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I have developed small white bumps on the perineum after tearing

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I have developed small white bumps on the perineum after tearing and healing of the perineum after vigorous sex. I have some burning from the raw skin but the bumps (5 of them) are painless. should i be concerned
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. Owen replied 6 years ago.
Hello, and I am pleased to help, use of my answers are for educational purposes only.
This is most likely a contact dermatitis or an abrasion, and this is not herpes, as herpes would be quite painful.
So, you can try a hydrocortisone cream to help you out.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
what about the white tiny bumps?
Expert:  Dr. Owen replied 6 years ago.
The tiny white bumps are most likely from irritation. If this was herpes they would be clear and quite painful.

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