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What can I do for a swollen vagina?

What can I do for a swollen vagina?

Depends: It is depend on evaluation.You may have irritation or infection.You need evaluation. ...Read more

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What is it when you have a swollen vagina?

What is it when you have a swollen vagina?

USUALLY INFLAMATION: Many causes-vaginitis, infection, prolonged, frequent sex, chemical irritants, etc. ...Read more

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I have a really swollen vagina I need help! ?

I have a really swollen vagina I need help! ?

Gynecologist: A swollen vagina, especially with associated redness, suggests an infection. Trauma or an allergic reaction could cause it also. Either way I recommend an examination by a gynecologist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What could be wrong with me if I have a swollen vagina?

What could be wrong with me if I have a swollen vagina?

Many possible causes: There are many causes. Among the most common are: Trauma, infection (yeast, herpes, etc), Bartholin Gland cysts, Hematomas and edema (similar to swollen ankles). If you want to know, see your doc for an exam. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Swollen vagina inside top and bottom, should I be concerned?

Swollen vagina inside top and bottom, should I be concerned?

Please see your doc: you need to be examined to rule out infections ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a swollen vagina after sex?

Is it normal to have a swollen vagina after sex?

No: If it resolved I'd not worry, but it's not normal. Sex too rough? Not enough lubrication? Possible latex allergy if a condom was used? Use of potentially irritating feminine products, soaps, douches? ...Read more

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What can cause a swollen vagina during and after sex?

What can cause a swollen vagina during and after sex?

Blood Flow: Stimulation of the genital area in both men and women can greatly increase the blood flow to this area. ...Read more

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Unusual amount of discharge and swollen vagina, what is wrong?

Needs testing : It sounds like you have a vaginal infection. It may be yeast or bacterial vaginosis which are two common nonsexually transmitted infections. It also could be one of the many stds. Please get tested. ...Read more

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Hi, I was curious as to what remedies would help a swollen vagina after rough sex?

Hi, I was curious as to what remedies would help a swollen vagina after rough sex?

Play nicely: Try cold compresses and fragrance-free talcum powder to keep the area dry. Also, you could try yogurt-soaked tampons. The natural bacteria in the yoghurt can help restore the imbalance, thereby reducing irritation from any infection. You can also try soaking, for short period, in bath with bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) of soda. Sulphur dissolved in water has helped. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Whats the best over-the-counter medicine for itching n swollen vagina?

Whats the best over-the-counter medicine for itching n swollen vagina?

Hard to say: Depends on the cause. Is it due to a yeast infection? Other vaginal infection? Trauma after vigorous interourse?New detergent in washing underware? Allergic reaction?Any discharge? A topical steroid cream is a good way to begin, but if no better in 24-48 hours, let a gynecologist take a look. 1% Hydrocortisone cream can be bought over the counter. ...Read more

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Feeling pain, pressure and discomfert in pelvic area. Swollen vagina around and inside. Age 25 and healthy?

Feeling pain, pressure and discomfert in pelvic area. Swollen vagina around and inside. Age 25 and healthy?

Many causes: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. ...Read more

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Does a swollen vagina wall happen after a period?

Does a swollen vagina wall happen after a period?

Should not: A swollen vagina is never normal. If this is happening then you should be evaluated. ...Read more

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Is a swollen vagina a sign of a yeast infection?

Is a swollen vagina a sign of a yeast infection?

It could be: The more common symptoms of a vaginal yeast infection are a "cottage cheeze discharge" and itching with possible local irritation and burning with urination. ...Read more

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Need advise on thrush like symptoms and swollen vagina at base can send photo's?

Need advise on thrush like symptoms and swollen vagina at base can send photo's?

Yeast infection: It sounds like you have a yeast infections. There are many over the counter yeast creams you can by at any pharmacy. Try one. If not improved then schedule a visit with an obgyn for evaluation ...Read more

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Have a swollen vagina lip, a itch and a fever what can it be ?

Have a swollen vagina lip, a itch and a fever what can it be ?

You need an exam: And pronto. The first thing that comes to mind is herpes, but that's only one explanation. The Bartholein's gland can become infected and enlarged, you could have a sebaceous gland that is blocked, infected, and myriad other problems. That you have a fever is what is the most worrisome. You need to be seen by a physician today. Please call your doc and follow their advice. ...Read more

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Swollen vagina post sex, a little irritated and a little bit of blood. used condom for only half the time. kind of rough long intercourse "session"..

Swollen vagina post sex, a little irritated and a little bit of blood. used condom for only half the time. kind of rough long intercourse "session"..

Trauma: The traumatized vaginal tissues need time to heal. Don't resume vaginal intercourse until you are fully healed and ask your partner to be more gentle in the future. ...Read more

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Swollen vagina w/ what looks more like chancres than clusters. Very painful to urinate. Waiting on test results. more likely to be herpes or syphilis?

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Here are some...: I'm glad that you;ve got medical attention and just wait the test reports to come. Clinically, the skin lesions are probably not related with syphilis since its lesion is painless, but more likely herpetic lesions with superimposed cellulitis leading to such pain upon urination. To help doc deduce right Dx, follow instructions in http://www.formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html so to work with Doc... ...Read more

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Woke up with burning sensation, itchy, swollen vagina. One particular part is really red and inflamed almost like a bump but under skin. What is this?

Woke up with burning sensation, itchy, swollen vagina. One particular part is really red and inflamed almost like a bump but under skin. What is this?

That's concerning: It sounds like it could be an infection. I'd try to get in to see a doctor in the morning. You might have a bad yeast infection, or maybe even herpes. If you aren't familiar with these symptoms, i wouldn't try treating it yourself. ...Read more

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Help! I have pain and feel like I have a swollen vagina. I also have a rash/feel itchy on my inner thigh. What type of vaginitis do I have?

Help! I have pain and feel like I have a swollen vagina. I also have a rash/feel itchy on my inner thigh. What type of vaginitis do I have?

Hard to tell: You should see your doctor and have testing for STD's and vaginal infections so you can be treated correctly. Another possible cause is the latex in the condoms (assuming that you are using condoms). But first get checked for STD's ASAP! ...Read more

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Symptoms: red swollen vagina, constant urination and pain at the end of urinating. Knowing that tests came negative for uti. What could this be?

Could be: It sounds like you have inflammation from some cause - could be infections (bacterial vaginosis, severe yeast, stds), or could be a bladder condition, like interstitial cystitis which can cause the bladder pain, but won't cause the redness and swelling of the vagina. You could try soaking in aveeno oatmeal baths (powdered colloidal treatment put into bath water) to soothe the skin, but may nd dr. ...Read more

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I have a swollen vagina and some discharge that is coming out and it's been swollen for about two weeks. I got treated for BV and i had my period. ?

I have a swollen vagina and some discharge that is coming out and it's been swollen for about two weeks. I got treated for BV and i had my period. ?

Medicine reaction??: Several things could be wrong. The medication especially if used vaginally might cause an allergic reaction or the BV was not treated successfully. Go back to your physician asap. ...Read more

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What's a good way to soothe a sore, painful, swollen vagina after long rough intercourse? Is cold compress better than warm?

Cold Compress is bes: Advil (ibuprofen) or Motrin can alleviate your pain sumptoms but cold compresses/ice packs will be best to decrease inflammation. Remeber to always practice safe sex - condoms are even more important when intercourse is rough as it opens up even more contact with your blood stream. ...Read more

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Unprotected sex w 2 different guys. I took Next Choice. Not on bc, they both pulled out. Now Have itchy, swollen vagina with white creamy discharge. ?

Unprotected sex w 2 different guys. I took Next Choice. Not on bc, they both pulled out. Now Have itchy, swollen vagina with white creamy discharge. ?

STD: It sounds like you might have an infection (a sexually transmitted disease). You may want to get tested for STDs. Most are easy to treat, but you will have to make the effort to get tested to confirm the diagnosis. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Hey I had a swollen vagina nd it was. Extremely itchy. There was a clear discharge nd I treated it with gynotran and mupirocin cause it was burning wh?

Hey I had a swollen vagina nd it was. Extremely itchy. There was a clear discharge nd I treated it with gynotran and mupirocin cause it was burning wh?

Wrong treatments...: ...and my guess is they didn't help much. Your symptoms were typical for a yeast infection, maybe genital herpes, and possibly other STDs like gonorrhea or chlamydia. None of these would respond to either of these treatments, and delaying proper treatment could cause big problems. You should see a doctor or clinic ASAP for professional examination, testing, and proper treatment. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have like swollen vagina bumps inside my vag lips it burns when I pee & stings in beginning of sex. Only been active 3months with my bf. any answers?

I have like swollen vagina bumps inside my vag lips it burns when I pee & stings in beginning of sex. Only been active 3months with my bf. any answers?

Vaginal bumps: The bumps and irritation can be due to many different reasons. I would recommend an exam. Know your partners infection history and make sure you have been tested for STDs. This could also be due to a yeast infection. I recommend an exam with your doctor. ...Read more

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Had sex 3 days ago and now I am experiencing swollen vagina, itching , an odor and brownish/red/orangish blood and burning when i pee. What could itbe?

Had sex 3 days ago and now I am experiencing swollen vagina, itching , an odor and brownish/red/orangish blood and burning when i pee. What could itbe?

Ouch!: I'm so sorry that you are experiencing this, i would highly advise that you go and see your provider asap for an evaluation. This is not a normal response to intercourse:( you at least an exam.. Very likely that you need some treatment. ...Read more

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What STD causes grey discharge, red, burning, itchy, swollen vagina?

What STD causes grey discharge, red, burning, itchy, swollen vagina?

Many possibilities: See an ob/gyn doctor and have the discharge examined. If this is related to a sexually transmitted disease you may need extensive further testing. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more

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I think i have a yeast infection, I have chunky discharge, itchiness, and swollen vagina hurts during sex, what treatment should I use?

I think i have a yeast infection, I have chunky discharge, itchiness, and swollen vagina hurts during sex, what treatment should I use?

Imidazoles: for intravaginal application are available over the counter for use at the consumer's discretion. Vulvovaginal candidiasis (yeast infection) does typically have chunky curd-like discharge. One might consult their primary physician to confirm the diagnosis as there are other causes of vulvovaginosis if otc medication fails. ...Read more

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My gf was beaten. She has two broken ribs, bruised, swollen vagina, dislocated jaw. She has pain in her abdomen and it feels hard. What can she do?

My gf was beaten. She has two broken ribs, bruised, swollen vagina, dislocated jaw. She has pain in her abdomen and it feels hard. What can she do?

Exam, police report: Hi. It sounds like it may have been a beating and sexual assault as well. She needs to be examined in a safe and nurturing environment, and a police report needs top be filed to hopefully catch the person who did this. Planned parenthood is excellent, and any ER is equipped to deal with assaults and police reports. I'm glad she's alive. I hope she can recover from the emotional trauma as well. ...Read more

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