, amongst sexually active people the most common causes of genital ulcers are herpes and syphilis. Less common causes are chancroid and donovanosis. Non-infectious causes can include fixed drug reaction and behcet's. A visit to the doctor can help determine the cause and appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Best to avoid.: This area of the body is very vascular allowing it to heal well. If you have a yeast infection – then use of an antifungal medication for tears would be appropriate. If you were to use neosporin it may lead you to becoming sensitive to the medication. It might also irritate the delicate tissues. If you have blisters get checked for a possible std. ...Read more
Yes: Frictional effects can definitely cause irritation, blisters and sores (especially if the mucous membranes are dry). ...Read more
No: Hard penetration may result in small tears, or abrasions. Sex is not a cause of "blistering". Any blisters or ulcers in the vaginal area are termed "vaginal lesions" and should be evaluated. Certain infections could present as blisters or ulcers and may be contagious. I recommend an evaluation while they are still present. Avoid sex until diagnosis made. ...Read more
It's probably herpes: How do you know you don't have herpes? It is very common in sexually active people even when not known to be at risk, e.g. from an infected partner without symptoms. Herpes is by far the most commmon cause of symptoms like yours, but maybe an allergy or severe yeast infection could do it. See a doctor ASAP. Waiting even 2-3 days will make diagnosis harder and treatment less effective (if herpes). ...Read more
I have three places on my vagina they look like bumps but feel like blisters what could this be? How could I treat it? Help!
See a GYN MD: Seeing is believing! This is one that the md has to see to give you an accurate answer. ...Read more
I'm just wondering what these blister looking things ontop of my vagina could be. They don't hurt or anything, nor are they itchy.?
Many possibilities: Razor burn, warts, there are too many possibilities to answer responsibly. You should see a doctor. ...Read more
Several things: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more
Probably herpes: Herpes is by far the main cause of "painful blisters in and around the vagina". That your partner feels he is "clean" doesn't help much; most people with genital or oral herpes don't know it and he could have infected you. See a doctor ASAP, the sooner the better for accurate diagnosis and effective treatment. Your partner also needs to be examined and probably tested. Good luck! ...Read more
I have a blister on the e inside top of my vagina. Can you tell me what it might be? I have never been sexually active at all!
You can get blisters on/in vagina that looks like herpes blisters but aren't and actually something else? Like an irritation?
I have two bumbs feel like blisters to the touch on the out side of my vagina on the side one on each close to the crees by my leg?
Need to see: We'd need an exam to be able to tell what it is. If you like, you can ask for a private conversation and upload a photo of it. ...Read more
I have a blister on the inside top of my vagina. Can you help me and tell what it might be? I have never been sexually active at all!
Let me exlpain: Vaginal blisters are a type of genital sore. A woman might develop vaginal blisters because of a sexually transmitted disease. In some cases, the cuase of an allergy or chemical irritant, such as a soap or detergent that irritates, and excessive amount of friction without suitable amount of moisture in the area. ...Read more
I have been having itchy blisters on my vagina surface. I went 4a wound swab test n d result stated moderate streptococcus. Pls wat does it mean?
Check for herpes: Staph might cause something like this, but also could be normal on your skin; staph often contaminates pre-existing skin sores. Herpes is the most common cause of genital area blisters or sores, although staph, allergies, various kinds of dermatitis, or severe yeast infection all are possible. Keep working with your doctors. Good luck! ...Read more
Maybe: See your dermatologist for a follow up. ...Read more
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