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Clitoris Tenderness Symptoms
My clitoris is swollen and tender/hurts when touched. No other symptoms. What can this be? And what is it cause by?
I have a white painful sore on my clitoris and smaller, itchy sores in my vaginal area. I’ve also been having flu like symptoms. Is this Genital Herpes?
Exam: It is important for you to go see your primary care physician or OB GYN as this could be a number of conditions ...Read more
Been using clotrimazole vaginal cream for 2 weeks, symptoms are gone but my clitoris becomes red and sore after sex now plus my labia is puffy. Help?
Get checked: You need to have this checked by your GYN ...Read more
Why is my clitoris black and tender to touch, I woke up yesterday and just that tiny area is black, I assumed it was a bruise but im reall worried?
Congestion: This is one possibility. It is a highly sensate (increase density of nerves and blood vessels). Observe routine contact and perineal moisture precautions and see your ob/gyn if changes persist. ...Read more
I am 63 and have never had a problem with this until now. My clitoris is hanging down and it is tender when I sit. Aging has caused it to lose its f?
Clitoral swelling: Clitoral swelling and pain can occur because of infection, medication side effects etc. This type of change requires evaluation as soon as possible. ...Read more
I have some tenderness to the top of my vagina above the clitoris. Its slightly swollen and feels like there's a cut there.
"cut": There may very well be a "cut" there. Any number of things could have caused it. To facilitate healing you can do twice a day sitz baths. In addition, you can utilize dermaplast spray to help with giving relief. ...Read more
It's been a week since I last had sex and it burned when I peed, and now there are red bumps around my clitoris that are tender to the touch. Help?
My clitoris has been very tender for a couple of weeks, sexual activity makes it worse & crossed legs hurt it. What could it be and how do I relieve it?
I am having pain and tenderness on my clitoris I am a virgin I used some ingrown hair serum that think may have came in contact with my clitoris?
See derm: See dermatologist for evaluation.Get a more detailed answer ›
Cunningless performed by friend with tongue ring last night. Now clitoris and surrounding vulva are red, swollen and tender. Link to tongue ring?
Probable abrasion.: It's probably an abrasion and should get better if you leave it alone for a couple of day. Keep it clean and dry (pat it dry after shower or bath). If does not get better in a couple of days or if it gets worse, you need to get checked. ...Read more
My clitoris has been very dry and tender last 8 months. I have hpv, no warts around area. Not a yeast infection. How do I make it stop itching?
Try some cortisone: If doesn't clear up in a week see ur gyn. ...Read more
I had an allergic reaction on my neck/upper chest Saturday, the same day my Clitoris started feeling tender/slightly swollen. I can only link the new body wash I used to these reactions. I do not have any odor/rash etc, just a tender Clitoris.
Stop the body wash: I think you answered your own question. If you can link the symptoms to the new body wash. Easy answer is just to stop the wash. You may have an allergic sensitivity. ...Read more
Do I have herpes? Okay, so my vagina hurts, really bad. Just the outside of it hurts, though, not inside the vaginal canal. My clitoris hurts, extremely bad, to where even if I sit it's tender and immediate pain. Around the outside of my vaginal canal the
I 42 years old I have not had a period in over a month. I have tender and itchy breasts. Itchy clitoris light cramping feeling and a lot of gas.
Several things: 1. Home pregnancy test. If negative then monitor periods and see your doctor if they stay irregular 2. Get evaluated for the itchy genitals. Yeast is most likely but there are other possibilities. 3. Mammogram once per year and a breast exam by your doctor 4. Gas x is over the counter. Miralax (polyethylene glycol) helps if there is constipation. ...Read more
I'm on my material now and for the first time I have a pain on top of my viginal area by the clitoris. No pumps no sores it's s just sore. What do I do?
GYN exam: Multiple causes and you must have a GYN exam to rule out infection, inflammation, irritation or GYN abnormality. Common causes include: tight (thong) underwear, prolonged foreplay or masturbation, rough sex or chaffing. You should wear cotton boxer underwear and change twice daily. Advil or Aleve (if not allergic) will help with pain and swelling. I advise a GYN exam. ...Read more
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I have a small red open loping sore above my clitoris and a small cut on its side. I am really scared about what is might be. Any opinions?
I have a hard area to one side of my clitoris that is painful and sore to the touch. It almost looks like a growth. No discharge, odor, discoloration?
Why is it sore?: If the clitoris is sore because of an infection or injury it is best to find out the cause before "treating" the soreness symptoms with anything by seeing a GYN MD. If the clitoris is sore from "overuse" let Mother Nature have some time to process a repair as that is her way of saying "ouch". ...Read more
Clitoris area feels sore or bruised. If I sit a certain way or my pants push against that area it makes it worse?
Looser pants: Pants that are tight in the crotch can cause trauma. Consider wearing something a little looser until you heal. Take care. ...Read more
My clitoris has been really sore after some private time with my girlfriend two days ago. It looks normal but it hurts.
Let it rest: Handle with care, that's a delicate organ. A few days rest should help; if not you may need to see a doctor. Good wishes. ...Read more