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Is it normal for my baby to have swollen genitals?

Is it normal for my baby to have swollen genitals?

Yes: Newborns often have swollen genitals from mom's hormones and sometimes related to the trauma of coming through the birth canal. Older babies should not have swollen genitals. Suddenly swollen genitals in combination with fussiness or definite pain should be considered a medical emergency. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my baby to have white discarge in her vagina?

Is it normal for my baby to have white discarge in her vagina?

Normal event: Many newborns have a mucous sticky discharge present in the first days after birth.Some will also have a small amount of menstrual blood. After ten days of age this is not common or normal. ...Read more

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Between my anus and vagina looks to be swollen and blue looking is this due to child birth over a year ago? Still sore

Between my anus and vagina looks to be swollen and blue looking is this due to child birth over a year ago? Still sore

Not likely: Due to child birth. May be an external thrombosed hmorrhoid. Best to see your ob-gyn , pcp or a colon and rectal surgeon to make the diagnosis and offer any treatment if needed. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my private part to be hurting when i'm 26 weeks pregnant and have my feet swollen?

Is it normal for my private part to be hurting when i'm 26 weeks pregnant and have my feet swollen?

Swollen feet: It is common for feet to be swollen during pregnancy as you are increasing pressure on your feet due to increased size of your body. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my baby to be teething on his hands?

Is it normal for my baby to be teething on his hands?

Yes: Sure, hands and fingers are like built-in teethers! plus, they're hard to leave at home or in the car! ...Read more

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The BCG site of my 3month old baby is swollen and has pus in it. Is it normal? What should I do?

The BCG site of my 3month old baby is swollen and has pus in it. Is it normal? What should I do?

Secondary infection: Go back to the pediatrician and have this looked at immediately. It may be a primary bcg infection (which is rare but can occur), or more likely a secondary bacterial infection which can become very severe in a 3 month old. Go asap and get this seen and attended to. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a girl to have itchy eyes when straightening her hair?

Is it normal for a girl to have itchy eyes when straightening her hair?

Itchy eyes: If you are using hairspray or other chemical products to straighten your hair, you may be having an allergic response to the product. This may be affecting your eyes. You may want to use a different hair product, and obtain some artificial tears, such as theratears or systane, to use in the eyes. If this does not help, seek help from a local ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my doctor to be able to feel my baby's head but not have any cervical change?

Is it normal for my doctor to be able to feel my baby's head but not have any cervical change?

Being Pregnant: Yes. Of course. You can feel your baby's head through your abdomen. Why would you think the doctor could not feel it through the walls of your vagina or uterus? ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a swollen vagina after sex?

Is it normal to have a swollen vagina after sex?

No: If it resolved I'd not worry, but it's not normal. Sex too rough? Not enough lubrication? Possible latex allergy if a condom was used? Use of potentially irritating feminine products, soaps, douches? ...Read more

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Is it normal for my baby to have pigeon toes?

Is it normal for my baby to have pigeon toes?

Yes: Babies in the womb usually have their feet pointed in and they don't start to straighten them until they get older and start using their legs more. If your child is starting to walk and tripping due to their feet turning in, talk with your doctor. ...Read more

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My wife is 8 month pregnant and have a severe itching in her belly. Is it normal? And what should we do?

My wife is 8 month pregnant and have a severe itching in her belly. Is it normal? And what should we do?

Call her OB tonight: So her OB can advise her what to use not normal to have sever itching , assuming nothing strange is going on which your OB can determine there are safe anti itch meds to use in pregnancy so please call her OB tonight. ...Read more

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Im 26w preg. Is it normal for my right vagina lip to be swollen? It seems like its all the way up to my right gland too. I have a head cold.

Im 26w preg. Is it normal for my right vagina lip to be swollen? It seems like its all the way up to my right gland too. I have a head cold.

No, it is not.: You have an infection. Please go to see gyn or a primary care physician to sort it out asap. It also could be an internal blood lot... Good luck! ...Read more

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My infant has yellowish eye discharges since birth. Is it normal and what can I do to it?

My infant has yellowish eye discharges since birth. Is it normal and what can I do to it?

Not normal: Could be blocked tear duct. Try massage gently tear duct at the corner of inner eye. If not working need probing to clear tear duct See pediatric opthalmologist. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my baby to have swollen genitals?

Yes: Newborns often have swollen genitals from mom's hormones and sometimes related to the trauma of coming through the birth canal. Older babies should not have swollen genitals. Suddenly swollen genitals in combination with fussiness or definite pain should be considered a medical emergency. ...Read more

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My infant son has a swollen area on his pelvis that wasn't there a few hours ago?

My infant son has a swollen area on his pelvis that wasn't there a few hours ago?

Could be a hernia: If your baby is not in severe pain, you can contact your doctor's office to schedule a routine appointment to have it checked out. If your son is having pain, vomiting or any other worrisome symptoms, it's best to be seen right away. Hernias may present as a bulge in the groin and that condition can be diagnosed by a physical exam. Sometimes the bulging comes and goes, but best to call your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it normal for an 11 year old girl's genitals to be swollen/enlarged? She has not started her period but is developing.

Is it normal for an 11 year old girl's genitals to be swollen/enlarged? She has not started her period but is developing.

Hard to say: Your description is vague and may or may not be accurate enough to say what is happening. The inner lips of a girl may grow quite a bit during puberty, from a minimum or "innie" appearance to major "outie" look. One side can be larger than the other. If the tissue is actually swollen, and not just different, it deserves an evaluation by the doc. ...Read more

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A friend of mine had genital herpes, she is complaining about getting swollen lymph nodes in the neck & pimples on chest.Is it normal?

A friend of mine had genital herpes, she is complaining about getting swollen lymph nodes in the neck & pimples on chest.Is it normal?

Two kinds of Herpes : Genital herpes does not affect face or upper part of the body. The symptoms you describe need medical attention. Consult your medical doctor. Hope this is helpful information. ...Read more

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Blood work, normal. Ct pelvis, normal. Swollen spleen, testicular pain, hemorrhoids, weakness, fatigue, eye pain, unintentional weight loss, back pain?

Blood work, normal. Ct pelvis, normal. Swollen spleen, testicular pain, hemorrhoids, weakness, fatigue, eye pain, unintentional weight loss, back pain?

Need more work up: None of the things you mention should be related to eye pain in my experience. See an ophthalmologist to explore things that could be related to the eye pain part, but you really need a reason for the swollen spleen, testicular pain and weight loss more than just a ct scan and blood work. Every city has what i call the "zebra" doctor. We have a saying that the thunder of hooves should be horses. ...Read more

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Could a UTI cause my genitals to be swollen and itchy, but not cause any pain when I pee?

Possibly STD: Symptoms likely due to yeast infection or possibly sexually transmitted chlamydia or herpes. Suggest you have it checked out by your primary health care provider or gyn dr. ...Read more

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8wks preg. Woke up itching genitals and thought yeast infection. Got the 7da monastat. Went to use it after show and labia are swollen 2x size?

8wks preg. Woke up itching genitals and thought yeast infection. Got the 7da monastat. Went to use it after show and labia are swollen 2x size?

Needs exam: You will need to schedule an exam to see what is going on. You may not have a yeast infection and have something else. You may have had a reaction to the medication. ...Read more

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Hello, I remember being in contact with poison oak. Now my lips are very itchy, also, my genitals feels really itchy, and its swollen.... It's embarra?

Hello, I remember being in contact with poison oak. Now my lips are very itchy, also, my genitals feels really itchy, and its swollen....
It's embarra?

May need to be seen: Put some over-the-counter hydrocortisone on for now, perhaps under plastic wrap. If you have any trouble breathing or aren't able to sleep, get seen. I'm going to assume that this is due to your exposure to the leaves. ...Read more

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Can a painful hemorroid cause swollen genital lymphnoids?

Usually not: But an abscess around the anus which can resemble a hemorrhoid, can cause inguinal adenopathy indicating an infection. This requires urgent diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Is it severe if I have a genital furuncle and the ganglion next to it got swollen?

Is it severe if I have a genital furuncle and the ganglion next to it got swollen?

Furuncul: Boils can occur anywhere on your skin. It is a bacterial skin infection. The common symptoms are: painful, red bump that increases in the size over a few days. Boil also can cause a fever. You can actually treat a single boil at home by applying warm compresses to relieve pain and promote natural drainage. Take some nsaids otc. If concerned or high fever see your pcp. ...Read more

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I think I have genital herpes i recently had protected sex and a day later all my glands are swollen . I also blead a little after sex. Wat cud it b?

See a doctor: Condoms do not protect you from all types of infection, but they are effective at protecting from HIV and hepatitis. What you're experiencing could be something serious, and prompt medical evaluation is indicated. Herpes does not usually cause swollen glands alone, and it is not a common reason for bleeding after sex. ...Read more

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Odds of catching HIV from genital rubbing in a 1 time encounter? Had swollen lymph node 2 months after. I almost entered her but not fully wats r odds

Odds of catching HIV from genital rubbing in a 1 time encounter? Had swollen lymph node 2 months after. I almost entered her but not fully wats r odds

Near zero: This kind of contact is very unlikely to transmit hiv. Husbands of infected wives, during the old days before effective treatment, seldom turned positive even after years of unprotected sex. I am glad you asked. If you care for one another, it would be a good thing to both get tested. ...Read more

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Fiance had red itchy rash that is spreading on genital, swollen and no leaking.

Fiance had red itchy rash that is spreading on genital, swollen and no leaking.

Need eval to know dx: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more

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Hi, i have genital wart...i m using tree tea oil to cure it... it is now swollen and bleeding..wht should i do?

Hi, i have genital wart...i m using tree tea oil to cure it...
it is now swollen and bleeding..wht should i do?

Get seen: I suspect that you've become allergic to this stuff ("herbal remedies" are often not what they're labeled as). Please stop using this or other "pop" remedies, and get with your personal physician. You don't want to get a nasty secondary infection down there. ...Read more

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It's been day 3 my left genital swollen and hurts (very tender) body feel feverish slight headache. No sexual partner.

It's been day 3 my left genital swollen and hurts (very tender) body feel feverish slight headache. No sexual partner.

Epididymitis?: I guess "left genital" means your testicle, right? It sounds like you probably have epididymitis, an infection in the testicle. Chlamydia and gonorrhea are the most common causes in people under age 30-35, but non-STD infections are the main cause in older men and many younger ones as well. See a doctor ASAP; an antibiotic prescription may be urgently need to save your testicle. Good luck! ...Read more