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Old 06-27-2003, 01:08 AM   #1
Agent Sarah
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Question A pimple - DOWN THERE?

I discovered a bump down there maybe a week ago. It's not in the vagina or anything, but outside around that area. I assumed it was a pimple, but it's been a week, and it hasn't gotten worse or better. Is it a pimple, ingrown hair, or something bad? I'm still a virgin, so I highly doubt it's an STD. Or is it? Will it go away? What can I do to help get rid of it faster? Please help! I'm embarassed to go to the doctor =( Thank you!

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Old 06-27-2003, 05:33 AM   #2
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in my opinion it is an ingrown hair. i wouldn't worry about it.

Old 06-27-2003, 07:28 AM   #3
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i really doubt u have anything to worry about...i get them when i shave and in about 1-2 weeks its gone. those ingrown hairs take sometime to go away. as long as the bump doesnt have puss or looks infected. dont worry about it.

Old 06-27-2003, 08:52 AM   #4
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Since you've ruled out STDs I would go with everyone else and say it's an ingrown hair.

I used to get them 'there' when I first began shaving.

To keep this from happening in the future if you shave make sure you are using a new razor, also shave in the shower or bath, and use a moisturizer after.

If it doesn't go away soon, or begins to get worse or painful, see an MD.

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