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Swollen Sensation In Perineum During Period
Every month before or during period, I get one swellon lymph node under my arm Pitt. Goes completely away after period is over. Should I worry?
Probably not: Only if it gets red, swollen or painful, at which time I would get it evaluated by a doctor ...Read more
Ther perineum is the area between the anus and the scrotum in men and the vulva in women. It generally refers to the surface anatomy, from the pubic symphysis to the coccyx. Perineal tears and episiotomy can occur in this region during childbirth. The anogenital distance is a measure of the distance between the anus and the base of the penis or vagina & used in the ...Read more
Have slight burning sensation during unination, only happens during period. I am 26 has been happening for 10yrs. Not bad at all just weird.?
Unusual: Probably nothing to worry about. Sometimes it be be irritation of the urethra from the bleeding during your period. There is always the possibility of endometriosis around the bladder or even interstitial cystitis (bladder inflammation). If you have no other symptoms (painful periods, painful sex, etc) then you can probably ignore it. But if you have other symptoms it might be better to evaluate. ...Read more
I have vaginal burning sensation during period nd also have burning urination, Is that all normal during the period?!!
Tingly sensation in same nipple. Rarely in other. Ultrasound clear (dense breast tissue). No nipple changes. May occur more often during period. Norm?
Hormonal fluctuation: As long as you were evaluated by a physician and had an imaging test to rule out any masses/cancers, then your symptoms are most likely normal and a result of hormonal fluctuations based on your menstrual cycle. If you'd like, you can prevent/control these changes by using birth control/contraception. Feel free to consult for more information on this and a prescription if needed. ...Read more
Think I might have pruritus vulvae. I'm not sexually active. Doesn't itch during period. When I scratch and keep scratching it may break skin & swell?
Do you shave?: You could have irritated or infected follicles where the hairs are shaved. It's really hard without being able to see. Does over the counter Hydrocortisone help? It its infected it would make it worse. It would probably we worth a trip to doc to get a right diagnosis and treatment. By the way try moisturizers and cool compresses to to relieve the itch. ...Read more
Normal for both legs to swell bigger during period? I'm not PMS-ing, my menstruation has begun. I have never noticed this symptom before. Normal?
Yes: Very common for edema of legs during hormonal shifts in women, just elevate your legs above your heart with added pillow under mattress, the body will drain the fluid off through the kidneys, be sure your blood pressure is normal or below 140/90 on average if not get 20 readings most should be bleow 140/90, if overweight lose it this alone causes edema and sitting around does too, muscle work ...Read more
During period washed hais n discharge stop but watery brown and sticky red discharge again bt little?
It is probably just: The leftover finishing. You should be fine. Don't worry. Be well ...Read more
During period time m suffering from heavy pain n bleeding & lasts for 4 day;taking zopiclone. After consulting many dr yet there is no result. Any solu?
See details: There are multiple treatments for heavy painful periods. These include oral contraceptives, NSAIDs (like Motrin), hormone containing IUD, and others. At 19, you do not need an extensive workup but you should be screened for sexually transmitted infections if you are active. Have you seen a GYN or were these general doctors? Any GYN should be able to provide you with several options. ...Read more
HCG: The cause of nausea and vomiting during pregnancy is believed to be rapidly rising blood levels of a hormone called HCG (human chorionic gonadotropin), which is released by the placenta. (pubmed) this web site gives good information and advice about the nausea of pregnancy. Http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0002468/. ...Read more
Possibily BV: It is possible that you have Bacterial Vaginosis, a vaginal infection caused by a shift in normal vaginal flora to pathogenic bacteria, which release amines, causing a strong fishy odor, worse with sexual intercourse. You will need testing to confirm diagnosis and to obtain prescription medication for treatment. ...Read more
Consider this:: Bloating prior to or during your period is often due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including prepackaged foods), increase water intake (to flush the body & reduce constipation), consider magnesium or calcium supplements (with your physician’s approval) or otc medications that include a diuretic such as midol. ...Read more
Not usually: A 2 cm fibroid is very small in the grand scheme of things (less than an inch, smaller than a grape). While it may cause bleeding and increased cramping if it is present within the cavity of the uterus, if it is in the wall it probably will cause no symptoms at all. There must be another explanation for your menstrual pain. ...Read more
It is likely: Old, deoxygenated blood.Get a more detailed answer ›