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Herpes (Definition)

There are different types of herpes infections; herpes simplex infection of mouth (gingivostomatitis) and lips (labialis) are the most common. Others include genital herpes, and herpes zoster. Herpes infection could very mild to very dangerous depending on the type and location of the body affected. I ...Read more


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I have a bump on my left inner labia is it herpes it comes and goes?

I have a bump on my left inner labia is it herpes it comes and goes?

Possible: What you describe sounds suspicious for herpes, but the only way to know for sure is to see your doctor for an exam and cultures or biopsies, as indicted. ...Read more

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Is herpes is the only diagnosis for bumps on labia minora?

Is herpes is the only diagnosis for bumps on labia minora?

No: It is possible that you have a small sebaceous cysts. These usually are asymptomatic unless they become infected or become really large. Also bartholin's cyst can occur near the entrance of the vagina. Cysts usually occur from blocked ducts causing secretions to build up. Best thing to do is to see your doctor if it does not improve or resolve in 2 weeks. ...Read more

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I want to know if herpes is the only diagnosis for bumps on labia minora?

I want to know if herpes is the only diagnosis for bumps on labia minora?

No: There are a few other possibilities. Warts, plugged pores, and other things. If the bumps have lasted several day and not ulcerated. It may not be herpes. See a doctor and find out. ...Read more

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Bump on my upper inner labia minora. It started off as a hard small bump, and I kept messing with it and it has become bigger. Herpes?

Bump on my upper inner labia minora. It started off as a hard small bump, and I kept messing with it and it has become bigger. Herpes?

Needs evaluation: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. We need to see what it is you are referring to before any treatment options can be discussed. An Obgyn should be able to provide some direction after visualizing the area. ...Read more

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I by chance noticed a hard bump in my linner labia minora when I was wiping, it doesn't hurt or itch, could that be herpes? I'm scared.

I by chance noticed a hard bump in my linner labia minora when I was wiping, it doesn't hurt or itch, could that be herpes? I'm scared.

Bartholin cyst: What you described suggests blockage of the duct of a gland. There is no urgency, and you can wait to discuss it with your doctor at your next visit.
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Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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I have a couple of small bumps on my labia, they don't hurt or itch, I haven't had sex in 4 months, could this be herpes? I'm worried

I have a couple of small bumps on my labia, they don't hurt or itch, I haven't had sex in 4 months, could this be herpes? I'm worried

Needs evaluation: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. Herpes is one possibility. Genital warts is another of the many possible causes. ...Read more

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There where bumps on my labia minora VERY small bright red painless each bump only lasted a day and they disappeared in less than a week. Herpes or no?

There where bumps on my labia minora VERY small bright red painless each bump only lasted a day and they disappeared in less than a week. Herpes or no?

Needs an exam: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. Herpes usually causes painful, irritated sores and not bumps. A gynecologist will need to visualize what you are seeing to make a diagnosis. ...Read more

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My vagina is itchy by the labia for about 3 days now and it has no bumps so it's not herpes so what could it be?

My vagina is itchy by the labia for about 3 days now and it has no bumps so it's not herpes so what could it be?

Yeast Infection: This is a very common problem known as a yeast infection. Anti-fungal medications are readily available without a prescription. ...Read more

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1 Painful bump (I think it's a bump and a blister) on inside of labia minora, what else could it be besides herpes? I'm very nervous.

1 Painful bump (I think it's a bump and a blister) on inside of labia minora, what else could it be besides herpes? I'm very nervous.

Look/see needed: A GYN MD needs to examine the area to determine if this is a bruise, blister, herpes or something else. There are so many possibilities to attempt a guess in this forum. ...Read more

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Bump on outer labia that if u squeeze (w/o pop it) u can see that's filled w/ a white secretion Can it be Gen. Herpes? Not sexually active in any way.

Bump on outer labia that if u squeeze (w/o pop it) u can see that's filled w/ a white secretion Can it be Gen. Herpes? Not sexually active in any way.

IF: You are not sexually active nor ever HAVE been you CANNOT have genital herpes!!
You are describing a BARTHOLIN GLAND CYST!

See your GYN for proper Treatment
Hope this helps!
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I have a bump on my labia minora, which was redish, purplish. I popped it thinking it was a pimple. It bled a lot. Could it be herpes?

I have a bump on my labia minora, which was redish, purplish. I popped it thinking it was a pimple. It bled a lot. Could it be herpes?

Not Likely!: What you are describing is not characteristic of genital heres. Genital herpes, a sexually transmitted disease, is caused by the herpes simplex virus type 2 usually but can be transmitted when an infected mouth infects the genitalia of another. It causes a painful rash that may form blisters which causes a yellow fluid filled bumps that when bursts can form ulcers that crust over seldom bleed. ...Read more

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I have a couple of pimple like bumps (no itch/pain) on my labia maj. Popped them and puss came out cleaned it with alcohol and put poly on, herpes???!

I have a couple of pimple like bumps (no itch/pain) on my labia maj. Popped them and puss came out cleaned it with alcohol and put poly on, herpes???!

Purulence: It does not sound as if these were due to herpes genitalis, but without being able to see the lesions and examine you and obtain more history there is no way in which to diagnose these. See your local doctor. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Tiny flesh colored bump on labia minora by vaginal opening. Sore and itchy. Scared it could be herpes? Could there be any other explanation?

Tiny flesh colored bump on labia minora by vaginal opening. Sore and itchy. Scared it could be herpes? Could there be any other explanation?

Needs an exam: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. There are a variety of issues that can cause these symptoms ...Read more

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Small red single bump appeared close to my labia/genital area It's not the first time it appeared tho but I'm a complete virgin. Can It be herpes?

Small red single bump appeared close to my labia/genital area It's not the first time it appeared tho but I'm a complete virgin. Can It be herpes?

Doubt it: Herpes Simplex appears as a cluster of lesions that look like blisters. The lesions can appear on the penis, anus, labia or cervix & they can spread, coalesce followed by crusting over. ...Read more

Vulva (Definition)

The external female genitalia including the mons pubis, labia majora and minor, clitoris, vestibule, ...Read more