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Found a spot/lump on outer vagina, is purple/red, about half cm in width and isn't sore. Should I be worried? Scared it may be a tumour.

Found a spot/lump on outer vagina, is purple/red, about half cm in width and isn't sore. Should I be worried? Scared it may be a tumour.

Tumor unlikely: What you described suggests that h lump is a Bartholin cyst. It forms due to blockage of a gland near the opening of the vagina. There is no urgency, unless the cyst gets infected and becomes painful. You can wait to have it checked out at your next visit to the doctor. You may consult this site for info in this topic: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bartholin-cyst/basics/definition/CON-20026333 ...Read more

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There is pea sized lump on outer vagina within pubic hair area, is purply red in colour and not sore with no redness surrounding it. Should I be worri?

There is pea sized lump on outer vagina within pubic hair area, is purply red in colour and not sore with no redness surrounding it. Should I be worri?

Possible Abscesses: It sounds like you may have some abscesses with or without cellulitis. You may need antibiotics and possible drainage of the abscesses if they are fully formed. In the meantime analgesia like paracetamol and ibuprofen will help but also running the area under hot water and soap as often as it is convenient should help. You should let a doctor take a look at it. ...Read more

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Lump inside of vagina?

Lump inside of vagina?

Show your GYN: You really need to show your gyn. ...Read more

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Lump in my vagina iching

Lump in my vagina iching

Any : Any vaginal abnormalities, especially a "lump" should be evaluated by a doctor. The itching is non-specific and could point to many things. Please seek care. ...Read more

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Why do I have a lump in my vagina?

Why do I have a lump in my vagina?

Need exam: Within the vagina (not on the outside) this might represent an inclusion cyst, your cervix, or prolapse related issues - go in for an exam and they will tell you exactly what it is! ...Read more

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I have a lump on the side of my vagina?

I have a lump on the side of my vagina?

Simple vs serious: Our bodies always have things that grow and change. Skin, fat, muscle, lymph nodes, bones, can change shape, get larger, more prominent due to many factors. The vast majority are not cancer but simply unusual growths like fatty tumors, cysts, skin tags, moles, etc. Most cause no symptoms and can be watched. If they cause symptoms or change colors, bleed, bruise or hurt, then see your doctor. ...Read more

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What could cause this lump on my vagina?

What could cause this lump on my vagina?

A "lumpy" answer: Sorry, but this question requires an examination of the area to give you an accurate answer. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my vagina, what should I do?

I have a lump on my vagina, what should I do?

A Bartholin's Cyst: It is very ikely that you have a barthoin's cyst--it is typically not an infection but can be caused by infection which blocks the gland/duct, thus collection of fluid (swelling) to cause the "bump." this can be size of a pea up size of an egg. Simple incision may do the job, but if infected, antibiotic is needed and cyst may need to be excised. Consult your doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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What can this large lump inside my vagina be?

What can this large lump inside my vagina be?

Blocked gland: The most common reason for a lump inside the vagina is a blocked gland. There are a lot of gland that produce lubrication in the area. Sometimes with sweaty rubbing, dead skin and bacteria can get pushed into the pore of the gland blocking it. Fluid will get backed up and form a lump. The best thing to try first is moist heat for 10 minutes 2-4 times daily. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my vagina and it is painful?

I have a lump in my vagina and it is painful?

Get it looked at: We can guess what it might be, but it is best for you to know what it is. This means that you have to get it looked at and get a pelvic exam. Symptoms like these deserve a full evaluation in person by your health care provider. The fact that you are having pain indicates that it needs evaluated. Good luck and i hope it is something simple and benign like a simple cyst. ...Read more

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I have a black lump in vagina, what can I do!?

I have a black lump in vagina, what can I do!?

Need more info: We would need more detailed information to give you a helpful answer. Probably the best thing is to have your doctor take a look at it to be sure you're ok. ...Read more

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What could be causing a hard lump on my vagina?

What could be causing a hard lump on my vagina?

Mass: A lump in the vagina could be an infection, a cyst, a blocked pore, or other issue. To know for sure an examination by a medical provider is recommended ...Read more

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What to do if I have a lump in my vagina! help!?

Gyn: go see your gyn physician. only way to know for sure what this is is by looking at it and doing an exam. Lots of benign reasons for a lump ...Read more

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