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Can a single pimple around the vaginal area consider to be an std?

Can a single pimple around the vaginal area consider to be an std?

No if its a pimple : A pimple is not an std. There are some infections that one might confuse with a pimple so getting an exam is your next step. Genital warts, herpes, syphilis and moluscum could be confused with a pimple. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Killian
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Std (Definition)

This is a disease which can be transmitted from one person to another person through sexually related activities. This does not limit these activities to heterosexual intercourse, but encompasses all modalities of human-to-human sexual activity. It does not include illnesses that may make an individual more susceptible to a condition because of a sexual ...Read more


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Is it possible to have pimples or small bumps around your penis or genital region and it not be HPV or an sti?

Is it possible to have pimples or small bumps around your penis or genital region and it not be HPV or an sti?

Folliculitis: There are various skin conditions that can cause bumps, that are not hpv or an std (sti). A common one is an infection of the hair follicles. It is not sexually transmitted. It may clear with hygiene and using an antibacterial soap. You may need to see a doctor to determine what they are and the treatment. ...Read more

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White pimple in public area could be an STD or its because of shaving?

White pimple in public area could be an STD or its because of shaving?

Folliculitis: More likely folliculitis from staph or strep from shaving that region. Change your razor frequently. Wash with soap and water and put bactrobam ointment or polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin) ointment on the lesion. Do no squeeze the lesion because if it is one of the new staphs it will spread. See your doctor soon for follow up. ...Read more

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Can you get a yeast infection on the clitoris? Is that possible?

Can you get a yeast infection on the clitoris? Is that possible?

Yes: You can definitely get a yeast infection anywhere on the skin. If you're having itching, that may be what's going on. You can certainly try over the counter anti-fungal and see if that alleviates your symptoms. It likely will either work or not work. Or, you can always, of course, be seen by a doctor and have a wet mount (as it's termed) or culture done. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to apply neosporin to a blister or irritation on the inside of vaginal lip?

Is it possible for you to apply neosporin to a blister or irritation on the inside of vaginal lip?

Neosporin isn't: Usually recommended - because it's use can set you up for drug sensitivity later on. ...Read more

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Is it a good idea to use dettol for ichiness at the groin and inner thigh area, seems to be a fungal infection?

Is it a good idea to use dettol for ichiness at the  groin and inner thigh area, seems to be a fungal infection?

Dettol: This will probably not help treat the fungal infection. You need to have the fungal type diagnosed and then treated with an appropriate medical which may involve topical as well as oral medication. ...Read more

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Why would the opening of my vagina be white? Would it be a yeast infection or what? I've only had oral sex, not vaginal.

Possibly: If you douche frequently, on recent antibiotics you could develop a yeast infection. At 16 you are really at the age where you should start to see a gynecologist. If this is bothering you or isn't resolving I would see one, they can simply tell you what it is with a painless test and cure this problem ...Read more

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Would you be able to see evidence of a small infection, for instance, an infected blister or pimple, in a blood work up?

Would you be able to see evidence of a small infection, for instance, an infected  blister or pimple, in a blood work up?

Usually not: It is a very localised infection with a minimal body response. So typically blooc counts do not get affected, unlkess the pimple is part of some underlying prolem. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a bump in vaginal area when having a uti?

Is it possible to get a bump in vaginal area when having a uti?

UTI: This is unlikely to be responsible for a vaginal "bump". To diagnose this you need to be examined. Go see a doctor, possibly your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Can you get a yeast infection from oral sex from a male. Also does yeast infections cause it to raw in the vaginal area. ?

Can you get a yeast infection from oral sex  from a male.  Also does yeast infections cause it to raw in the vaginal area. ?

Oral sex and Yeast: It would be hard to get a yeast infection from oral sex. But not impossible. It would depend on your current state of health. If you have oral sex and your vagina was not in contact with the male then it cannot travel to there as well. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have a bacterial infection on vulva/anal area and not inside the vagina?

Is it possible to have a bacterial infection on vulva/anal area and not inside the vagina?

Yes: It is possible to have this.Vulva and anal area can have infection involve abscess , boils or std's ( depends on exposure and risky behaviors ). Vaginitis or inside vaginal infection have different etiology ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a tumor on your upper vaginal area?

It's possible: To get a tumor anywhere in your body, is there something more specific you'd like to know? ...Read more

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Pea size painless lump in groin area right next to vagnia? What could this be? Could this be a STD or anything to do with a std?

Cyst or lymph node: it could be a cyst or ingrown hair or lymph node. It is unlikely to be related to an std however std's or infections can cause lymph nodes to become enlarged. if it does not resolve follow up with your doctor for evaluation and to rule out infection. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Sexually Transmitted Infections (Definition)

Sexually transmitted infections can be viral, bacterial or caused by protozoa. They are ...Read more


Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more