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Unsure: Please feel free to consult me for a complete answer. If you could provide me with a copy of the pathology report I can review it and discuss with you over a virtual consult. If needed, you can send me the slides for a formal consultation. Sorry but I can't further answer without further details. ...Read more
I have vaginal and anal pain and also pain in the vuval vestibule . the anal pain started first could there be any any link?
Pain: If there is no obvious inflammation or infection present, this type of discomfort may be from inflammation/irritation of nerves in that region. A viral process like herpes may cause this even without the typical eruption. If symptoms persist consult a gynecologist for evaluation and a thorough rectopelvic examination. In the meantime try sitting in hot(not too hot) water for relief. ...Read more
Hello. I'm desperate for help. No insurance, etc. 2 weeks ago my boyfriend slipped during intercourse and tore my vestibule near the urethra. So I waited several days for it to heal and not much progress. We took lots of pics to zoom in close to see what
Urethra: feel free to send the picsGet a more detailed answer ›
Tiny "chunks" of skin missing on vulvar vestibule area. teeny red( same as skin) dots on it too. no itching, or pain. what is it??
See a doctor: Without actually examining you it's hard to say exactly what it is, but the symptoms you are describing sound concerning for an infection. If that is the case, it is contagious and it needs to be treated soon. Make an appointment with your doctor or go to urgent care to be evaluated. ...Read more
I have pain in vagina , vulval vestibule and libia minora for 3 weeks now. I think it's due to excessive washing with water. What should I do?
See a doctor: Your symptoms may be caused by infection or vestibulodynia. Vulvar vestibulitis syndrome is a common cause of vulvar pain that affects premenopausal women. If infection is present, it should be treated. If infection is not present, treatment includes avoiding tight fitting clothing, perfumes, or dyes. Other treatment options include oral and topical medications as well as biofeedback. ...Read more
Fine, really tiny fleshed colored bumps on labia minora (dark ones; I'm black) and vestibule (pink ones). Is this normal or should I look into it?
I have a very red inflamed vestibule, with red patches and one skin coloured bump on the surrounding skin that are painless. Is it std ?
Vulvar inflammation: Hello, it is difficult to make a diagnosis without an actual medical exam. It could be irritation, a blocked gland, or an infection (i.e. STI). I recommend that you make an appointment with your doctor for evaluation and treatment. For now, while awaiting your appointment, I recommend that you abstain from sexual activity, or if you do, use a condom. Take care, and be well! ...Read more