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What cause the labia skin to be darker than the body skin colour?

What cause the labia skin to be darker than the body skin colour?

Pigmentation: Increased pigmentation in the labia is normal in the same way that your lips are more pigmented than your surrounding face. ...Read more

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The external female genitalia including the mons pubis, labia majora and minor, clitoris, vestibule, ...Read more


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I have this dark brown raised spot on labia. What could it be?

I have this dark brown raised spot on labia. What could it be?

Melanoma: Worst case scenario: A dark brown raised spot on a labia could be malignant melanoma. A specialist, starting with a gynecologist ought to be consulted. ...Read more

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I have a dark spot on my inner labia, it doesn't hurt and it isn't raised or anything. It's a darker color brown. I also have small white bumps that l?

I have a dark spot on my inner labia, it doesn't hurt and it isn't raised or anything. It's a darker color brown. I also have small white bumps that l?

Here are some...: Without a direct look & feel, it is hard to say what they may be although clinically they most likely represent hyperactive sebaceous gland or its small cyst, which are common but harmless with no need for care except being annoyed by their look or potentially related infection like acne or abscess. More? To articles listed in http://formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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My labia majora is darker than my skin tone, as in like black. What cause this and how can I bring it back to its original color?

My labia majora is darker than my skin tone, as in like black. What cause this and how can I bring it back to its original color?

Need exam: While a change in pigmentation might be completely normal with age, if you have noticed a dramatic change in the color over a short period of time to "black" then i think a visit with an ob/gyn seems like an excellent idea. ...Read more

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What causes a swollen labia, and yellowish-brown discharge after sex?

What causes a swollen labia, and yellowish-brown discharge after sex?

Possible infection: Like herpes, bacterial std or non std, allergic reaction, you need to see your gyn for an evaluation and clutures and blood work can be done. ...Read more

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Im 19 a 0,5 cm flat dark brown oval mole-like spot suddenly appear on my outer labia is it normal?

Im 19 a 0,5 cm flat dark brown oval mole-like spot suddenly appear on my outer labia is it normal?

See below: If you are sexually active, it may be a wart. It would be prudent to see your doctor as it is not feasible to know what the lesion is without examining it.
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Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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What could cause vein to swell on labia minora? It is dark blue/purple, I am being treated for uti. I am not pregnant. Area is slightly swollen.

What could cause vein to swell on labia minora? It is dark blue/purple, I am being treated for uti. I am not pregnant. Area is slightly swollen.

Here are some...: What you saw is what you have lived; so, the dilated vein on labia minora could be just what you are born with but manifested at this time of life and not related with UTI and over time, it may worsen. To help know what may happen to life, perusing the listed articles in http://formefirst.com/eBlogList.html and in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more

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Flat dark brown spot size of pencil eraser on labia. Burning sensation. Red raised spot inside vagina. Same sexual partner for 18 years. Concerned.

Flat dark brown spot size of pencil eraser on labia. Burning sensation. Red raised spot inside vagina. Same sexual partner for 18 years. Concerned.

Depends: The burning sensation is my biggest concern that there may be some sort of infection, but the bumps you described could be unrelated. May be a simple a yeast. Would pop into your gyn and have them take a quick look. ...Read more

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What causes the labia to swell?

What causes the labia to swell?

Anything...: ...From an allergy to a lubricant or condom component to simple friction. If this is a significant and/or persistent problem, you'll need to see your gynecologist. ...Read more

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I am feeling pains in my labia minora what is the cause because?

I am feeling pains in my labia minora what is the cause because?

Huge gamut of possib: A lot of different possibilities for this - ranging from irritated vulva or vulvar cellulitis (infection), trauma, musculoskeletal pain, etc. Has to be examined in person to start narrowing down that list of possible things ...Read more

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What are causes of a swollen labia minora?

What are causes of a swollen labia minora?

It depends: The level of "trauma" to the labia minora can be minor or more severe. Sex that is too long, too rough, too dry etc can cause severe swelling. It is also possible that you have developed an infection, std or some other problem. If the swelling does not resolve, you need to be examined, call your doctor! ...Read more

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What cause an cut in the labia of the vagina.

What cause an cut in the labia of the vagina.

Options: An open sore on the labia may be anything from irritation from a yeast infection to herpes. It my be dryness. Sometimes a new, larger partner will cause the tissue to tear. She should see a gyn. ...Read more

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What causes blood like blisters to labia?

What causes blood like blisters to labia?

Friction/varicose?: This could be due to a friction iinjury causing shear or stress to cause blood filled blisters. It could also be a form of varicose veins or vascular malformation similar to hemorrhoids or port wine stains. You should discuss with your gynecologist. ...Read more

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What would be the cause of a blood blisters on your labia?

What would be the cause of a blood blisters on your labia?

?hemangiomas?: Hemangiomas are often mistakemly called "blood blisters". However something called angiokeratomas can also be possible. Having this examined would help you clarify the diagnosis as there are other things that can present similarly. ...Read more

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What does darker colored labias mean?

What does darker colored labias mean?

Probably nothing: It is not uncommon for inner labia to be darker than outer labia. The skin is thinner for inner labia and one is likely to see more underlying vascular or blood rich tissue. See your doctor if this new or you are not sure. ...Read more

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What can cause the skin around the labia to itch?

What can cause the skin around the labia to itch?

Lots of things: Some common, some rare. An exam will probably lead to a directed therapy. Meanwhile the OTC Hydrocortisone is likely to help. ...Read more

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What causes the labia to lose shape and turn purple/black?

See physician immedi: See physician immediately to assure no vascular problem. ...Read more

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My labia minor is larger than usual brownish purple is this normsl?

Could be...: Without pain , trauma or infection - I wouldn't worry too much. If this is the only notable area on your body with a change in pigment then it's likely ok- either way- if concerned or have pain, trauma or infection as mentionned- see you doctor for confirmation. :) good luck ...Read more

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Is it normal if your labia major to be a shade darker than the rest of your body?

Is it normal if your labia major to be a shade darker than the rest of your body?

Yes.: The hormonal effects on the genital tissues affect their color as well; darker labia majora are normal. ...Read more

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I have a small brown spot on my inner labia. it's flat and doesen't move. it's been there for more than a year?

A year is just a day: A year is just a day in Cancerland. If that thing gets bigger, changes in shape or color or gets bumpy, head straight for your doctor! OK, now that I've alerted you, don't sweat too much, it's probably OK. But probably's not good enough. Keep an eye on it. ...Read more

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One side of my labia looks completely different from the other. It's darker and stretchy. It also hangs over my clitoris, is this normal?

Probably: We like to think of our body as being the same on one side and the other. This is not always exactly true. Our bodies are not completely symmetrical. If there is a dramatic difference in your labia you should schedule a visit with an ob/gyn to confirm your findings. There are cases where one side did not form correctly. There are cosmetic options to repair this. ...Read more

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My left inner labia is dark(grayish) I'm vergin! I've never checked it before so I can't tell if it's been always dark or it just got dark.

My left inner labia is dark(grayish) I'm vergin! I've never checked it before so I can't tell if it's been always dark or it just got dark.

Can be normal: you are of an age where you should begin to see an OB/GYN. make an appointment to discuss, but it may have always been that way. let them help you. ...Read more

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I found a dark like frekle spot on one side of my labia. Its painless smooth and im not sure if it has always been there. There is no pain ?

I found a dark like frekle spot on one side of my labia. Its painless smooth and im not sure if it has always been there. There is no pain ?

Schedule a visit: 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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What causes a labia to "overgrow"? Mine personally was never large as a younger child (obviously) but grew very large and long during puberty.

What causes a labia to "overgrow"? Mine personally was never large as a younger child (obviously)  but grew very large and long during puberty.

Tissue receptors: The overgrowth of the labia minora is a selective growth response to your hormones of puberty. When they protrude to a significant length(elephant ears), or one side exceeds the other in length,surgical reduction can be preformed by someone with experience in the procedure.If this is producing pain or dictating your clothing choices, set up a visit. ...Read more