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"Inner lips" lump?!! Sorry to be crude

(10 Posts)
porgie80 Tue 11-Nov-14 18:04:29

Was shaving downstAirs earlier and founda lump on the inside on the lip.

Googled and first thing that came up was Vulva cancer.

Now shitting myself

porgie80 Tue 11-Nov-14 18:05:20

Shoud say- it's like pinky (blends in...sure you know what I mean) and is painless.

BrieAndChilli Tue 11-Nov-14 18:10:08

I have one of these. Is it like a pea size lump? I've been putting off havin g it looked at

Sparklingbrook Tue 11-Nov-14 18:17:25

Google Bartholin's Cyst and see if it's a match. Does it hurt?

Sparklingbrook Tue 11-Nov-14 18:17:57

Sorry you said it's painless. blush

McFox Tue 11-Nov-14 18:24:30

I've had these on and off for years, it's most likely nothing to worry about.

Have a look at this link, it gives a good description of all the various lumps that can appear in that area. Cancer is unlikely. http://www.caredownthere.com.au/_pages/normal_lumps.html

Ebayaholic Tue 11-Nov-14 18:35:49

have you tried squeezing it? I know someone who had one once (honestly...) and she said it was a sporners paradise. Even better, it fills up again a few months later. It's the gift which keeps on giving.....

helzapoppin2 Tue 11-Nov-14 20:29:27

It sounds like a Bartholins cyst. They can come and go. A small op can sort it out so that it drains and doesn't get infected again.

SageSeymour Tue 11-Nov-14 23:00:34

It's a spot.

Lushlush Fri 14-Nov-14 13:29:50

It might be a 'mucolele' - ds (who is 9) has had one on the inside of his lip for 2 years we have been to the GP 3 times over this time period. They made nothing of it and said if it starts to hurt or grows then come back otherwise do not worry.

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