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I have a hard lump on my vagina. Yesterday it was whitish but it's red like the rest of my vagina skin flaps. Can you help me just not going to a doc.

I have a hard lump on my vagina. Yesterday it was whitish but it's red like the rest of my vagina skin flaps. Can you help me just not going to a doc.

Possible cyst: Could be a cyst which can get inflamed or infected. Warm sits baths (sitting in warm bath water for 10-15 min) and topical antibiotic ointment can help. If it does not go away you will need to see a doctor. They may need to prescribe an oral antibiotic or remove it. A persistent growth needs to be evaluated and/or biopsies to rule out cancer. Read more

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I have a hard lump best my vagina lip, I popped it a couple of days ago and blood with some clear stuff came out hasn't gone away, what can it be?

I have a hard lump best my vagina lip, I popped it a couple of days ago and blood with some clear stuff came out hasn't gone away, what can it be?

A thing for your Dr: Whatever it is, It needs the attention of a medical pro, if only to prevent infection. They might test for the original cause and recommend treatment for that too. Don't pop lumps - especially when they are in areas that may risk exposure to bacteria. Read more

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I have a small hard lump on my vagina, slightly above my clitoris. It hurts but a warm compress so I can extract a small bit of pus. What do I do?

I have a small hard lump on my vagina, slightly above my clitoris. It hurts but a warm compress so I can extract a small bit of pus. What do I do?

Warm compress: A warm compress is a good home remedy, or you could sit in a bathtub of warm water (add a little epson salt or sea salt to the water). If a little pus is coming out on it's own, then you could encourage the rest to come out with a little firm pressure, avoid squeezing the lump hard - if it is ready to drain it will not require a lot of pressure. If it's getting bigger or increased redness see MD Read more

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I have this hard sore lump between my vagina opening&thigh. I also have some tan discoloration spots (had them for a long time). Should I be concerned?

I have this hard sore lump between my vagina opening&thigh. I also have some tan discoloration spots (had them for a long time). Should I be concerned?

I would schedule: To see derm or gynecologsit this could be something of concern or simply an inflammed lymph node. See doc to determine, and as far as spots derm should be able to diagnose but need to see Read more

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I have a hard, painful, big lump near my vagina. I feel like it grows a bit bigger every day. What do I have and why?

I have a hard, painful, big lump near my vagina. I feel like it grows a bit bigger every day. What do I have and why?

Depends: Depending on the location you could have a Bartholin's cyst or infected gland. Some hair follicles can get infected and cause the same thing. It may require drainage or an antibiotic if an infection is present. You need to have this checked Read more

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I have a hard lump under the skin on my vagina near my clitoris and it hurts if I press on it. What is it? What should I do about it?

I have a hard lump under the skin on my vagina near my clitoris and it hurts if I press on it. What is it? What should I do about it?

This: This is likely a cyst or even an abscess (closed pocket of pus) however you should have an evaluation to make sure. In the meantime, try warm compresses and soak in the tub three times a day for 15 minutes. Do not fill the tub all the way, use only enough water to cover your back side. Sprinkle epsom salt in warm water and soak. Please see a doctor. Best of luck. Read more

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I have a hard sore lump on top of my vagina it hurts.

I have a hard sore lump on top of my vagina it hurts.

Sore lump?: It could be a Bartholin's cyst/abscess but those are usually at the bottom of the labia. If it is at the top of your vagina ic could be an abscess or folliulitis. Either way hot soapy water to the area and if it does not go away you will need to see a doctor. Read more

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I have a small pea sized hard lump in my vagina that was never there before following the birth of my son and an abnormal pap should I be concerned?

I have a small pea sized hard lump in my vagina that was never there before following the birth of my son and an abnormal pap should I be concerned?

Yes: The two conditions, a vaginal mass and an abnormal PAP, may or may not be related. In all likelihood, they are unrelated. But, the abnormal PAP must be have followup exam (s) and or tests. The lump may be some scarring from the birth. Especially if you needed some stitches for a vaginal tear. Again, an exam is necessary and an excisional biopsy may be warranted. Read more

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I have abdominal pain and a hard lump in my vagina. Should I be woried?

See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. Read more

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What could be causing a hard lump on my vagina?

What could be causing a hard lump on my vagina?

Mass: A lump in the vagina could be an infection, a cyst, a blocked pore, or other issue. To know for sure an examination by a medical provider is recommended Read more

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I have a hard lump on the right side of my vagina its the size of two fingertips what could be the be?

I have a hard lump on the right side of my vagina its the size of two fingertips what could be the be?

Needs evaluation: 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. Without seeing it there is no way to confirm. If it's on the inside towards the lower edge it may be a Bartholin cyst Read more

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Have a small hard moving lump on my vagina next to my clitoris what could it be?

Have a small hard moving lump on my vagina next to my clitoris what could it be?

Concerning: 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. Read more

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I had a pap test done on monday today being tuesday I now have a hard lump on the inside of my vagina it is painful to sit. Is it from the pap?

I had a pap test done on monday today being tuesday I now have a hard lump on the inside of my vagina it is painful to sit. Is it from the pap?

Most likely no: Pap smear is an examination of the cervix and does include examination of the vagina and ovaries using a bimanual exam. I doubt that it would cause injury of the vaginal canal. I suggest going back to the doctor who performed it for a quick exam to make sure everything is ok. Read more

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I have a hard lump near the vagina (but not on) it is quite sore as well however, I do not want to see a doctor. I am only 14 if that helps...

I have a hard lump near the vagina (but not on) it is quite sore as well however, I do not want to see a doctor. I am only 14 if that helps...

Please: Consider having an adult or someone who is at least 16 years old ask this question for you. You need to be at least 16 years old to post questions on Healthtap. Thanks. Read more

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Hard lump underneath vagina but it's not painful?

? cyst: Women can develop cyst (fluid filled collections) in the vagina that present as you describe. However there is no way to know for sure. Without further eval. Make an appointment. Read more