It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Women's Health Message Board

vulvar biopsy

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-30-2011, 09:06 PM   #1
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Hope, B.C. Canada
Posts: 3
Silentsam HB User
Question vulvar biopsy

I just went and saw a gyno today, as I have a raised pale area that sometimes looks white on my vulva near my urethra. It gets very itchy, painful and swollen at times and I now wear loose dresses without underwear for comfort. I am a nurse but have been on diability for over three years as I have auto-immune hepatitis/liver failure. I'm taking Imuran to keep my immune system low, But the side effects are potential cancer!! Great. My gyno wants me to have a biopsy and removal of the lesion, but did not commit himself to what it might be, of course he doesn't know I'm a nurse, but I'm no dummy. I think I might have the big C and I'm scared silly. I worry if I'll even be able to pee? Has anyone had this procedure done and if so what was the outcome?

Sponsors Lightbulb
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Spotting after sex, painful intercourse, vulvar irritation and itchiness, etc. imaworrier Women's Health 4 01-08-2009 07:22 PM
Is Vulvar Vestibulitis curable? keva23 Women's Health 12 07-31-2008 03:50 PM
Anal pain and vulvar/vaginal pain, could this be hemorrhoids? imaworrier Women's Health 7 07-25-2008 08:28 AM
Vulvar Biopsy aandrews717 Women's Health 1 06-15-2008 01:52 PM
desperate for help w/vulvar and anal skin problem Rorie Women's Health 4 12-23-2007 08:04 AM
vulvar cancer???? babygirl0723 Women's Health 3 02-11-2007 12:34 AM
Vulvar Dystrophy or Something else?? Please Help!! Spring06 Women's Health 0 04-22-2006 06:28 AM
question about vulvar bumps somegirl01 Women's Health 1 04-18-2005 08:23 PM
desperately need advice..reoccurant vulvar redness and ashpie Women's Health 4 01-28-2004 08:45 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:01 AM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!