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How do you make a boil on your vagina go away before it gets bigger?

How do you make a boil on your vagina go away before it gets bigger?

Sit n soak: If you have a bath tub at home sit an soak in warm bath for about 15-20 minutes. Best if done at least twice a day. Other option is applying a clean wet hot compress to the area. Reapply when it cools and repeat. Wear cotton underwear during the day and no underwear at night to bed. ...Read more

Boil (Definition)

A boil is an infected epidermoid cyst of the skin. Usually related to sebaceous glands, which secrete waxy/oily lubricant ...Read more


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Hello I was wondering how to take care a boil on your vagina? I'm not sure its a boil but that's my guess since its red and big round bump on my inner lip of my vagina and it hurts bad. I am a very clean woman and have no diseases at all nor does my husb

You need to be seen.: This sounds like an infected cyst, which needs drainage to get relief of the infection and pain. It has nothing to do with cleanliness or diseases---just bad luck! Go to an ObGyn or FP or if you can't get in quickly you can go to an ED for some pain relief and a referral. Meanwhile, sit in very warm water; you can also use a hot water bottle, wear a warm washcloth or a hand warmer to the area. ...Read more

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How can boils go away off your vagina?

How can boils go away off your vagina?

"Boils" away: The most common causes are a Bartholin gland or hair follicle infection. Sitting in a hot or warm bath can often facilitate the rupture of the labial boil. However, if this technique is unsuccessful, a GYN MD visit should be done. ...Read more

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Will dental amoxicillin help my boil on my vagina go away?

Will dental amoxicillin help my boil on my vagina go away?

Probably not: Amoxicillin is the antibiotic of choice for mouth infections. Please consult your ob/gyn doctor for a recommendation. Also, you will also need an examination by your doctor. ...Read more

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I have reoccurent boils on my vagina. Somtimes they may bust and go away on their own other times I may burst them. Help please?

I have reoccurent boils on my vagina. Somtimes they may bust and go away on their own other times I may burst them. Help please?

Many options: It sounds like you may have a condition called hydradenitis. There are quite a few treatment options. Many women have trouble like this if they shave the pubic area so the first suggestion is to clip or go natural rather than shave. If that isn't the cause or that change doesn't help, we move on to other treatments that may include skin scrubs, oral medications and in some cases laser treatment. ...Read more

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I think I have a boil by my vagina and its large in size, it hurts to sit, walk or have underwear on period. What can I do to make this pain go away?

I think I have a boil by my vagina and its large in size, it hurts to sit, walk or have underwear on period. What can I do to make this pain go away?

It may several: Causes If that painful I would go to the ER or your physician to see what the real cause is and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Small red painful bump on outside of vagina lips? Mom calls it a risen (boil). Is it infected? If it pops will I get tss? Mom says it will go away.

Boil or HSV: Herpes looks a lot like a boil. You should see a doctor and get it tested. Herpes has small bumps which can sometimes be filled with fluid. They can be red and painful. You won't get tss if you pop it, but see doctor before popping it so you can get it cultured. It's important to know so, if positive, you can tell partner and you'll need meds if have vaginal delivery to prevent transmission. ...Read more

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I have big pimple like red, painful boil on inner vagina. I took novidat500gm twice daily. Todsy's 5 day. I started having burning urination problem...?

I have big pimple like red, painful boil on inner vagina. I took novidat500gm twice daily. Todsy's 5 day. I started having burning urination problem...?

Dysuria: Dysuria is the feeling of pain, burning, or discomfort upon urination. Although dysuria frequently indicates the presence of a urinary tract infection (UTI), it can have a variety of causes. Dysuria should always trigger a visit to a health-care professional for evaluation and diagnosis.

http://www. Emedicinehealth. Com/dysuria/article_em. Htm#dysuria_overview ...Read more

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I have a big boil on my butt rt cheeck. Two under my arm rt arm one on each lip of my vagina small ones and two coming in my vagina wall. No insurance?

Free health clinics?: Sometimes, you can get cheap or free healthcare at clinics that allows you to be treated.
Daily showering and good hygiene may improve your condition and resolve the cysts / boils as well. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of a boil on your vagina lip?

How do you get rid of a boil on your vagina lip?

Warm compresses: If you are not getting resolution with warm compresses or lying in epsom salt bath - let your doctor know. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have a boil on your vagina n you had squeeze it n your starting to have a sharp pain n your stomach?

What does it mean if you have a boil on your vagina n you had squeeze it n your starting to have a sharp pain n your stomach?

Not related.: The two events are not likely to be related. Such infections should not be treated by squeezing but warm compresses, antibiotics and surgical drainage if necessary. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have a boil on your vagina?

Is it possible to have a boil on your vagina?

Yes: Boils can occur in practically any region on the skin. The vagina and surrounding region is generally rich with glands/bacteria/moisture and thus a common area for development of boils. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a boil on my vagina? Can you have more than one boil on your vagina

How do I get rid of a boil on my vagina? Can you have more than one boil on your vagina

Plan; yes: Boil; either needs drainage or has drained itself. Are they recurrent? Is this a longstanding problem? Are you diabetic? Keep area dry, difficult I know. After daily bath or shower dry as well as you can. Apply Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ointment twice daily if bad see doctor for possible antibiotics decontamination protocol ...Read more

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Acne or boils in my vagina? After shaving? What can I do. Where should I go? Derma or obgyne?

Acne or boils in my vagina? After shaving? What can I do. Where should I go? Derma or obgyne?

Either one: Either one will be fine. Whoever you can reach first should be the fine.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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I have abcesses on my vagina. Is it an illness? Is it bad? What do I do? I have boils, abcesses on my vagina. They usually come and go all the time but im just curious to know. Why do they appear? Is it an illness?

I have abcesses on my vagina. Is it an illness? Is it bad? What do I do? I have boils, abcesses on my vagina. They usually come and go all the time but im just curious to know. Why do they appear? Is it an illness?

Typically: Typically these types of lesions on the vagina occur not too long after shaving or can occur from small cuts on the vagina due to scratching or other minor trauma. You will need antibiotic treatment if this is in fact what you have. Please see a doctor for an examination in order to confirm this diagnosis.
Best of luck. ...Read more

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Boil on top of my vagina?

Boil on top of my vagina?

Abscess: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. It sounds like you may have an abscess that needs to be drained. ...Read more

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What to use on boil in the vagina?

What to use on boil in the vagina?

Bartholin Cyst?: Bartholin glands are 2/3 of the way from the top (front) of the vagina on either side. If the gland's duct gets blocked and a cyst forms (can get very big) see a gynecologist. If it gets infected it becomes a painful pus filled abscess. If its draining pus then encourage drainage with massage and warm wet compresses but if worse or spreading redness go to ER for antibiotics and I and D by doctor ...Read more

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What is the cause of boil in d vagina?

Vaginal boils: Vaginal boils are caused by a combination of the glandular tissue, a moist environment and a bacterial rich region of the body. ...Read more

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How long does a painful vagina boil last?

Viral infection pain: If you are certain it as boils than you have to be seen by gyn to rule out herpes besides trauma. Vaginitis seldom presents as boil. Except aforementioned possibility. No matter what you definitely need a gyn consultation. Take care. ...Read more

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Boil or something on vagina. What should I do?

Boil Viral??: You need a gyn visit asap to ascertain you do or do not have viral infection or something more serious but for your age infection will be the most likely diagnosis. But you should see a gyn soon. ...Read more

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Boil on the vagina first time, what should I do?

See your Gyn: You should have a Gyn look at it so you know what it is. There are a few things that can cause this. Best wishes! ...Read more

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I have noticed some boils in my vagina. They are white and seem to be increasing. What can be the cause of this?

I have noticed some boils in my vagina. They are white and seem to be increasing. What can be the cause of this?

This may be related: To any infection. See that you have abdominal pain, fever, dizziness and boils in vagina. Recommend that you seek prompt medical evaluation. If temp is >104 or abd pain is severe -go to er. Take care. ...Read more

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I have a either a cyst or boil on my vagina and it just started to swell have could I slow it down stop and make it go down and stop the itch or pain?

I have a either a cyst or boil on my vagina and it just started to swell have could I slow it down stop and make it go down and stop the itch or pain?

See a doctor: Impossible to really say without a physical exam; one fairly common cause of a lump that starts swelling would be a Bartholin's or gardner gland cyst. Your doctor may be able to perform a procedure to help evacuate the cyst and provide symptom relief. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a boil near my vagina and anus?

Perineal abscess: Drain it, see surgeon, take antibiotics. Which should be started before surgery.
Obtain specimen sent for culture and sensitivity, once results known; change antibiotic to which bacteria is sensitive too.
Keep area clean, avoid soaking of dressings, do dressings changes as required, initially 2-6 times a day which will reduce with time. ...Read more

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I'm getting boils a lot lately, in my vagina, in my bum, my armpits, I'm very clean so I'm really scared, what could be causing them?!

Various: A twenties female with scattered recurrent "boils" has an quandary. Either she is being exposed to a density of environmental germs or has a constitutional problem. Perhaps there is a nutritional deficite. Deficiencies in the immune system and certain immunoglobulins might be causal. The type of specialist to encounter would be an infection disease (id) doctor. ...Read more

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Can a STI cause boils/cysts in or around the vagina area? Without me knowing?

Boils and Cysts: I do not know of any stds that cause these symptoms. This sounds serious. I hope you are working with your physician to get your skin healed. ...Read more

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