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Genital Warts And Clitoral Itching
Genital warts or hemorrhoids? Around my anus it turns purple, and has about two purple bumps/lumps around, it started itching, and now itches more than before. I've noticed when I look in the mirror and push the bumps comes out bigger. How can I know if I
This sounds: Like hemorrhoids, either internal and/or external and does not sound like genital warts at all. Caffeine causes the itching and makes you constipated, having to push and thus hemorrhoid symptoms. Eliminate all caffeine and alcohol and drink 80-100 oz fluids per day. See a colorectal surgeon if this does not resolve. ...Read more
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Actual warts are: Whereas actual vulvar warts can usually be identified by careful inspection, skin that is only just infected with the virus will appear totally normal. These areas may develop warts later, or more often will just pass on the microscopic viral particles to other people who come into close contact. The list of all causes of vulvar itching is very long! ...Read more
Had a couple genital warts frozen, is itching around the vulva days after normal after this procedure?
Normal and expected: Wart treatments work by destroying wart tissue and/or causing inflammation. Both of these naturally are irritating. So if it's the wart-treated areas that are itching, it's normal. If you have more widespread vulvar itching, however, it could be something else, such as a yeast infection. In that case, check back with the doctor or clinic treating your genital warts. ...Read more
See a doc: The best thing is to get the warts treated. Liquid nitrogen (in the hands of an experienced doc) has very very good effects in making warts go away. There are other topical treatments...But they carry risks if not performed by the physician. ...Read more
Use to eliminate them or make the itching stop. Do the same remedies for regular warts work for genital warts?
How would I know if I have genital warts? I haven't had any discharge or I haven't been itching or burning. I have bled one time after sex.
Apparently had a couple genital warts around perenium, used apple cider vinegar on area, now itching?
Self help failure: How about a visit to the GYN MD as apparently the home remedy has produced complications with itching and you still don't know if the warts are gone or not. ...Read more
I'm 22 female. Have suffered wit genital warts for 4yrs : (doc freezes external ones but there's 1 by my clitoris, how can I treat these internal ones?
Aldara (imiquimod) or laser: I would consult your doc for an eval to see which rx option is best for you at this time. It is difficult to tell without an examination. Lesion near by the clitoris is still considered external and Aldara (imiquimod) cream may help. Carbon-laser destruction can also be done if appropriate based on result of evaluation by your doc. Also, would consider hpv vaccines series if u have not done so. Good luck. ...Read more
Is it possible to get genital warts on the clitoris? And if it is possible, will the warts hurt my clitoris?
I have reoccurring warts on my upper pelvis not on my vagina, libia or clitoris. Just my upper pelvis. Is this still genital warts??
Hi doctor. I have a small swelling and felling of itchy clitoris and perineum. Two weeks I've been using aldara (imiquimod) cream to genital warts. Which I think?
Aldara (imiquimod) cream can: Can cause a lot of external irriatation, please call your gyn so they can tell you what they suggest to help relieve the symptoms. ...Read more
Possible: Warts in general do not itch. But in the genital area, they may become irritated and can be itchy. Please see a dermatologist or primary care doctor for evaluation to make sure there are no other reasons for the itch. ...Read more
Probably: Since they are a viral alteration pot the skin the would most likely itch or be iffirated. ...Read more
I have bumps around my groin area. I'm scared that it is genital warts. They don't hurt or itch. Could this be something else? Please help
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. If you are sexually active you could have warts.
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Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
Is there anything I can use for genital warts that itch or are painful inside vaginal opening? Supplements, douches, anything OTC?
I have a bump on my penis, just a small one. It doesn't hurt or itch. I don't think it's genital warts cause I cut it but it didn't spread. Any ideas?
After my genital warts disappeared, I still feel an itch in my pubic area. Is the itch caused by my immune response to remnants of the virus?
Atypical location: The pubic area (basically the hairy area in front of the genitals) is not a common site for genital warts. Are you itching exactly where the warts were? Was your doctor certain of the diagnosis? Warts usually don't itch, even in areas where the immune system helped clear them up. Perhaps a yeast infection? Best to check with the doctor or clinic where your warts were treated. Good luck! ...Read more
I have bumps in my vagina hole that don't burn not itch, and would like to know what this could be. Vestibular? Genital warts? What's the difference?
Hemorroids vs genital warts. I've had hemorroids since my dtrs birth. They r protruding sumtimes...Ie, wen constipated or having straind. How wil I kno the difference between those n genital warts? It is itchy. Burns at times. But don't warts itch too?
Concerned I may have genital warts, bumps on penile shaft and scrotum that occasionally itch, but have never been sexually active?
Aldara (imiquimod) cause oozing but painless sores on clitoral hood when cream rubs on it. The majora where wart (next to clit) only itches. Stop use or continue?
Continue: This shows it is working. Use a tiny amount. I tell people to make a pin-prick in the packet and make it last a few applications. If the reaction is too violent, use less frequently. 3 times a week, sometimes less, is usual dose. ...Read more
What happens if I just discovered small genital warts I know its a concern but can I get rid of them a.s.a.p?
See a doctor: See a doctor or clinic for professional diagnosis and treatment advice. Over the counter chemicals and various folk remedies have not been studied scientifically and it isn't known how well they work, if at all. Some apparent warts actually are other skin conditions. Self treatment may change the appearince of skin bumps, without curing warts but making it harder to accurately diagnose. ...Read more
Yes: Warts are contagious if the area is susceptible. Not all body parts and not all people are susceptible. Also, there are 99 species of hpv. The one that causes common warts on your hand is not the same one that causes cervical cancer. Regardless, watch where and who you touch with that hand, and see a dermatologist to get rid of it. ...Read more