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What Do Vulva Hemorrhoids Look Like
I have a knot the size of a quarter inbetween my vulva area and rectum area, very painful. Could it be a hemorrhoid or something else?
Itchy anus/lower vagina (on the vulva) for months, I've been to the doctor and tried everything from yeast, hemorrhoids, BV. Literally everything :(?
Biopsy the area: Chronic vulvar itchy is not a rare issue. If common approaches do not work then a yeast culture should be done as well as a biopsy of the vulva. Lichen sclerosis and lichen simplex complex are two common disorders that often get missed. They can be confirmed by biopsy and treated with Clobetasol. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tiny little dark dots on my vulva just discovered. If you look close enough they almost look like little blood blisters!! ?
Cherry angiomas?: Bright red dots could be cherry angiomas which are normal & don't usually need treatment. However if your skin changes are new, or you've just noticed for the 1st time, it's a good idea to ask your GP to check it out. He/she can refer you to a Gynaecologist or dermatologist if not sure either. Normal healthy vulvas can vary a LOT; you might find this site useful www.labialibrary.org.au/your-labia/ ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Red bumps on my vulva now look like canker sores that i get in my mouth. Can canker sores spread to your genitals? What is it? Std? Behcet's disease?
Herpes or Behcet's: Genital ulcers can be caused by the herpes virus or one of several other sexually transmitted infections. In the us, herpes is the most common and can infect both the mouth and genitals. Behcet's disease can also cause oral and genital ulcers. You should be seen by a physician or an std clinic. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: External hemorrhoids are swollen tissue around the anus pink or red and soft but twender to touch. If it thomboses or clots, pain is increased and it will have apurple color and be firm/hard to the touch. If not sure what the swelling is, get an expert to evaluate and offer treatment options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
1 labia minora that is larger, skin sticks out past the labia majora & is darker than what is inside also couple of what look like skin tags. Normal?
Does the pic. I uploaded to my file look like int. hemorrhoids or more serious? They only do this during a bowel mvmnt & straining then back to norm.
No pic seen: I think that the only way to upload a pic and have it reviewed is through Healthtap Prime. You might want to try this and see if that helps. ...Read more
I have bumps on my outer labia minora near the labia majora thay look like flat papules, don't bother me and are very small, newish. I'm a bit worried?
Most likely, ok...: By the limited info, these bumps are most likely harmless and have been there for a while. So, they deserve just a watch and see over time. Clinically, they could be just few Fordyce's spots, which are ectopic sebaceous glands - inborn. Of course, it is still hard to tell what they may be without a direct look. To get related things done correctly, to http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. ...Read more
Got hard movable pea size lump in my lower vulva it's a little red not so painful too. It's like 3 days now?? Wht s this?does it goes away its own?
It depends: it depends on the cause. If this hard pea sized lump in the vulva is a fibroma or an inclusion cyst it probably won't go away on its own. See a GYN or dermatologist to know what the lump is and discuss treatment options if it is bothering you. Good luck. Wish I could help more. ...Read more
See your gyn: Masses or lumps on the labia can be caused by many things: infected sweat glands, infected hair follicles, blocked oil glands, blocked bartholin glands. If you are having pain, you need to be checked out by your doctor. Most of these problems can be taken care of without much difficulty, but you should be seen to establish a diagnosis. ...Read more
I've bumps that itch like crazy. Once I'm done scratching they go away. They tend to flare up again 5 days later. They grow inside vulva lips?
Exam: Go get a GYN exam and find the answer Unable to DX in this form ...Read more
Is the vulva supposed to be moist all the time? I see what looks like wetness there but my lips always stick together and t-paper always sticks.
Mucous moisture: The vagina provides a mucous moisture physiologically. (normal). It provides protection for the vagina and vulva, as well as lubrication for sexual activity. If you are still concerned see a GYN MD who can examine you for infections or other abnormalities. ...Read more
I have a pain inside my vulva. It feels like a ball that sometimes hurts, and others burn, and sometimes i dont like anything, like it had dissapear?
A few ideas: Sometimes this type of pain could be a Bartholin gland cyst. That would be accompanied by a ball-or cyst like structure on the side of the vulva. Another idea is a yeast infection. Vulvodynia is another possibility. Maybe get an exam and check up with your gynecologist to make sure nothing serious. ...Read more