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Small flesh colored bump labia minora no itch or odor tender to the touch I've had for 6 days hasn't gotten bigger had unprotected sex 16 days ago?
2/maybe 3 skin colored bumps labia minor ridge, very close to clit. Only uncomf when touched and rarely itch. Unprot symptoms w/guy says clean. What it?
Get examined: Many sexual partners say they are "clean" when they are not; or they have yet to be diagnosed. If your partner has had sexual contact with someone else, there is always a chance that they have an std- see a doc get examined. ...Read more
Bump: Swelling could be associated with an Bartholin's Cyst in the area of your labia. If you say you were bit there then you may have infection. ...Read more
No recommended: Because using it can set some people up for developing a medication sensitivitiy later on. Although it could be a bartholin's duct that is blocked/ cyst - if becoming red, swollen, warm, tender would obtain medical evaluation. ...Read more
Yes: It is normal in some womenGet a more detailed answer ›
If this is a new development, see your GYN who can assess your skin and discuss if anything is worrisome
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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
Fox Fordyce's spots: Is a chronic pruritic papular eruption localized in the apocrine gland area. Histological tests are seldom necessary for clinicians and oral contraceptive pill is the major treatment. Surgical excisions are pure cosmetic in nature. Ask your PCP for more information. ...Read more
Need examination: They need to be examined for an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Fine, really tiny fleshed colored bumps on labia minora (dark ones; I'm black) and vestibule (pink ones). Is this normal or should I look into it?
I found this tiny bump inside labia minora about 5 wks ago. No pain no itching. It doesn't bother me. What could this be?
Few ideas: Typically these bumps could be sebaceous cysts, they could be little condylomas (from HPV exposure), they can also be skin tags, or an allergic reaction. A picture is worth 1000 words, so see a doctor if you're worried at all that it could be an STD as you would want to be checked thoroughly, if you've possibly had unprotected intercourse. Best of luck ...Read more
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
Bump on labia grows for a couple months and is hard then becomes infected. Several year ago I pulled a balled up 6 inch long hair from it. What is thi?
See your doctor: This sounds like an inclusion cyst that maybe associated with an ingrown hair but if it has been going on for several years it is time to see someone who can examine it and may need to excise it to get rid of the bump. ...Read more
Possibly....: Only an exam by your doctor will let you know for sure. ...Read more
Herpes simplex: Either is possible. Show this to a doctor. ...Read more
#embarrassing small bump on labia majora, slight smell, no discharge, but a Virgin. I'm so scared what is wrong with me?! Help me? Please
Cyst or infection: Bumps like that can be due to cysts (small fluid collections) or can be an infection of a gland on your labia, called a Bartholin's Gland. If the bump enlarges, gets more painful or changes, your doctor may need to numb and open it. This is not uncommon and not something to worry about right now. But please schedule an appointment and have it checked soon. ...Read more
Small half pea sized flesh colored hard bump on labia minora no itch or odor had unprotected sex 2 weeks ago what could this be? I've had it for 6days
Bump on labia. Haven't had unprotected sex. Swollen and hurts like a pimple or something. Should I worry?
Sounds like: ...An infected cyst. See your doctor for treatment. ...Read more
I have 2 bumps on labia minora. Not white/red, not pusy, somewhat painful, comes normally before period. Are they cysts? How can I stop them?
Unsure without exam: Those growths have to be seen to be categorized by the MD preferably a GYN MD. Otherwise, it would be speculation to diagnosis the problem from this vantage point. ...Read more
Small smooth single bump on labia majora. Almost like pimple but unchanged for almost 1 year. No discomfort or other bumps. What could it be?
Cyst: Most often these are epidermoid inclusion cysts. Bartholin cysts are deeper. ...Read more
Itchy flesh colored bumps on labia (hair does grow out) not hard and no pain. Used to only appear with period and then started appearing randomly.
See your doctor: These bumps may be nothing however I'm a little concerned they could be from a sexually transmitted disease called condyloma, or genital warts. They aren't necessarily dangerous but are highly contagious. In order to decide for sure you will need to see a gyno who can help make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Have 2 bumps on labia minora. On inside where hair grows. It is under the skin with a knot. Cannot see puss. Looks flesh colored. Had for 10 days.
Bartholin Cyst: Likely swelling of gland that provides for vaginal lubrication. See your dotor! ...Read more
Large bump on labia minora it is brown and soft it doesn't hurt to touch but where it has shrunk the skin remains raw and bleeds hurts to urinate?
See your doctor...: There are several possibilities for this bump, but all of them should be evaluated and examined in person by a physician. Then you'll know for sure what you are dealing with and how to treat it. Hope this helps! ...Read more