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Skin Tag With Bad Odor
I found a small bump inside my vagina. It's not a bump, looks more like a pink skin tag and it moves but burns a little bit. No pain/itch no odor?
My vagina was a bit itchy with a weird odor. I assumed a yeast infection, now I have little bumps like skin tags. Does that mean I have an std?
Generally you don't: Unless you are on blood thinners or have some other reason to bleed more freely, removing a skin tag should not lead to significant blood loss. Skin tags with a wider base tend to hurt and bleed a little more when removed. Most run-of-the-mill skin tags bleed very little if at all when removed. ...Read more
I have a skin tag on my upper side that started hurting really bad whenever I put pressure on it should I be worried?
If they are: Is very simple to remove see your doctor, after removal will do biopsy to make your mind easy, putting pressure is not going to help. ...Read more
I have lumps or skin tags (from a bad circumcision) on the underside of my penis shaft that I want removed. How much will this procedure cost?
The "skin tags": Could possibly be hpv infection--genital warts. On men they are frequently flat, slightly raised papules, and can be very different sizes and textures. If you have ever had unprotected sex with anyone, this might be the cause. Might be a good idea to talk to a urologist as they could remove the lesions no matter what the origin. Cost would be up to insurance coverage, or what you could negotiate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi I have a smelly itchy groin with a slight rash and large skin tag, can you help please as the smell is getting embarrasing.
See Your Doctor Now: Description suggests possible Tinea Cruris (aka Jock Itch). a fungal skin infection; thrives in warm, moist areas (groin, inner thighs, buttocks); treated with anti-fungal meds. Thorough bathing, drying needed daily to prevent recurrence. Visual inspection is required to diagnose your rash & "skin tag"; also your medical history is not given. See your doctor now for correct diagnosis & treatment ...Read more
I had a small skin tag or mole type presence on my shoulder that was normal smin tone color. I noticed a layer of skin rubbed off and it smells??
Ped. Told friend baby girl had skin tags. At 9 yrs, took to derm who said she had anal warts. Could yrs of nontreatmnt be bad & will HPV shot help?
Mode of transmission: HPV vaccine would not help. The important question is how did a 9 year old girl got anal warts. I think your friend needs to discuss this with the pediatrician as soon as possible. It is a medical-legal consequence if those are really due to a HPV-related infection. Your dermatologist should have acted on this as well as your pediatrician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Itchy vulva skin tags usually starts ten days before period starts plenty discharges no smell normal color yeast neg
Skin colored mole on inner thigh where legs touch. Got bigger and now split. Looks more like skin tag then mole. Does it sound bad? Had for years.
Skin tags are extra bits of normal skin, often on little stalks. They most often show up where there's friction: underarms, neck, genitals, and anus (with crohn's disease, for instance).
They sometime run in families. They're more common as you age and even more common if overweight. ...Read more
Skin tag removal: Best to see your physician for this one. Occasionally skin tags can cause a bit of bleeding when they are removed and it is best done by your doctor who can see the area clearly and use a local anesthetic with a vasoconstrictor and an agent to stop bleeding after removal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer