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Red Sore On Pubic Area
There is pea sized lump on outer vagina within pubic hair area, is purply red in colour and not sore with no redness surrounding it. Should I be worri?
Possible Abscesses: It sounds like you may have some abscesses with or without cellulitis. You may need antibiotics and possible drainage of the abscesses if they are fully formed. In the meantime analgesia like paracetamol and ibuprofen will help but also running the area under hot water and soap as often as it is convenient should help. You should let a doctor take a look at it. ...Read more
I've had this sore on my pubic area.
It's red, and kind of looks open in the center. It hurts to the touch.
Infection: I would be concerned for some type of infection. Get checked. ...Read more
I shaved my pubic area and saw small spots of blood. Now I have painful red sores and my inner thighs are sore. What is this? Should i be worried?
About 2-3 weeks after shaving, I have red sores on my pelvic/pubic area and my groin is itchy and sore. What should I do?
Got a bite 2 weeks ago in pubic area between legs. The area is still sore, dark red/burgundy and bleeding. How do I treat this so it goes away?
I have a red lump in the pubic area, it is quite firm and sore to touch and about the size of a fingertip, is it something I need to worry about?
I recently shaved my pubes for the first time and now 2 hard red lumps have formed at the top of my pubic area. They are sore to touch. What is it?
Local inflammation: There are lot of microbes on our skin that can enter our local skin - when you shave, you are causing some small damage to local skin where bacteria can get in and cause local infection. I would recommend that avoiding shaving skin would be a good idea. Applying local antibiotic cream such as Bacitracin may help. If they do continue to enlarge, I would recommend seeing your provider. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ive been having fever and sore throat after I had sex. I also have very painful red itchy sores on pubic area. What could it be? Ive be
See a DR: You need an exam without delay. No use speculating from the meagre clues supplied. ...Read more
Hello, I recently have shaved my bikini area and now have red bumps in between the hairs that I shaved, the do not itch or burn and they are not sore, is there a chance they are an std or are stds more in the vaginal area and not in the pubic area?
STD unlikely : Ingrown hairs are common in the pubic area, created by shaving or the friction from underwear. They can appear as pimple like bumps. Applying warm compresses and washing twice daily with a warm soapy washcloth should help the site drain and heal faster. See your doctor if symptoms do not improve with these measures. Simple inflammation of the follicles may also be the issue. ...Read more