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Recurring and painful bump on labia majora, occasionally itchy, oozes pus, occurs at the same place. STD or folliculitis?

I got a bump on the rt labia majora or say mons. Its recurrent and slightly painful.. Initially it was just a bump so i ignored it n it was reduced spontaneously.. But when it recurred.. It was kind of like pustule n had a hard erythematous base..when i squeezed it, Pus came out..pus was yellow initially.. It had recurred for about 3-4 times.. And sometimes its itchy.. Comes at the same place but the pus is slightly greenish now.. I also shave the area( not very often). I am sexually active too.. So could it be STDs or just a folliculitis .. ?
Asked On : Sun, 13 Jan 2013
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Its due to recurrent folliculitis, which is infection of hair follicle.
You have developed carrier state for staphylococcus aureus.
Location application of Mupirocin ointment will be curative

In case you need any further assistance, will be glad to assist you.

Wishing you happy and healthy life

Take Care

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Dr Deepak K K
Answered: Sat, 4 Jan 2014
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