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Broken Blood Vessels On Labia Minora
NO: When in doubt, consult with your GYN. ...Read more
Tiny, reddish spots on labia. No itchiness. Today one started bleeding. Was told about 5 years ago it was blood vessels. Why the bleeding? Worry?
Varices?: Your report suggests the presence of congenital labial varices like those in the scrotum. They are annoying especially at seeing bleeding after their rupture usually by mindless scratch. Of course, it is hard to tell for 100% sure without a direct a look at. If confirmed, they require no practical care of any forms but mentally coping process. ...Read more
It looked like I had a pimple on the upper part of my labia minora. After a couple of days it popped but now there's a blood clot. What do I do?
I have a hard purple marble sized lump on the inside of my upper labia minora. There is a dark vein leading to it and it appears to be blood filled;?
If there is blood trapped in my labia minora does it need to taken care of asap? Is it harmful? Should I be concerned? How is it fixed?
GYN MD visit: Once you go to the GYN MD and have the diagnosis confirmed he/she will go over what needs to be done to resolve the issue. ...Read more
I have a bump on my labia minora, which was redish, purplish. I popped it and a lot of blood came out. What do you think it is?
Blood vessel?: It could have been a superficial blood vessel or something like a small boil. Likely a vessel by the amount of bleeding u describe but that's not something that just pops up; those are generally there for a while. Keep the area clean with soap and water twice daily. Good luck. ...Read more
Pimple on labia minora. Doesn't hurt unless I touch it hard. Went to bthroom and saw little blood on tlet paper. It was bigger yesterday?
What is occasional bump on labia minora, at first hurts to wipe then just hurts. Will pop when I wipe or I pop it, filled with pus little blood.
Blocked gland: Most likely this is a blocked gland. Sweaty rubbing like sex or exercise can cause the pore opening that drains the gland to get clogged. The fluid inside backs up and can get infected. Hair follicles can also get infected and cause bumps that come and go and drain pus and blood. ...Read more
Have a sore on my labia minora looks kind of like a blood blister. Hurts when touched. How long should I monitor before I see a doctor? Possible dx?
You need an exam: It is important with these symptoms that you schedule a visit for testing. This sounds like you may be having a herpes outbreak. It can cause blisters or areas that feel like cuts surrounded by itching or burning. Certainly other things are possible like an infected hair follicle, a small abrasion and others. Don't wait. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Growth on inside of labia menora. Tried to squeeze, only a little blood came out. Put hydrogen peroxide on it, and now white. Nothing coming out. Help?
See your doctor: A growth like that can be many conditions. PLease see a doctor for a detailed exam as this is the only way to diagnose this ...Read more
I have questions about a blood vessel on my labia that started bleeding today. Is this going to be a recurring thing? How do I make it stop? How do I get rid of it? What should I do about it? I just don't want it to start bleeding every time I use the bat
Get it checked: You shouldn't have bleeding like this. Perhaps it's a broken blood vessel or a bleeding cystic structure, or an inflammatory lesion. Is it painful or painless? Do get it checked by your clinician. Hope that helps. ...Read more
Blood pimples appear and disappear then appear again always on my vulva and labia and hurts. Is there a cure for them to stop showing up. Please help me?
Minimal: Varicose veins in the legs are due to an underlying vein flow problem in the leg itself, and although associated varicosities can spread proximally, this is very rare. Vulvar or labial varicosities generally arise from a pelvic source, and are most commonly seen in pregnancy, where they can become highly symptomatic, but can be treated very simply, to resolve pain, by serial injection treatments. ...Read more
I have a client with something that looks like a clear bubble, with liquid and you can see veins on it in the area of her inner labia close to her ure?
She needs ob-gyn: You should refer her to an obgyn. They are trained to handle these matters. Impossible to diagnose by anyone without personal examination and probable tests. ...Read more
I have been on implanon for about 3 months, but my period was due a week ago and my labia has turned purple with thick veins and watery discharge.
Virtual appointment: Please set up a virtual appointment with me. I would love to help you. ...Read more
32wks preg have severe painful varicose veins in labia (and on legs)they r constantly swollen and painful nothing takes the pain away. Any ideas?
Not pregnant (i have had periodand taken a negative test), yet notice veins on my labia, one on each lip. Very pale. Hereditary? Normal? Thanks.
I have varicose veins in my labia from pregnancy. My vascular dr said that I need a ctbefore he can treat. Would an MRI be possible to avoid radiation?
Vulvar varicosities: Varicose veins on the labia or general vicinity result from pelvic vein venous insufficiency. Common post pregnency, they can be irritating with tight clothing or result in pain post intercourse (pelvic congestion syndrome). A ct scan does expose to radiation but best identifies the cause. The labial varicosities do respond to sclerotherapy injections quite well. Discuss w/ vein specialist or gyn. ...Read more
Yes: The labia minora are often asymmetric (one being larger or longer than the other). This is completely normal. There is much variability in the appearance of labia minora from woman to woman. Some are very small, others very large. ...Read more
No: The color of the labia is not indicative of sexual activity. ...Read more
Many variations...: It doesn't really mean anything. There are many sizes and shapes. Its normal variation. If the labia minora are extremely long, to the point that they interfere with intercourse, or prevent wearing a bathing suit, they can be surgically shortened. Best wishes! ...Read more
Labia minora: Swelling on one or both sides of the labia minora can arise from sexual activity with poor lubrication, or from infection, bacterial or viral. See your gyn provider for an exam. ...Read more
Need eval: Sound like cysts that needs to be evaluated and possible drained. Please see your gyn provider. Best of luck with this. Dr R ...Read more