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Swelling Near Clitoris
Many: Could be trauma, infection, allergy to medicine, soaps etc. See your gyn soon. ...Read more
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
My clitoris hurts every time I wipe, or gently touch it. I have never had this feeling before. There seems to be no swelling.
Examination needed: You need to be examined by a GYN doctor to confirm what is the diagnosis. There could be many reasons why this area is painful i.e. infection, contact irritant, etc. Particularly herpetic lesions may present as a cut or blister and is very tender to touch. Such infection must be ruled out. ...Read more
I have recurrent bartholian cysts for about 2 years on and off and an abnormal swelling inferiorly on my clitoris. What should I do?
Remove: Sometimes removal of the gland may be necessary if surgeries have failed. ...Read more
See below: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
I noticed a thumb nail sized swelling next to my clitoris, it came up in the last few hours, it is soft on the outside but seems to have a hard centre?
Swelling of the vaginal area after sex, smelly white (sometimes thick or watery discharge) white stuff around my clitoris(smells) ongoing for years!!!
Professional exam: Swelling or irritation suggest yeast (thrush), but discharge description and odor are more like bacterial vaginosis or perhaps trichomonas. Depending on risk, STDs like gonorrhea or chlamydia are possible, especially at your age (21). Diagnosis should not be difficult. See your doctor, or perhaps your nearest NHS GUM clinic for highly expert, lifestyle-sensitive care. Good luck! ...Read more
My clitoris has had a little bump on it and it was really sensive now it still is sensitive and i have an itch on my inner labia and vaginal opening....it has been over a week. No bumps, swelling or weird discharge.
Exam needed: You will need a GYN exam to make the DX and RX if needed. Impossible to DX in this format. ...Read more
This is more of a gynecologist question. I have this swelling on my clitoris and it sorta had this black dot on it. It feels like a bruise?
Need to see it: It's not possible to know what this is without seeing it. If you like, you can ask for a private conversation and upload a photo of it. ...Read more
I have painful bumps or acne like near in my right clitoris its red and swelling and its so uncomfortable its been two days now please help me ?
Here some thoughts: Although acne do not occur in this area, it can be a virus infection which can cause blisters which are painful. There are two things you can do, firstly take pain medicine for the next 2-3 days that it will take to heal. You could take Tylenol or paracetamol 650 mg every 4-6 hourly till the pain settles down. If you have more than one lesion and it does not settle down in 2 days, go see your Gyne ...Read more
I noticed two tiny bumps on my clitoris and a small pointed growth on the outside of my inner labia. They are all in a pattern on the same area. No swelling or itching, but I have always translucent discharge even before the bumpsbumps. I am not sexually
Vaginal and clitoris swelling after intercourse. Burns while urinating for a few days after. Coldness helps but not showering. ?
Here are some ...: Based on the sequence of events, what you experienced & observed is related with sex so looking into if that what & how you did and used for this latest sexual intercourse was any different from what you used to do and use. If identifiable, avoid those in the future. Physically, what ever incurred to the body will take time to heal & resolve but with a variable pace among individuals; no magic. ...Read more
Is it possible for a girl to feel her vagina getting moist, or swelling up of her clitoris and labia and boobs?
Yes: Sexual arousal can be detected by the woman just as a man can tell when he is feeling aroused. The female response is fairly complex, but many women are aware of the response while it is occurring. It may be far more difficult for the male partner to determine the female arousal response. If you aren't sure, ask! my rule is if you can't talk about sex with someone, you shouldn't be having it! ...Read more
Severe itching and burning sensation throughout the skin of vagina extending from the skin just above clitoris to the skin just below the vaginal hole, a small swelling with redness just at the entrance of the vaginal hole and..
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Hi doctor. I have a small swelling and felling of itchy clitoris and perineum. Two weeks i've been using aldara (imiquimod) cream to genital warts. Which i think?
Aldara (imiquimod) cream can: Can cause a lot of external irriatation, please call your gyn so they can tell you what they suggest to help relieve the symptoms. ...Read more
Ulcer? On inner labia minora above urethral & under clitoris. No swelling or itching no smell or discharge only burns when touched no blisters or bump
Needs to be checked: Any ulcer like you described needs to be checked by your doctor.Based on your description we can not say what it is caused by.Any genital ulcer in a 25 years old can be due to Sexually Transmitted Disease.We need more history and needs to be examined and may need some tests to find and treat ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
During penetration i felt a short sharp pull between the public bone & the clitoral shaft & have had months of pain & swelling. What have i done?
My clitorus is very swollen and I am certain it is from lack of lubrication and roughness but how can I relieve the swelling?
Ice: Alternating heat and ice can help. Next time, try a lubricant such as parabene free Astroglide which is hypoallergenic. ...Read more
I had sexual intercourse a few days ago and noticed some swelling in the clitoral area, as well as extreme sensitivity. Why is this? Is it cure-able?
To be determined: give it a few more days. Might be trauma/friction injury. Versus other concerns like infection. If any progressive worsening or no improvement in 24-48 hours, get checked out. If there's any spreading redness or temperature get checked out. If there's any discharge or urinary complaints, get checked out. If your partner gives you any suspicion, get checked out. Stop sex till determined/gone ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer