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Red bumps on the labia minora of the vagina - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you?
User :   HELLO
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please proceed with your health query
User :   do you know if red bumps on the labia minora are normal?
Doctor :   since when are these bumps present?

User :   they sort of burn if i wear tighter clothes or if i mess with them alot
Doctor :  
could you describe them?
User :   i think they have always been there, but i have noticed them being there since yesterday when i was said to have a yeast infection
User :   they are red, they kind of look like taste buds but on the labia minora
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how many are they?
User :   quite a few of them they kinda cover the whole thing in a while on the inside
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are you sexually active?
User :   yes
Doctor :  
did you get these examined by your gyne?
User :   no i go to a local health department
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User :   but if they looked abnormal wouldnt she have told me?
Doctor :  
i suggest you to get them examined by your gyne.
Doctor :   the common thing to have there in a sexualy active female is 'bartholin gland ducts' which present like white bumps on either side of labia
Doctor :   but since you tel that they are more, then they need to be examined
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is there any vaginal discharge?
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