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What do you suggest if my labia is stretched and I was wondering if guys would have a problem with it?

What do you suggest if my labia is stretched and I was wondering if guys would have a problem with it?

Not usually: Labia size is highly variable women to women. It usually doesn't cause problems for you or for guys. If the labia is so long that it hangs out of your underwear or swimsuit or causes pain during intercourse, it can be shortened with a surgical procedure. Best wishes! ...Read more

Vulva (Definition)

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


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I have a small bump under skin on the right side of labia minora.it doesn't hurt and comes and go.I never had this problem before?

I have a small bump under skin on the right side of labia minora.it doesn't hurt and comes and go.I never had this problem before?

It's usually a : Hidradenoma , which is a benign sweling 'bump' which comes up in the genital and axilayry area,this some hormonal affected.If it goes and comes with out becoming infected slow it subside without disturbing it. ...Read more

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Can hormones cause vestible/labia minora to be red and irritated at age 32 and what treats it if thats the problem?

Can hormones cause vestible/labia minora to be red and irritated at age 32 and what treats it if thats the problem?

Irritation: Hormones if low can be associated with a dry labial area and that can cause irritation. If that is the problem they can help. Other thoughts would be a fungal infection. ...Read more

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I am a virgin. I have never had intercourse or oral sex. However, I have itch on my labia. What could be the problem?

I am a virgin. I have never had intercourse or oral sex. However, I have itch on my labia. What could be the problem?

Multiple options: Havinfg itching is not uncommon, try some monistat cream first or gold bond medicated powder with Hydrocortisone cream. It will likely resolve quickly. ...Read more

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Please help me, I have really long inner vagina lips or 'labia minora'. Will this cause any problems?

Please help me, I have really long inner vagina lips or 'labia minora'. Will this cause any problems?

Not a problem: The labia come in many shapes , sizes and colorations. Having long labia minora is a normal variation and will not affect your sensation, sexuality or sexual function. Some consider these to be a mark of beauty and some are upset by this. If this bothers you, and it should not, then see your gynecologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have never had problems like this before. But i got extremely swollen lips (labia) after sex . What happened?

How do I know if I have never had problems like this before. But i got extremely swollen lips (labia) after sex . What happened?

Inflammation: This has happened to my patients before and is almost like an allergic reaction. You may have a yeast infection, this is the most likely. You could also have an underlying bacterial infection, a doctor could check you for that. Lastly, a condition known as vulvodynia can sometimes cause this. Elizabeth stewart's book, the v book goes through all in detail. Start with antifungal first and see. ...Read more

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Believed to be a cyst on left side of vagina labia, hurt during sex a couple times, no problems since. Should i get it drained still?

Believed to be a cyst on left side of vagina labia, hurt during sex a couple times, no problems since. Should i get it drained still?

Infected Cyst: What you are describing may be a sebaceous cyst (clogged hair follicle) or an infected bartholin's gland. Either can get blocked and filled with fluid or by the normal bacteria in the area. It can cause pain with sex. It can be drained or removed. You should see your provider to have this evaluated. ...Read more