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Cherry sized lump beside vagina opening and my urethra. Feels quite soft when pinched. Red in colour with a slight white/yellow underlayer.?
Some reasons: If your sclera is brown , you need only to worry if you have jaundice which could be sign liver disease , gall bladder disease or excessive breakdown of your red blood cells ( hemolysis ) . I would like you to see the bottom part of your tongue , your urine , your nail . If any of those mentioned are yellow , talk to your doc. ...Read more
Bleeding or nothing: If you were a virgin, and had an intact hymen, then the first penetration should "pop" the cherry. Some lack a hymen or accidentally opened it earlier in life in other activities. The classic sign is bleeding onto the sheets. But in many cases there is nothing you can feel and nothing external. ...Read more
I have these yellows looking things on my toncils. I'm not nesisarily sure what they are . Do I have any recommendations?
See Doc: Tough to say without physically examining you. The yellow areas may be food particles that get stuck in 'tonsilar Crypts.' they may be a type of pus/discharge from an infectious origin. See your Doc and they can determine what the areas are and see if you need any treatment. Bet wishes. ...Read more
Benign blood vessel: Cherry angiomas or hemangiomas are little, bright red, pinpoint to match head sized, flat spots that over time, become raised, more dome shaped and actually begin to look like a cherry. They are benign. A nice description of cherry hemangoimas can be seen at: dermtv.Com/what-are-cherry-hemangiomas. ...Read more
Skin vessels: These are bright red vascular lesions that occur on the skin in older persons. They vary from punctate to sometimes 1/4 inch in size. They are benign but can be removed if they are in a spot that gets rubbed a lot causing bleeding. ...Read more
Cherries: Possible negative effects of cherries: eating or crushing cherry pits can expose you to prussic acid (found in hydrogen cyanide.) cherries contain a sugar called sorbitol which may not be absorbed by the small intestine. Undigested sorbitol can lead to fermentation with ^’ed gas ; symptoms like bloating, gas, loose stools and abdominal pain. ...Read more
Vitamins: Usually, urine is a clear, sparkling, lemon color. Daily multi-vitamins could cause your urine to have more of a fluorescent yellow color. With liver disease, your urine would be more of a dark color. With heart disease, you may have a lighter color to the urine. A trial off otc meds may clear up your urine - if it doesn't, then you may consider getting a urinalysis to guide you. ...Read more