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Purple Spots On Vagina
Bad Itchiness & tingling in vagina since a week, had muscle aches & fatigue before this. Just found 2 purple spots in vagina. Never had sex. F 20?
Sore spots: I don't really know what the sore spots would be without a more detailed history and physical exam. If you had rough sex, or any trauma to the vaginal area, that certainly could cause Purple "bruise" like sore spots. If they do not resolve then have the GYN look at them. Good luck. ...Read more
I get purple vaginal spots near my vagina and I get under the skin spots too. What does this mean? Will these mark? How can I get them to stop coming
It would be best: If these lesions were visualized with a history. Right now we would be guessing about what the cause is. Recommend in -person medical assessment for accurate diagnosis and recommendations. ...Read more
My vagina is blood red and sore I have two dime size black/purple spots on each side of my ciltoris with yellow/white crusty substance. What is this?
Have examination: This would require an examination to figure out. Certainly trauma or infection would be 2 things to think about. ...Read more
Hi! I have one purple spot inside my vagina, it doesn't hurt or itch. It's not really big. My boyfriend noticed it a few months ago and it's still there. I was wondering if you could tell me any possibilities of what it could be?
I bled during sex recently. I noticed there is a tear at the opening of my vagina & there's a painless purple spot inside my vagina. What could it be
Vaginal Cuts: This article describes some of the features of what you describe: http://www. Everydayhealth. Com/sexual-health/avoiding-vaginal-cuts. Aspx. Uncomfortable as they are, most vaginal cuts will heal, especially w/ good lubrication. The purple spot is probably an area of bleeding from a small blood vessel. Check w/ your gynecologist and agree on the best plan for you for healing/ avoiding future tears. ...Read more
I've a purple spot (not sure if it's flat), quiet big, smooth, soft and painless, just inside my vagina. I bled during sex recently. What could it be?
Hemangioma?: Capillary malformations on the skin can present as hemangiomas (red-purple papules) anywhere on the body. With trauma, they can bleed. Best to have a gyn or dermatologist look at it to be sure it's not something else. ...Read more
Spot on the upper outside of my vagina, above the opening + to the side by an inch each way: dark redish purple oozing puss and blood, reoccurring?
I have a purple spot near the entrance of my vagina. 2 more seem to be appearing below my urethra. I get vaginal pain for weeks. What could this be?
Gyn exam: Get checked since there can be many causes: bruising, irritation, benign caruncle- you must be examined by your gyn. The pain is an additional issue which should be addressed. ...Read more
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.
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
Try hot compresses: Most likely not. Could be an ingrown hair or an inflamed gland. Please try using hot compresses- hot washcloth applied for 15 min, 3x/day for 2-3 days to see if this gets better. If growing or worse, needs doctor evaluation. ...Read more
I have a painful black/purple spot on the lips of my vagina, I have the flu, I have only had one sexual partner who had no stds. What is it?
See a doctor: Without seeing and examining you it is impossible to diagnose. Go see someone, and feel better. ...Read more
Skin condition or C: If the white-spots come off when you scrape them, they are usually related to your vaginal discharge. A yeast infection while give you a white clumpy discharge. If the skin itself is white-colored it should be biopsied as vaginal cancer or pre-cancer can turn white. There are also non-cancerous skin conditions that will turn it white. A biopsy will diagnose. Best wishes! ...Read more
Spots inside vagina: They are very likely to be sebaceous cysts. Sebaceous cysts are usually painless, slow-growing, small bumps or lumps that move freely under the skin. It's important not to touch or try to remove the substance inside to prevent tenderness, swelling, and infection of a sebaceous cyst. Sebaceous cysts most often disappear on their own and are not dangerous. Women fear that they are herpes. ...Read more
I have white dry spots around my vagina even through my butt, it even burns a little bit! What would this possibly be?
Skin eruption: It is difficult to try and diagnose a skin eruption by words alone. I would highly recommend you visit your gyn or even a dermatologist to best determine the cause of the problem and good solutions. Until you visit them, a good topical, over-the-counter antifungal cream (metronidazole) may be helpful. ...Read more
I'm having these freckle like spots on both my Laps, just below my Vagina, and it's expanding day by day. What could be the problem?
Difficult to say: You did not state your age. However, it's difficult to say without an examination and possible biopsy. It may be a number of things such as physiologic or postinflammatory hyperpigmentation, melanocytic nevus, molluscum, folliculitis, condyloma or even a melanoma, etc. See your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
There are white spots out side my vagina not inside and I don't know why, im not sexualy active so I don't really get why this I happening to me
Poss normal: Please see your clinician, as it is not possible for me to offer you an opinion without more information or a photo of the "white spots." However, , given your young age, lack of sexual activity, and description, it is likely very benign. Take Care! ...Read more
Need a GYN evaluatn: Any new discoloration, especially if irregular in shape or color, should be evaluated by your ob/gyn. In many instances, this is a benign issue, however, depending on the nature of the spots, you may need a biopsy by your doctor. ...Read more
How to keep my vagina from ripping in some spots? Above my clitores there's a small cut from pulling it to far apart is this normal? How to fix this?
Not normal: Vaginal tissue should not tear from pulling it apart. That is not normal. You need to schedule a visit for an examination. Yeast, herpes and other infections can cause symptoms like cuts. Skin disorders such as lichen sclerosis can cause this as well. Schedule a visit for an examination. ...Read more
Vulva skin lesions: The skin area of the female genitals is called the vulva, and it is susceptible to all the kinds of skin lesions that afflict all areas of skin. You can have a rash there with flaking, like psoriasis. You can have crusty skin lesions, wart like growths called seborrheic keratoses. You can have pimples, that may dry and form scabs. Try a dandruff shampoo to wash the area and Cortaid (hydrocortisone) cream. ...Read more
Red lesions: Discoloration of the vaginal skin can be normal or a sign of an infection. If this is a new finding, an examination by an obgyn is recommended ...Read more
I have 3 red blotchy spots on the outside of my vagina near my hole, do you know what it might be?
Can't say for sure.: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more
I have two round spots that have come up on my vagina lips inside they don't hurt or itch what is it?
See your doctor: When something new occurs and you are unsure of what it is your doctor can examine you and give you a diagnosis. That will help you know what it is and how to treat it if necessary. Hope you get peace of mind. ...Read more
My sister alize is a virgin and she is noticing a lot of dark spots on her vagina lips what could this be?
I have a white cauliflower like brown patches in my vagina, and brown spots on the walls of my vagina, what is wrong with me?
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. Your description suggests genital warts and it would be prudent to see a doctor.
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I have spots on my vagina for three days they are very itchy and I do not know what can I do can you tell me what will help me?
Maybe an infection: You should really see your healthcare provider to examine you and possibly do a culture. Some infections are sexually transmitted. It would not be right to recommend a treatment to you with this limited information. You need an exam for your own safety. ...Read more
What would cause flat blackish spots near vagina, closer to perineum, almost look like smudge, cause for worry? 53 in perimenopause.
Macules: I would recommend you visit your dermatologist for a skin exam, it should alleviate any concerns you have. As far far as macules go the ABCDs are the most important descriptors. Your doctor will look for asymmetry, borders, color, and diameter. Most likely they are benign macules or if they are slightly raised with a stuck on appearance, seborrheic keratosis. Stay calm and call your dermatologist ...Read more
I have hard spots on the outside and top of my vagina. I also have Crohn's disease and seems to be mid flare. Is this anything for concern?
Get it checked:
Sometimes, small inclusion cysts can be present which don't necessarily warrant any significant intervention. They can be drained in the office if needed. I would bring this to the attention of your GYN on your next visit.
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I'm 21, and I have been shaving my vagina for about 5 years now. Ever since then I have red spots/dots there. What's the best way to remove it?
1. Wash the area with mild soap and water before shaving
2. Dry thoroughly
3. Use a shave lotion/cream or other lubricant.
4. Shave in one direction only - don't go over the area again.
5. At the end, apply a mild astringent, aftershave=type product, or diluted rubbing alcohol to tighten the pores
6. Keep the area clean and dry for at least a day. ...Read more