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Little Bump Inside Vagina
Exam: Truly should get checked. This is one of those things that require exam ...Read more
Hey, I have a question. I have a little yellow bump inside my vagina, where the opening is but inside. What is it? What do I do? Help me!!
Bartholin's cyst: It's kinda like a pimple in the vaginal area. This is one possibility. Many times, it pops in its own. Other times, it may need to be landed/cut for relief. Another thing you can do that sometimes provides relief is a Sitz bath. Basically, you take a shallow basin/pan, fill it with some warm water; mix in a touch of Epsom salt and soak the perineum in it for about five minutes daily. ...Read more
Hi, I've been getting little white bumps inside my vagina. When I asked the doctor said I'm allergic to the condoms that I'm using, could that be it?
Condom Allergy: I agree with previous assessment, white bumps not classic for allergic reaction. If there is concern for a latex allergy then seeing an Allergist for latex skin and serum testing might be helpful. Definitely recommend follow-up with OB/GYN to examine lesions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
"Sight (site) needed.: This needs a "sight"/site evaluation by a GYN MD in his/her office. In this virtual forum, I am "blind". ...Read more
It depends: Possible causes: yeast, stds, normal variant you'd not noticed before, other vaginitis/vulvitis, other skin conditions, warts, molluscum contagiosum. Other symptoms: pain, discharge, odor, itching, risks of std? Your might ask your mother about it, and if it doesn't go away, have your mother make a doctor appointment. ...Read more
Can be: There are a lot of different things that can cause bumps and cysts in the vaginal area including inclusion cysts like pimples, cysts in glands like the Bartholin's glands, and even abscesses which can be very painful. If you have an enlarging mass you need to see your PCP, GYN, or an urgent care clinic for an exam to be sure what is going on. ...Read more
I have small hard to touch bumps on my vagina that have been there for a month. What can I do to remove this?
I have a small bump on the outside right of my vagina. It doesn't hurt and feels soft. What is it and should I be worried?
Bump: It is hard to say what the bump is with so little information, or not seeing it. I suggest going in to see the doctor b ...Read more
I have a bump by my vagina but not close close to it how concerned should I be about it? It doesn't hurt a lot but only a little bit.
That: That could be several different things. Sometimes, if a patient shaves, then a hair follicle can get infected, this is called folliculitis. Another possibility is called bartholin abscess, when the glands of the labia (the outer portion of the vagina) get infected. Other infections can also cause this such as staph. Please have a complete gynecological infection to get this checked. If you develop increased pain or fever then you must be seen as an emergency. ...Read more