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I have a small black spot, just beside my clitoris. It's slightly raised and sensitive to touch. It can also get a little itchy. Any ideas what it is?

I have a small black spot, just beside my clitoris. It's slightly raised and sensitive to touch. It can also get a little itchy. Any ideas what it is?

Must be seen.: It is most likely benign but it need to be seen to make sure it is not a melanoma. If you have had it all your life and it has not changed and is smooth and regular it is probably fine. If it is new, irregular of has different areas of color it might not be. It just needs to be looked at to determine that and the sooner the better. ...Read more

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The clitoris is a female sexual organ present in mammals, ostriches and a limited ...Read more


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2 red spots where the line of the vagina starts above the clitoris in between the line red, itchy and both in exact spot in opp sides? Shaving caused?

2 red spots where the line of the vagina starts above the clitoris in between the line red, itchy and both in exact spot in opp sides? Shaving caused?

Could be: These could definitely be because of shaving, just irritation. At the same time, if you had unprotected sex, you need to watch the spots, and if they grow, start to weep or have pus, please see your primary care provider. In the future, please use protection. ...Read more

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I have a raw spot just underneath my clitorial hood after oral sex. It's tender to touch. I have an itchy vulva. No discharge stinging or burning?

I have a raw spot just underneath my clitorial hood after oral sex. It's tender to touch. I have an itchy vulva. No discharge stinging or burning?

Need to see doc: A tender ulceration or bump on the genitals needs to be evaluated. This is a question that can not be answered without an exam. A tender bump or ulcer could be genital herpes or other infections. Please schedule a visit promptly. ...Read more

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Clitoris is itchy and red, help?

Clitoris is itchy and red, help?

This might be a: Yeast infection. If you haven't had one before - it is best to have the diagnosis confirmed by your physician. If you wear tight fitting pants - it could also be related to friction. ...Read more

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I have a red and itchy clitoris. And am so worried I don't know what to do?

I have a red and itchy clitoris. And am so worried I don't know what to do?

See a doctor: The symptoms suggest an infection or an irritation. You may initially try applying an OTC anti-fungal cream topically. If that does not help, then I would recommend that you get it checked out by a doctor. ...Read more

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My clitoris is itchy and it turns swollen bec I rub it so hard. Please advice?

My clitoris is itchy and it turns swollen bec I rub it so hard. Please advice?

Itching: You need to have an evaluation to determine why you are itching. You may have an infection or an allergy. ...Read more

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My girlfriend has a bump by her clitoris and is sometimes itchy we have both been tested and don't have anything what can it be? Please reply ASAP

My girlfriend has a bump by her clitoris and is sometimes itchy we have both been tested and don't have anything what can it be? Please reply ASAP

If herpes is negativ: And this is is a recurring bump at digffent places not painful. If Herpes is negative then possibly a hidradenoma or a hairbump. This is similar to what occurs under the armpits. ...Read more

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What causes clitoris to be itchy?

Yeast infection: Commonly causes itchiness of clitoris. So can thong panties or reaction to washing detergent. ...Read more

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My clitoris has small white flakes around it and it somewhat itchy...concerns?

My clitoris has small white flakes around it and it somewhat itchy...concerns?

Yeast?: You may be seeing yeast especially if the white flakes can come off. Over the counter yeast creams should fix this. If the area looks blistered then an exam needs to be done to exclude herpes ...Read more

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I have been having an itchy clitoris for about a month now. It's not swollen. Sometimes when I itch it, the skin rips. I'm 17 and a virgin. Help?

I have been having an itchy clitoris for about a month now. It's not swollen. Sometimes when I itch it, the skin rips. I'm 17 and a virgin. Help?

Dermatitis: You should get checked by a gyn or dermatologist.

Is it the clitoris or the clitoral hood.? Spontaneous itching without any stimulation could be from soaps or perfumes or some sensitivity to a chemical.
If you aren't having sex but are rubbing or masturbating then this could be physical irritation. You need to have a thorough conversation to determine the source. ...Read more

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My clitoris is itchy and the outside of my vagina pls help been 3weeks?

My clitoris is itchy and the outside of my vagina pls help been 3weeks?

Thrush?: Could be a candidal infection, might try over the counter antifungals but it still could be other types of infection, STDs or herpes, or an allergic reaction. Hard to say exactly but would have your doctor take a look. ...Read more

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Small itchy bumps on labia and clitoris, what is this?

Small itchy bumps on labia and clitoris, what is this?

See gynecologist: You should see a gynecologist as soon as possible. It could just be an infected hair follicle but it could also be an std. It is always best to get it diagnosed by gyn so you can get the best treatment. ...Read more

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Itchy clitoris? No std's. Possible causes?

Itchy clitoris? No std's. Possible causes?

Yeast: Yeast is most common cause of genital itching. Consider an over the counter anti fungal and apply to area of concern. Of persists then consider speaking with gynecologist and exam. ...Read more

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Itchy glans clitoris. And it's only there, no soreness, no redness.?

Itchy glans clitoris. And it's only there, no soreness, no redness.?

Yeast, or soap: It could be an early yeast infection. Other possibility is that you are having a reaction to soap, or new undergarments.

If it persists, see your physician. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have itchy bumps on the skin of your clitoris?

What does it mean when you have itchy bumps on the skin of your clitoris?

Manymany causes: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This is probably eczema. ...Read more

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I'm 23 weeks preg. I've been having a really bad discomfort itchy kind of feeling in between my clitoris and uretha what can it possibly be?

I'm 23 weeks preg. I've been having a really bad discomfort itchy kind of feeling in between my clitoris and uretha what can it possibly be?

Itchy pain: Perhaps you have an infection of the skin in this area with yeast (fungus) that can develop in vaginal area. It is common for yeast to overgrow during pregnancy. Call your doctor to see if you can try some anti yeast (anti candida fungus) cream or what ever the medical recommendation is for you. ...Read more

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My boyfriend and I have fooled around every other day this week and now my vagina/clitoris are very raw and almost itchy feeling, what to do?

My boyfriend and I have fooled around every other day this week and now my vagina/clitoris are very raw and almost itchy feeling, what to do?

Yes: Vaginal itching without discharge can indicate infections like yeast or stis like herpes. It can indicate an allergic reaction to household products like certain soaps and laundry detergents. There are also some skin conditions liked lichen sclerosis which can cause vaginal itching. Hormone deficiencies from menopause or breast feeding can also cause itching. ...Read more

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My Clitoris is itchy and swollen could it be a yeast infection?

My Clitoris is itchy and swollen could it be a yeast infection?

Yeast infection: A swollen and itchy clitoris can be symptoms of a yeast infection. ...Read more

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Am pregnant in 5 months. Having discomfort in my clitoris. Not itchy not swollen. Could it be UTI?

Yes: Women who are pregnant often have unique sensations when they have a uti, not the typical pain and burning with urination that non-pregnant women may have. If you're worried, definitely see a doctor and have them test your urine. Sometimes a yeast infection may cause symptoms, but not itching, so be sure to have doctor check for that as well. ...Read more

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Are small itchy bumps on clitoris STD related?

Are small itchy bumps on clitoris STD related?

STD: Without being able to see these and test you appropriately my best advice would be to see your gynecologist and have this examined. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read more

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I have itchiness on the vulva and clitoris coupled by a thick white flaky like discharge no odor.

I have itchiness on the vulva and clitoris coupled by a thick white flaky like discharge no odor.

May be yeast: The only way to know what this is is to be examined by your doctor. It may be a yeast infection. If an over the counter yeast medication solves the problem then most likely that's all it was. Other possibilities include lichen sclerosis, lichen simplex chronicus, allergic reactions and psoriasis. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Have just one pimple little itchy no red not discharge no spreading next to my clitoris what this could be?

Have just one pimple little itchy no red not discharge no spreading next to my clitoris what this could be?

May be wart: Consult your doctor, let him examine you and do some investigation to exclude STS diseases, also to prescribe the treatment. ...Read more

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I have a swollen gland next to clitoris after masturbation. Its itchy and painful. What could it be? I am 23 years old.

I have a swollen gland next to clitoris after masturbation. Its itchy and painful. What could it be? I am 23 years old.

See a doctor: Without an examination it is difficult to tell. There are many skin conditions that can effect this area too. I would recommend follow up with your doctor. In the meantime, avoid scratching. May try ice every 20 minutes on/off for irritation for 1st 24 hrs.
Recommend seeing a doctor for further evaluation and testing ...Read more

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Hi, my clitoris hood is itchy and seems to be swollen. I have no other itchy places nor do I have white vaginal discharge. Why is my hood itchy?

Contact dermatitis: The first thing is to eliminate harsh soaps, douches, and rubbing articles of clothing like tight jeans or thong underwear which can transmit bacteria from the peri anal area to the vagina or clitoris when moist. If this problem is still unresolved, see a GYN MD or clinic for assessment. ...Read more

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I have small cuts in my vagina around the clitoris! It hurts a lot when I clean my self and it's itchy all most of the time! I'm taking tamoxifen.

I have small cuts in my vagina around the clitoris! It hurts a lot when I clean my self and it's itchy all most of the time! I'm taking tamoxifen.

Get prescription: See your provider. I'm so sorry you've dealt with breast cancer! You may need a prescription cream. A steroid cream or possibly combination antifungal/steroid cream may help. See your provider! Good luck. ...Read more

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3 days ago my inner lips and clitoris have been itchy mostly when I touch them, it also burns and I also have bumps on the inner lips. What can it be?

3 days ago my inner lips and clitoris have been itchy mostly when I touch them, it also burns and I also have bumps on the inner lips. What can it be?

Need to look at: When you say itching and burning I immediately think of either a yeast infection or genital herpes. Have you been exposed to herpes that you know of? You'll need to have a doctor look at the area to determine for sure and offer you appropriate therapy. ...Read more

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Have an red itchy little bit burning very sensitive almost can't even c tear on my clitoral hood. Very vsensitive around clitoris also and red no pain?

Have an red itchy little bit burning very sensitive almost can't even c tear on my clitoral hood. Very vsensitive around clitoris also and red no pain?

Needs exam: There are lots of things that could cause bumps, lumps and blisters on the genitals. I encourage you to schedule a visit for an exam and testing to determine the cause. Then the doc can tell you the treatment. What you are describing is concerning for genital herpes. ...Read more

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Really itchy vulva, clitoris and thighs, had treatment for yeast infection which hasn't worked what else could this be?

Pruritis: This mean itching and it could be due to anything. Would check first on the potential for your reacting to medications you may have been using to treat the yeast infection, but the best thing to do would be to see your doctor and have them do a thorough history and exam and diagnose you appropriately. Best wishes that this clears up quickly. ...Read more