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Lump on labia can be caused due to many reasons like infection and clogging of the sebacious glands ( hair follicles ), ingrown hairs and infection due to improper or frequent shaving, use of chemical deodrants/lotions, genital warts, sebacious or bartholin cysts
, genital herpes
1. Get clinically assessed, you need to undergo vaginal swab tests, blood tests to rule out sexually transmitted diseases.
2. Take analgesics for pain, you need antibiotics. Antibacterial creams can help. In case it is a cyst, you may need to undergo a minor surgery, drainage
in case of pus or abscess.
3. Avoid sex, take care of your hygiene. Wash the genital area with warm water, do not scratch.
4. If STD is detected, get treated. Get your partner treated also. If painful genital herpes is detected, you need acyclovir
. Consult a doctor and a counselor.