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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!

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

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I have a lump or bump on the outside of my vagina how do I know if its a hair bump or STD because it hurts when i try to squeeze it?

I have a lump or bump on the outside of my vagina how do I know if its a hair bump or STD because it hurts when i try to squeeze it?

Vaginal lesion: The best thing to do is to have this examined by a gynecologist. The most likely condition is a bartholin cyst, but it may be something else that cannot be diagnosed without an exam. ...Read more

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I found bumps on the outside of my vagina when i pee the bump burns why?

I found bumps on the outside of my vagina when i pee the bump burns why?

Herpes?: A rash caused by herpes can take a few weeks to resolve in a primary outbreak. Subsequent outbreaks generally are less frequent and occur in less of a duration. If your lesions are near the outflow of urine, then they can hurt/burn from contact with the urine until the rash is gone. ...Read more

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I get this bumps on the outside of my vagina. Sometimes small, other medium blisters. I've gotten them since preteen. What could they be?

I get this bumps on the outside of my vagina. Sometimes small, other medium blisters. I've gotten them since preteen. What could they be?

Possibly herpes: The blisters are concerning and if they have a habit of coming and going it is very suggestive of a herpetic type virus. You should show these to your doctor as this would make the dx easier. The bumps may be prevesicle stage and then blossom out in to blisters. If this happens frequently you should have protected sex until you find out. Most likely should tell any sexual partner. NO oral sex ...Read more

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I have bumps on the outside of my vagina. It looks like a bunch of pimples in one spot. Kind of itchy but mostly annoying. What could it be?

Several possibilitie: This could indicate several things. There are several types of eczema-like conditions that can cause this, and can affect the outter vagina. Other possibilities include ingrown hairs and some sexually transmitted infections. Your doctor should be able to tell you more with a quick exam. ...Read more

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I have itchy bumps on the outside of my vagina. They hurt a little. I've only had sex with one guy (with protection) so i don't think it's an std.

See doctor: See a doctor to see if you have a low grade bacterial infection such as folliculitis which is common after shaving. They will also check for other minor rashes such as molluscum which can occur in that area. Treatment of these issue is straightforward. ...Read more

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Little sore blister looking bumps on the outside of my vagina & my husband too. an yellow discharge on underwear. What caused this & how to treat it?

Little sore blister looking bumps on the outside of my vagina & my husband too. an yellow discharge on underwear. What caused this & how to treat it?

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. Painful bumps are concerning for a possible herpes infection. Schedule a visit. ...Read more