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Pimples On Vagina Area
Hi docs I was wondering can I get a pimple on the vagina area near the opening but In between the labia minora and majora also it hurts when wiping?
Bartholin's cyst: A Bartholin’s gland cyst is a small sac of fluid that forms when the opening of a Bartholin’s gland is blocked. All women have 2 Bartholin’s glands just below the opening of the vagina. Most women notice a lump in the vulva, but may be asymptomatic. Other times the main symptoms are pain or discomfort when a woman walks, sits, or has sex. The cyst can get infected and form an abscess. ...Read more
Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more
Yes.: Bartholins cysts are commonly seen in the emergency room when they become infected or inflamed. ...Read more
See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more
I have a pimple like thing on in the inner part of my vagina on the hole area (but not directly in the hole). Doesnt itch, hurt, or burn. What is it?
Not sure but it: Could be a cyst, wart, excess vaginal tissue etc. See ur gyn for any concern. Take care! ...Read more
I dont have a pimple like spot, but it looks like multiple white spots of layered skin placed around different area on the begining of my vagina. Im freaking out alittle bit because i never checked if its natural or not.
I feel a pimple in my lower groin area, kind of in between my anus and vagina. It doesn't hurt much; it's just uncomfortable. Is this concerning?
Yes: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
I popped a pimple on my vagina lip this morning and now they've spread to butt and basically the whole area i shaved earlier. This has never happened?
Folliculitis: People who shave often have this problem. It is usually caused by a rough blade or a dirty razor. If the infection is spreading you very well may need antibiotics and need to see your physician. ...Read more
I get really bad pimple scarring on my butt cheeks and my vagina area. How do I get rid of the scarring?
Depends on type: Scars in these areas are often associated with hidradenitis suppurativa. It is important that disease first be treated to prevent progression. Light scars will fade over time. Deeper scar or fistulas will require surgical excision, laser resurfacing and possible use of retinoids or other medications. ...Read more