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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

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Boil is also known as Abscess. 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

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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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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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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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 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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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...?

Bartholin abscess: You may have an abscess of your Bartholin gland. Apply hot compresses until the abscess comes to s head and then see your doctor for possible drainage and treatment. The novidat may not work against the abscess. Amoxicillen may work better ...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 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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