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Noticing Grayish vaginal discharge as my genital herpes heal is that normal?

Noticing Grayish vaginal discharge as my genital herpes heal is that normal?

Vaginitis : Sorry to say but I think you may have more than one problem here. A grayish vaginal discharge can come from bacterial vaginosis, trichomonas, gonorrhea, chlamydia or possibly other disease. I hope u can get this checked out promptly. Remember also to always try and practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Are moles in genital area normal?

Are moles in genital area normal?

Yes: Moles can occur anywhere on the body, however, infection with human papilloma virus (hpv) a sexually transmitted disease, can cause growths that look like moles. If you are sexually active, please have these moles evaluated by your physician. ...Read more

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Are vaginal (outside lips like edge of leg crease & pubic area) & rectal (around outside of rectum) skin tags normal? No hist of hpv, hetero, married.

Are vaginal (outside lips like edge of leg crease & pubic area) & rectal (around outside of rectum) skin tags normal? No hist of hpv, hetero, married.

See answer : Skin tags are very common and generally occur after midlife. They are believed to be the result of skin rubbing against skin which is why they are generally found in skin creases and folds (neck, armpit, groin). More common if overweight, diabetic, or have other family members with them (genetic). No treatment needed unless cosmetically bothersome or causing irritation. ...Read more

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Female, married recently.Intermittent itching occurs in the external genital area, labia minora & majora &area above the clitoris. Is talc good to use?

Female, married recently.Intermittent itching occurs in the external genital area, labia minora & majora &area above the clitoris. Is talc good to use?

No: Corn starch is better than talc. You might want to make sure you don't have an infection, like yeast/monilia. And try to see if your soap, or perfume is irritating your skin. ...Read more

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Male having female body shape?

Male having female body shape?

Many different cause: Klinefelters syndrome is common, but there are many other genetic disorders and disorders of sexual development that could produce such a picture. ...Read more

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Is vestibular papillae in the labia minora normal in the female anatomy?

Is vestibular papillae in the labia minora normal in the female anatomy?

BenignAndAsymptomati: Benign asymptomatic anatomic variant of the vulvar epithelium present in 1% women Yes it is normal and is present 1% of females.It is not caused by HPV Virus and should not be confused with it ...Read more

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36 yr old female found 2 tiny hard lumps in vaginal wall ca?

36 yr old female found 2 tiny hard lumps in vaginal wall ca?

Get it checked !: At your age, primary vaginal cancer is not likely. More commonly these are plugged glands or hair follicles or infections of the vaginal wall(HPV for example). Occasionally cancers (such as cervix or melanoma) can cause cancerous lumps in the vaginal wall. See a gynecologist or family doctor soon. ...Read more

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What causes bumps in female private area? 

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What causes bumps in female private area? 

Lots of things: There are natural bumps that occur in the labia, or lips, that surround the vagina and the vagina itself can often be lumpy. These lumps are usually skin coloured or pink and soft and due to glands under the skin and generally cause no problems. If you have any funny coloured lumps (darker than your skin or white), hard lumps or painful lumps then you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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In bimenual pelvic exam of daughter, how doctor check labia minora and majora & anus internally-not externally by inserting 2 fingers in vaginal wall?

In bimenual pelvic exam of daughter, how doctor check labia minora and majora & anus internally-not externally by inserting 2 fingers in vaginal wall?

Please Clarify: I am sorry, but I do not get the question or the concern. Please explain what you are worried about. Do you think the doctor missed something? ...Read more

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Painless white lesion which involves buccal mucosa bilateral ,in 50 year old female?

Painless white lesion which involves buccal mucosa bilateral ,in 50 year old female?

WaitForTheWhitesOf..: If bilateral it usually means something irritative, like the teeth scraping the sides of the mouth, but not always. In general, persistent white patches in the mouth may mean trouble, especially in smokers or ex-smokers and drinkers, especially if just on one side. But take no chances and see an ENT doctor or oral surgeon for a take-look. Chances are it's nothing but there's a small chance it is. ...Read more

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Painful inflamed lump in female genital area?

Painful inflamed lump in female genital area?

See a doctor: Any type of skin disorder is best handled in person where the doctor can see and feel it to know exaclty what it is. It could be herpes or a cyst or a bartholin's cyst. Get it checked out asap. You might need some antibiotics or surgery to have it removed. ...Read more

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3 year old male with small hard mass on anal opening. Appearance is clear/light grey in colour?

3 year old male with small hard mass on anal opening. Appearance is clear/light grey in colour?

Have him seen: Might be a cyst or a hemorrhoid...But need to make sure it is not a little abscess. Have him seen soon. ...Read more

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24 y.O. Had large lumps in each outside labia for years. Didn't worry, now am. No itching, burning and periods normal. Could these lumps be normal?

24 y.O. Had large lumps in each outside labia for years. Didn't worry, now am. No itching, burning and periods normal. Could these lumps be normal?

Needs an exam: 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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Female22 5^2 about200pounds. Noticing more white chunky type discharge in vaginal creases near clit&inner lips/minora look clammy/scaly with red&white?

Female22 5^2 about200pounds. Noticing more white chunky type discharge in vaginal creases near clit&inner lips/minora look clammy/scaly with red&white?

Discharge: The more folds the more areas collect discharge which often times looks white and thick. Gently pull up on the folds and clean with mild soap and water. This should help. ...Read more

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Wierd bumps appearing on scrotum penis shaft and inner thighs help! (I'm a male)?

Wierd bumps appearing on scrotum penis shaft and inner thighs help! (I'm a male)?

Here are some ...: Without a direct look and palpation, it's hard to give an accurate Dx. But, clinically, these bumps may be just overgrowth of sebaceous glands resulting in various size of bumps, which are harmless and require no Rx except the occurrence of superimposed infection. If more uncertain, bring the info of onset, duration, & progress of these overt time to see Doc timely. Best wish ... ...Read more