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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?

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?

Vaginal symptoms: Best to go have this checked out. May be a simple yeast infection (usually itchy), but the aching and fatigue are unusual for yeast, and raise a concern for other infections, especially if you are sexually active. ...Read more

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I have purple sore spots on my vagina and I am concerned can you help me?

I have purple sore spots on my vagina and I am concerned can you help me?

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

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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

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

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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?

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

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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?

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

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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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Purple/red pea sized spot In groin area between vagina and thigh. Not sore. Is it bad?

Purple/red pea sized spot In groin area between vagina and thigh. Not sore. Is it bad?

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