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Itchy red bump on external vagina. Due to contact? Why is it growing?

My sister (age 44 who is healthy and has never had any vaginal issues) has a small red bump inside the outer part of her vagina on one side. Sometimes it itches. She is concerned because her 12 year old daughter is recovering from vaginal cellulitis and pnemonia after a vacation with constant swimming and water sports in a lake. She doesn t know whether to seek treatment from her Gynecologist or wait and see if it heals on its own. She says it initially started as tenderness which she attributed to an extra long spin class but then when she looked at it the next day she noticed it was a raised red bump.
Asked On : Wed, 27 Jun 2012
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Thanks for your query,
your sister has inflamed Bartholin's it is red there are least chances to heal by it's own.
you need gynecologist's advise.Thanks.

Answered: Wed, 27 Jun 2012
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