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What causes the labia to swell?

What causes the labia to swell?

Anything...: ...From an allergy to a lubricant or condom component to simple friction. If this is a significant and/or persistent problem, you'll need to see your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

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


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What causes the testicules to swell?

What causes the testicules to swell?

Testicular swelling: Swollen scrotum is usually an infection or inflammation of the tubing leading from the testicles to the prostate. But, given your age i would add that you sill may be at risk for testicular cancer. Thus, i think getting to a good men's health provider and and ultra sound is warranted. Testicular cancer age risk is age 26-32 in general. So, it is really not likely to be cancer but i worry. ...Read more

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What causes the feet to swell?

Varicose veins: Or incompetent valves, injury, infection, gout, hypertension, congestive heart failure, kidney disease, there are many causes.... ...Read more

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What causes the vagina to swell after sex?

What causes the vagina to swell after sex?

This might be: Associated with inadequate lubrication, friction or even trauma if penetration is aggressive. Do you have a yeast infection? ...Read more

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What would cause the perineum to swell and be hard?

What would cause the perineum to swell and be hard?

See your doctor: Perineal issues may be simple or complex in nature. Most of the time, an examination is needed to make recommendations for evaluation & treatment. This presentation could represent a bartholin's cyst, a developing labial abscess or a variety of other conditions. ...Read more

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What can cause the skin around the labia to itch?

What can cause the skin around the labia to itch?

Lots of things: Some common, some rare. An exam will probably lead to a directed therapy. Meanwhile the OTC Hydrocortisone is likely to help. ...Read more

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What causes the vagina to darken?

What causes the vagina to darken?

Depends: It depends on the color of skin, stage of hormonal changes (cycle), but please get it evaluated. ...Read more

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What causes ear to swell on inside and out?

What causes ear to swell on inside and out?

Swelling: Infection or allergic type reactions are two common causes of ear swelling. If severe, you should see an dr. For an eval and treatment, good luck. ...Read more

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What causes the skin around the penis to swell a lot?

What causes the skin around the penis to swell a lot?

Inflammation!: It could be infectious, or chemical irritation. Since you did not specify whether you were circumsided, no specific answer can be made. See your pcp or go to a urologist! ...Read more

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What causes the nipple to itch?

What causes the nipple to itch?

Varies: If no rash, then hormonal changes premenstrually or during pregnancy can do this. Also some non-cotton bras may sometimes contribute. ...Read more

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What causes just the right gland to swell?

What causes just the right gland to swell?

Gland on what: Part of the body. Please clarify and re-ask. ...Read more

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What causes eyelids to swell?

What causes eyelids to swell?

Inflammation: Inflammation from any cause may stimulate lid swelling. Treatment depends on the cause of the problem. See your eye doctor for evaluation and proper treatment. ...Read more

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What could cause the inner lips of my vagina to be swollen?

What could cause the inner lips of my vagina to be swollen?

Allergy?: It could be an allergy to something, such as your douche or tampons, pads, powders, contraceptives, or something else. Be seen for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more

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What could cause the frenulum in your mouth to swell & be painful?

What could cause the frenulum in your mouth to swell & be painful?

Trauma or : Infection are the most common reasons for a symptomatic frenum. Consult with your dentist, even if the symptoms improve. There may be an issue that needs to be addressed. Good luck! ...Read more

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What STD cause the vagina to discolor?

What STD cause the vagina to discolor?

Nothing specific: Frankly i know of no specific infection that can cause discoloration of the vagina itself. Discolored discharge yes but the vagina itself no. Although that being said, infection can be an indirect cause of vaginal color change but usually it is benign and a reflection of hormonal changes and other non worrisome causes like aging etc. If you are not sure or have discharge too see your doctor. ...Read more

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What are the causes of your neck gland to swell?

What are the causes of your neck gland to swell?

Swollen neck glands: There are several reasons for swollen neck glands. The most common is an infection. Ear, nose, thoat, sinus, dental. The best, if conditions persist for more than 3-5 weeks, would be to seek expert opinion with your md or dds. ...Read more

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Swollen eyelids from the bottom to the top. What can I do to reduce the swelling?

Swollen eyelids from the bottom to the top. What can I do to reduce the swelling?

See your eye MD: See your eye md to make sure that you don't have a more serious problem. If it is allergy, you could try a cold pack to reduce the inflammation. ...Read more

Vulva (Definition)

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