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Clitoris (Definition)

The clitoris is a female sexual organ present in mammals, ostriches and a limited ...Read more


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My clitoris is swollen and tender/hurts when touched. No other symptoms. What can this be? And what is it cause by?

My clitoris is swollen and tender/hurts when touched. No other symptoms. What can this be? And what is it cause by?

Clit: It could be friction from intercourse, masturbation, tight underwear. Urinary tract infection, vulvovaginitis. Reaction to chemical (lotion/gel used for intercourse). See doctor if not sure or worried. ...Read more

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I have extremely swollen clitoris?

Enlarged clitoris: Get an gyn evaluation. Your gyn will check hormones if needed. ...Read more

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White swollen clitoris? What is it?

White swollen clitoris? What is it?

NEEDS TO BE CHECKED: It needs to be checked as there may be yeast infection or some other infection. See your gynecologist. ...Read more

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I had very rough sex with my s/o recently and my clitoris has been swollen and painful for two days now. It hurts to the touch. Could this be trauma?

I had very rough sex with my s/o recently and my clitoris has been swollen and painful for two days now. It hurts to the touch. Could this be trauma?

These parts: Are easy to traumatize. Warm water soaks, alternating with cool water compress, topical OTC cortaid10, and if getting worse - See GYN, Motrin for pain, Avoid sex for 2 weeks or until tenderness and swelling gone ...Read more

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My clitoris is swollen and it hurts. Any ideas on what to do?

Please see your gyn: Tomorrow for an exam could be many different causes and if it is too painful tonight call your gyn as your gyn may rec something for the discomfort until u can get into the office. ...Read more

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My clitoris is itchy and it turns swollen bec I rub it so hard. Please advice?

My clitoris is itchy and it turns swollen bec I rub it so hard. Please advice?

Itching: You need to have an evaluation to determine why you are itching. You may have an infection or an allergy. ...Read more

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The hood of my clitoris is swollen and burning. Never had these symptoms. What could it be?

The hood of my clitoris is swollen and burning. Never had these symptoms. What could it be?

Don't know: I don't know the cause but a GYN MD can determine the source on examination. See one soon. ...Read more

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My clitoris is swollen on one side, and hurts when touched or rubbed against my underwear. No other symptoms.

My clitoris is swollen on one side, and hurts when touched or rubbed against my underwear. No other symptoms.

Clitoral pain: The clitoris is one of the most sensitive female sexual organs because of its location, innervation and blood flow. Pain in this area is a major sign that "something is wrong." If there has been no sexual encounters (solo or mutual) then there may be an injury or infection to this area that needs an evaluation by a GYN MD at your earliest convenience. ...Read more

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How to cure constant vaginal burning and swollen clitoris?

See Gyn: You may have an uderlying infection and irritation causing your symptoms. Get an exam and the proper treatment will hopefully follow. Good luck. ...Read more

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What does it mean when one side of your clitoris is swollen and you are spotting for three weeks?

Be evaluated: This would need to be evaluated. One sided swelling could indicate an infection. ...Read more

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The head of my clitoris is very red, swollen, and painful. It has gotten to the point where it hurts to lay down. What should I do?

The head of my clitoris is very red, swollen, and painful. It has gotten to the point where it hurts to lay down. What should I do?

STOP: There are several conditions that can cause the symptoms that you described. Although some may be benign, there are others that should be treated. I suggest you see your primary care doctor as soon as these symptoms appear. ...Read more

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One side of my clitoris is swollen slightly. I'm not in any pain, and no itching. Do you know what this may be? And if so, how can I treat it?

One side of my clitoris is swollen slightly. I'm not in any pain, and no itching. Do you know what this may be? And if so, how can I treat it?

More info: I cannot diagnose this problem with this little information. For example, your age, sexual history, medical history, and associated symptoms would be much more helpful. Clogged follicle, trauma, and STDs are the first things that come to mind. ...Read more

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Why does my clitoris look and feel different after masturbation? I've done it before but now I see white stuff and it looks swollen? Thank you!

Stimulation: During masturbation your clitoris swells up and becomes somewhat erect from blood flow being diverted there. The vagina also increases the amount of lubrication to assist in sexual enjoyment. ...Read more

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I have been having an itchy clitoris for about a month now. It's not swollen. Sometimes when I itch it, the skin rips. I'm 17 and a virgin. Help?

I have been having an itchy clitoris for about a month now. It's not swollen. Sometimes when I itch it, the skin rips. I'm 17 and a virgin. Help?

Dermatitis: You should get checked by a gyn or dermatologist.

Is it the clitoris or the clitoral hood.? Spontaneous itching without any stimulation could be from soaps or perfumes or some sensitivity to a chemical.
If you aren't having sex but are rubbing or masturbating then this could be physical irritation. You need to have a thorough conversation to determine the source. ...Read more

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Vagina swollen clitoris hanging out what's the cure?

Vagina swollen clitoris hanging out what's the cure?

Check for infection: With your symptoms it needs to be checked for some kind of infection including std. You may need antibiotics after exam if there is an infection. ...Read more

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My clitoris has small swollen bumps on the end of it. It's painful to the touch and I currently have a UTI. Help me please! ?

See doctor: That is obviously not normal. There are several possible diagnoses for what you describe - a definitive diagnosis would require an exam and very likely cultures and / or a biopsy. You should see your doctor. ...Read more

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My clitoris is swollen an I constantly have to pee an when I pee it feels like my insides are trying to come out an my lower right side of mybackhurts?

See doctor: It sounds like you have some sort of infection going on. This could be serious. I encourage you to see a doctor for a urinalysis and pelvic exam as soon as possible. ...Read more