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I have a bump on the outside of my vagina. What could this be?

I have a bump on the outside of my vagina. What could this be?

have it checked: Your gynecologist should check it to be sure that it is not anything serious as any growth needs to examined and treated. It may be a cyst or a blocked gland , yet you need an expert to examine you and handle it properly. ...Read more

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Found a white bump on the outside of my vagina,hasn't increased in size.doest hurt or itch,just there. ?

Found a white bump on the outside of my vagina,hasn't increased in size.doest hurt or itch,just there. ?

Need testing: 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. Without seeing it is not possible to determine the cause. ...Read more

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I have a huge bump on the outside of my vagina. It hurts when I touch it. It is located on the on the side between my leg?

I have a huge bump on the outside of my vagina. It hurts when I touch it. It is located on the on the side between my leg?

Needs care now: Sounds like an abcess, perhaps a bartholin cyst. Go get it looked after, now at an er, unless your physician has sunday office hours. Skin infections usually respond to heat and antibiotics, and often need timely incision and drainage (i & d). ...Read more

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I have a bump on the outside of my vagina that normally is filled with puss and i can pop. Tried to drain today and blood came out. What could this be?

I have a bump on the outside of my vagina that normally is filled with puss and i can pop. Tried to drain today and blood came out. What could this be?

Several things: It could be a sebaceous cyst, it could be a skene's gland abscess, and it could be a bartholins cyst or abscess. However, since it hasn't simply gone away, you really need to be seen by your doctor or a gynecologist. ...Read more

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Pea size smooth red bump on the outside of my vagina - sore, doesn't pop like a pimple - never happened before - help!

Bartholin's gland: There are two ducts near the outer wall of the vagina, and sometimes they can become inflamed. It is best not to squeeze or "pop" this as it may cause an infection. It is best to follow up with a gynecologist or dermatologist to have the area examined. ...Read more

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I have a bump on the outside of my vagina. Like a bart cyst or ingrown hair. Can that make my lymph nodes in my groin hurt? Cause I'm having pain ther

I have a bump on the outside of my vagina. Like a bart cyst or ingrown hair. Can that make my lymph nodes in my groin hurt? Cause I'm having pain ther

Yes: The bump could be either an infected bartholin cyst or a fulliculitis ( based on the size and location). In either case the infection cause reaction in the local lymph nodes in the groin and makes them tender and enlarged. If it continues more than 2-3 days or got worse ( more pain, discharge, fever) I would recommend to see a doctor, otherwise warm compress can help. ...Read more