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Hot compress: Try a hot compress to bring it to a head and drain it. It may be necessary to take antibiotics, or in extreme cases to have a doctor remove it. ...Read more
I have a pea sized red bump with a yellow centre on my inner labia minora. Pimple or sebaceous cyst? It popped but the yellow centre came back.
Cyst?: A recurrent lesion like this, if in the same spot each time, suggests a cyst, e.g. a blocked sebaceous or mucus gland. (You seem to ve aware of this possibility, since you selected 3 different kinds of cyst among your topic tags.) Best to see a doctor; minor surgery (opening it to drain, perhaps cautery) probably would prevent future recurrences. ...Read more
Around my clitoral hood and labia minora there are these tiny bumps that look like pimples! Labia minora is more stretchy on the one side! Normal?
Can be normal: It's normal to have some irregularities and 'bumps' on your hood and labia minora. Sometimes we are born with them, could also be enlarged pores, could also be tiny condylomas. If you've ever had sex, then possible hpv related. Definitely normal to have one labia be more stretchy then the other, just like normal to have one breast bigger than the other. Hope that helps! ...Read more
Pimple in labia minora. Just red and hurts to touch. Hasn't grown much but its been smaller. I've had it for at least 1 week.
Evaluation: I think you should have this evaluated by a physician. It's possible that it isn't a pimple and is a vesicle or raised lesion associated with a sexually transmitted infection. It could be a simple cyst and not associated with STI, but you would definitely want it to be evaluated in case there is an infection and you need to be treated. Hope that helps! ...Read more
I nowadays experience painful pimple on labia Minora which subside in 3-4 days, they don't ooze puss. Also frm last one year one minor labia is enlarged?
Go to doc: Get appt with your doctor. You should be examined and then treated ...Read more
Pimple on labia minora. Doesn't hurt unless I touch it hard. Went to bthroom and saw little blood on tlet paper. It was bigger yesterday?
Small smooth single bump on labia majora. Almost like pimple but unchanged for almost 1 year. No discomfort or other bumps. What could it be?
Cyst: Most often these are epidermoid inclusion cysts. Bartholin cysts are deeper. ...Read more
There is a bump on the right side of my labia it isn't a pimple or hair bump but it does hurt I tried to apply pressure to see if anything would come o?
Pimple on labia, doesn't itch or burn but has puss. It had popped, just a regular hair bump or something more?
Hello I've had this for a while, my left labia (inner) is inflamed with what seems to be little pimple structures they don't hurt or pop what are they?
I have what appears to be a pimple on my labia. How should I know if it's something more serious?
Observe: A single isolated pimple is unlikely to be anything sinister. ...Read more
Is it possible to have a pimple on the inner labia minora? If so, how long does it take to heal/ go away?
Yes: Anywhere you have hair you can have pimple like problems that start in the glands at the base of the hair. Heat applications can help these drain and heal. Once they drain, healing occurs in 1-2wks. ...Read more
Hello I have a itchy pimple inside my inner labia and it has been there for a couple of days. I recently popped it. Should I be concerned?
Possibly: The most common cause of an itchy pimple would be an ingrown hair or a blocked gland, but it's also possible that you could have an infection or something more rare, like a precancerous spot. If it doesn't heal in the next few days, you should see your gynecologist or dermatologist to let a professional look at it. ...Read more
Very very small little white dots all around my anus. No pain. Larger (yet still small) white pimple like dots on labia that are popable. No pain.?
Tough to say: Unfortunately, rashes and lesions need to be examined in person to be able to tell what the most likely cause/diagnosis is. See your Dr. Or the the GYN for the exam, Best wishes. ...Read more
I have pimples like on my labia, there's no blisters or etc. I think I may have a yeastinfection?
I noticed what seems to be a pimple on the inside of the outter labia. I tried popping it a few days ago, pus came out but now it's bigger?
I have a pimple in my inner labia. I had it for about 2 week now it hurt. I been putting hot warm compress on it. It size of dime look like pimple.
I'm very worried that I may have herpes! I have two pimple like bumps on my left labia but it was hard to pop, no fluid and it bled... Is it herpes?
Need an exam: To answer this question. This can't be evaluated online, please make an appointment and good wishes. ...Read more
I feel pain around my vulva so I checked it and saw that there at least 5 white pimple-like structures all over my labia. Is this a serious condition?
Probably not: Diagnosis of rashes requires a physical exam by a doctor. Many things can cause genital rashes. They include: viral infections such as herpes, molluscum, genital warts, hiv; non-viral infections such as candida, bacterial vaginosis, syphilis; allergic reactions. The molluscum virus most closely matches your rash and is passed by skin to skin contact among young adults. See your doctor. ...Read more
Std: A pimple on your labia majora could be caused from a variety of reasons so there is not one treatment that would be appropriate. You should see your physician or gynecologist to get a proper diagnosis and avoid sexual contact until you get treated because you may have an std (sexually transmitted disease). ...Read more
Likely a cyst: It is possible that you have a small sebaceous cyst. These usually are asymptomatic unless they become infected or become really large. Also bartholin's cyst can occur near the entrance of the vagina. Cysts usually occur from blocked ducts causing secretions to build up. Best thing to do is to see your doctor if it does not improve or resolve in 2 weeks. ...Read more
Minora or majora?: Is this on the minora or majora? On the minora era are a variety of mucous glands that may become obstructed or occluded causi g a small pimple like bump. On the majora, sebaceous glands or hair follicles may also be responsible due to ingrown hairs or cysts. If this does not resolve discuss with your physician for a review of other more obscure causes. ...Read more