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I have a recurring bumps near my vagina or my vagina lips. Does anyone know what this

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The bumps always come one at a time. They are never open. Actually feel more like lumps. They hurt when touched. I think they are ingrown hairs because when I shave down there they usually go away. Does anyone know what this might be?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Jef Burk replied 7 years ago.

Are they red,slighlly raised, and circular?

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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
they are not red but are slightly raised and circular
Expert:  Dr Jef Burk replied 7 years ago.

Difficult to be certain without an exam but folliculitis ( inflamed hair follicles) can be a problem on this area if you shave.

This often responds well to an antibiotic such as flucloxacillin.

You either need to be examined or post a close up pic of one or two of the spots if you need a more accurate answer. ( you can use the tree icon if you wish to post an image)

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