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Ulcers - mechanical?: Although it's possible to have abrasions and ulcerations from vigorous sexual activity, I worry more about bacterial and viral infections. I would recommend you go to an STD clinic or see a doctor to make the diagnosis here. There is treatment for what you have, so hopefully that will help with your symptoms. It's always good to practice safe sex and to communicate openly with your partners. ...Read more
Itchy pubic area directly above clitoris. Clitoral hood has a weird blister or raw lesion. Rawness between labia minora and majora. No STDs or stis?
You need an exam: Your symptoms are suggestive of a herpes simplex infection (sexually transmitted), but yeast (not sexually transmitted) may cause similar symptoms of rawness and itching. If you also have a white, cottage cheese-like discharge, it is more likely to be yeast. The bottom line is that you need to have an exam done by a health professional. And no sex until you find out! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Allergy?: This is very unusual and you need to discuss more details with your physician. Clearly if minimal contact occurred, there is a possibility of allergy or std. Review your history of topical agents applied such as makeup or lubricants or even latex exposure. If more aggressive contact, abrasion, irritation and inflammation is a possibility. Yeast infection is not likely in this scenario. Bacteria? ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Arousal: With sexual arousal, you get engorgement of the labia, clitoris, vagina, and uterus. The increased blood flow helps supply the needed nutrients for the sperm as they swim to their goal. This swelling may cause your labia to be more painful. Try different positions to see if you can be more comfortable. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Shouldnt: it shouldnt cause harm. Best Wishes Dr M ...Read more
Cause?: Certainly ice nearly always helps but prevention is key as well as identifying cause. If friction is to blame lubricants may help, however it could also be due to sensitivity to applied products such as lubricants, spermicidal agents or latex allergy/sensitivity. Anti-inflammatories may also help. Make sure std is not to blame & use appropriate precautions. Positions & specific sexual activities? ...Read more
Skin peeling under clitoris itching inpubic area rectal area.Also white vaginal discharge and small 2 pimple inthe vaginal opening?
Tiny barely visible white bumps on inside of labia minora. Painful to touch. Resemble whiteheads. After yeast infection. Due to excessive scratching?
Frenulum: This is an area called the labial frenulum. Traditional wound care is with 2-3 times a day cleansing or after urination/defecation with a sitz bath and/or gentle irrigation and light application of ointment. Small tears may be sensitive but typically heal in 7-10 days. Avoid intercourse during this time. http://www.bodysculptor.com/genital-rejuvenation/labiaplasty/ ...Read more
Yes it can: Meatal irritation is very common in babies, especially with use of cloth diapers. ...Read more
Female, very itchy urethra,swollen clitoral hood and labia minora, frequent urinating/burning, and soreness on top of vagina, ?
Labia minora is rough & has tiny little bumps everywhere? Is a rough labia normal? Pain during deep positions with sex & spotting afterwards?
See below: Roughness of labia is normal. Try using a lubricant like K-Y jelly before sex. If that does not help, it would be prudent to consult your doctor for an internal examination. 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