Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
121 Doctors are Online

Small bump between vaginal opening and anus, occasional itching and tenderness. Remedy?

hi. 2 days ago when i woke up i felt something hurts a little outside my vagina . when i checked it i found a small pimple like bump just between my vaginal opening and anus , i havent actually seen it yet in the mirror so i couldnt tell how it appears like (the color, etc.,) i just touched it. it itches a little but not constantly and a bit tender to touch. i just finished my period a week ago. never had sex before. what could it be and how would it disappear? thanks a lot.
Asked On : Fri, 15 Feb 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  83
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hello Good evening,

Since your symptoms of acute onset and associated with tenderness, So more chances it is a furuncle or boil, which is due to infection of hair follicle or sebaceous gland caused by some types of bacteria, nothing to worry so hard.
If you are able to see it's color then it should be seen red if inflamed or white if some pus is in there.
Please take some analgesics which also cause as anti-inflammatory, take antibiotics as per instructions of your GP if some pus is there.
Hopefully it will be subsided by analgesics and antibiotics.
Answered: Sat, 22 Jun 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor