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Vulva (Definition)

The external female genitalia including the mons pubis, labia majora and minor, clitoris, vestibule, ...Read more


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Swollen lump of skin on inner labia goes up to the clitoris. Stings if urine hits it. Itches from time to time. What OTC could I use to help it?

Swollen lump of skin on inner labia goes up to the clitoris. Stings if urine hits it. Itches from time to time. What OTC could I use to help it?

Pain in labia: You can do soak in a few inches of lukewarm water in the tub several times a day for relief. You should also be seen by your gyn to rule out infections like herpes. ...Read more

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Swollen red pea sized lump/hard bubble popping out on the inner labia major lip near clit!! Has no head and doesn't seem to be an ingrown?

Swollen red pea sized lump/hard bubble popping out on the inner labia major lip near clit!! Has no head and doesn't seem to be an ingrown?

Needs to be seen: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. It sounds like just a small cyst but an exam will be needed to confirm ...Read more

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Pea size lump on inner labia between minora & majora. Painful to touch but ok to walk, sit & pee. No head or pus but slightly whiter centre. Ideas?

Pea size lump on inner labia between minora & majora. Painful to touch but ok to walk, sit & pee. No head or pus but slightly whiter centre. Ideas?

Sebaceous Cyst: A sebaceous cyst is most common. This is similar to a large black head, plugged sweat gland. Heat, like hot baths may cause it to get smaller or drain. Any increased pain fever or swelling and it should be checked. If it is on skin not under skin, get checked sooner. ...Read more

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My inner labia is swollen and has turned into a blackish purple color. Its very uncomfortable while sitting and sometimes it can be very painful (like?

My inner labia is swollen and has turned into a blackish purple color. Its very uncomfortable while sitting and sometimes it can be very painful (like?

Have it checked: You should have it checked as it may be due to an infection and needs to be treated appropriately. So go to your gunecologist or go to er asap. ...Read more

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I have a painful long oval shaped lump underneath the skin between my outer/inner labia majora. There are a few hairs on the lump. What can it be?

I have a painful long oval shaped lump underneath the skin between my outer/inner labia majora. There are a few hairs on the lump. What can it be?

Bartholin duct cyst?: There are lymph nodes in the area as well as the Bartholin's gland, which secretes a lubricating substance and can get the duct that supplies lubricant obstructed, there are also Skenes glands in the general vicinity. I suggest you get a good exam at your OB to find out the exact area in question, as well as how to treat and relieve this ...Read more

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How can I treat swollen inner labia?

How can I treat swollen inner labia?

Swollen labia minora: The inner labia usually are not swollen unless there is an infection present. A MD exam will make that determination. A hot sitz bath can take away any pain until you can see the MD. ...Read more

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Will apple coder vinegar help my left sided swollen inner labia?

Will apple coder vinegar help my left sided swollen inner labia?

Consider evaluation: Apple cider vinegar is acidic and is NOT recommended. A swollen inner labia may be due to infection and should be evaluated by a GYN. There may be pus in the labia which needs to be drained and treated with antibiotic or other causes may need to be investigated. ...Read more

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I just had sex with my boyfriend for a good amount of time and my inner labia are swollen to a big size, what does this mean?

I just had sex with my boyfriend for a good amount of time and my inner labia are swollen to a big size, what does this mean?

Couple things: Sex involved friction of penile tissue to female genital tissue. So, prolonged sex may cause temporary swelling from friction. However, infection is another possible cause, so if concerned have your gyn do a quick evaluation. If the swelling persists you need to consider a bartholin's cyst as well, though less likely. ...Read more

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Slightly swollen inner labia, feels tender when touched roughly, side by side with the non swollen one it looks a bit bigger and redder, what is it?

Slightly swollen inner labia, feels tender when touched roughly, side by side with the non swollen one it looks a bit bigger and redder, what is it?

Infection or bruise: If there was no recent trauma or vigorous activity that could have bruised this tissue then your symptoms represent an infection. ...Read more

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Why could my inner labia minor be swollen?

Why could my inner labia minor be swollen?

Not: If the labia are swollen after sex, it may be due to inadequate lubrication of the vulva & vagina during intercourse. This is related to estrogen production & at 38, there may be some ovarian dysfunction occurring. However, there are problems that present with swollen labia that need to be evaluated by examination. If still present at 48 hours or so, see your doctor. ...Read more

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What could be the lump on my inner labia?

What could be the lump on my inner labia?

Cyst/polyp/scar: This could be due to a variety of different conditions that should be evaluated by your gynecologist which may be related to previous trauma, delivery, infections, stds, or cysts, etc. ...Read more

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How bad is it if the inner labia stayed swollen after sex?

How bad is it if the inner labia stayed swollen after sex?

Not: If the labia are swollen after sex, it may be due to inadequate lubrication of the vulva & vagina during intercourse. This is related to estrogen production & at 38, there may be some ovarian dysfunction occurring. However, there are problems that present with swollen labia that need to be evaluated by examination. If still present at 48 hours or so, see your doctor. ...Read more