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Causes Of Swollen Vulva
Many causes: Infection, abrasion, pad overuse, intercourse, etc. I think you get the idea. When it is swollen, get it checked out by a gyn md. ...Read more
What would cause my entire vagina or vulva to be purple and swollen, (even the part above the urine hole)? Also, it takes along time to urinate. Why?
My daughter is 10 and she is complaining that her left labia majora is swollen, hard and itchy. What can cause this? What should I do?
Does Tb neck lymphadenitis cause swollen lymph node on labia majora? Are they related?already taking treatment for 5 months.
A day after sexual intercourse realized my left labia majora was swollen like a ball.What could cause this?Any home remedy?Use heat pad?Its been 4dys.
Cyst: Could be a bartholin's gland cyst or infection - though the latter is really painful. Could also be an area that bled. You can try sitz bathes - sitting in a tub of warm water for 15+ minutes several times a day. If it's painful get seen. If it doesn't start getting smaller get seen. ...Read more
I had itchy discharges when i rubbed my vulva realy bad it became streched and swollen only the left side its pink color but thicker than the other?
GYN: Please see your gyn to test the discharge for infection. ...Read more
Find cause then rx: I would first identify the cause prior to blindly treati g withou knowing more. For example is this a tumor? Hernia? Metaplasia from chronic trauma? Is it lymphatic or vascular congestion? Positional? Work related? Congenital? Constrictive due to garment wear? Due to bone, skin, fat, nerves, vessels?, etc. Meet with your gynecologist for an examination. ...Read more
I've been to many docs and they don't know why I have a red vulva. No symptoms; just red/swollen. I've been given a cortisteroid which didn't help?
Extremely swollen, itchy, dry vulva. My clitoris is also itchy too. Because of this it is very painful. I have also observed white patches around area?
Extreme itch & very swollen vulva everytime i wash with regular soap like olay, caress etc. Yellow discharge. What is this? It's reoccurring for 2mnth
7years ago, i was virgin, my x- boyfriend licked my vulva,in 10 days i had swollen vuvla.Now i suffer from pain when pressing lymph nodes.is that hiv?
No: This isn't how HIV is transmitted and it isn't how HIV looks clinically. Often no explanation is ever found for these minor symptoms. I'm sorry things didn't work out for the two of you, but I hope you have memories that are still wonderful -- and more love in your future. If you have any doubts about your HIV status, please get a screen with your physician. ...Read more
My vulva is very itchy at times. I did feel a tiny pimple and now its gone. Its slightly swollen. Is there any OTC creams that i could try?
Try...: Vagisil or Replens to help with the dryness and itchiness. If this does not help the symptoms in a few days, I would recommend an evaluation with a gynecologist to determine if you have a yeast or other vaginal infection. Also, they can consult with you about possible hormone replacement therapy. ...Read more