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Red Bumps On Outside Of Vagina
Depends: Depends on if it is painful or itchy or the skin is broken, etc. ...Read more
Twice now I have had red bumps appear on the outside of my vagina. When first popped blood and hard puss, recently it was clear fluid. Herpies?
Small red painful bump on outside of vagina lips? Mom calls it a risen (boil). Is it infected? If it pops will I get tss? Mom says it will go away.
Boil or HSV: Herpes looks a lot like a boil. You should see a doctor and get it tested. Herpes has small bumps which can sometimes be filled with fluid. They can be red and painful. You won't get tss if you pop it, but see doctor before popping it so you can get it cultured. It's important to know so, if positive, you can tell partner and you'll need meds if have vaginal delivery to prevent transmission. ...Read more
Pea size smooth red bump on the outside of my vagina - sore, doesn't pop like a pimple - never happened before - help!
I have a red painful bump on the outside of my vagina like a mosquito bite saw it before but can't remember if it went away, was in the same place?
Bartholin Cyst: It is probabely a Bartholin's cyst and if it is painful have it checked it may be infected. ...Read more
This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more
See a doctor: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a doctor so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Hello I have a big problem I shaved my vagina area and I have red bumps that r hard and cant touch them they hurt so bad its hurts to stand?
It seems like you might have folliculitis an infection of the hair follicles. Please seek medical attention as you need antibiotics.
Wash the area with soap and water and topical bacitracin may help (avoid mucus membranes), but you still need to see a doctor to assess the severity.
Do not shave for now.
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See doctor: Consult a doctor to find out what they are. ...Read more
Rash: See your doctor to have it evaluated ...Read more
Time to see a GYN: W/out a clear picture of where and what these look like, it's hard to advise. If they're associated with shaving then I would avoid doing that, regardless it may be time to see a GYN to help you evaluate what's going on. ...Read more
I have small red bumps on my vagina. I thought it was from shaving but im not so sure that's the case anymore. What could they be?
Skin irritation: There are many causes of bumps on the skin outside your vagina - including having a reaction to shaving (the hair follicles become inflamed) other causes can be of more concern, so if it isn't better soon, you might want to have it looked at. ...Read more
I have been noticing some red bumps around the vagina area. No pain & I don't feel them unless I touch them. There is pus though. What is this?
See your doctor: You need to have an examination by your physician personally to see what's wrong. Your bumps should be assessed. ...Read more
Hello, I have a question. I have 2-3 small light red bumps near my vagina (that become itchy at times) and I wanted to know if there was something I could do at home to treat it.
Pelvic exam: You must be examined by your GYN. ...Read more
Irritation: May be from shaving. Checkfor lice.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have little red bumps near my vagina they don't hurt or itch they are just there how can I get rid of them?
Needs evaluation: There are so many things that could cause this. The next step if to schedule a visit for an evaluation to determine what the bumps are and decide what to do about them. ...Read more