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Bruised like feeling around fanjo

(21 Posts)
Claire2009 Wed 01-Jul-09 22:49:19

blush I've no idea why, but it feels incredibly bruised, sore, walking like John Wayne like....blush

girlandboy Wed 01-Jul-09 22:51:47

Period due?

Varicose veins?

girlandboy Wed 01-Jul-09 22:52:21

Exciting bedroom action?

girlandboy Wed 01-Jul-09 22:53:06

No lumps or bumps?

Buddleja Wed 01-Jul-09 22:53:10

What on earth have you been up too shock Been swinging from the lampshades?

I actually have a giant bruise there and down thigh. Not nice sad

Claire2009 Wed 01-Jul-09 22:53:11

None of that!

Period not due for another 1-2wks, although that can vary! Varicose veins, no idea, but this is the last 2 days.

BitOfFun Wed 01-Jul-09 22:53:46

Lots of shagging? A cycle ride? If nothing obvious it could be thrush- hot weather can trigger it.

Claire2009 Wed 01-Jul-09 22:53:47

No lumps or bumps, just feels really sore, bruised.

FluffyBunnyGoneBad Wed 01-Jul-09 22:54:12

Is it hot?

girlandboy Wed 01-Jul-09 22:54:45

Enlarged Bartholin's gland? They can make you feel bruised.

Claire2009 Wed 01-Jul-09 22:55:14

Haven't rode a bicycle in years!
No shagging since March i think blush, am single.
Thrush, have had that before, no discharge or anything but bruise like feeling though?

Claire2009 Wed 01-Jul-09 22:56:26

Not hot. Bartholin's Gland, are they not more like a cyst? There's no lumps/bumps or anything, just feels tender.

FluffyBunnyGoneBad Wed 01-Jul-09 22:56:33

Does the (ehem) area feel warm?

have you had a look?

girlandboy Wed 01-Jul-09 22:58:07

Have you been a bit vigorous with the old ladygarden topiary? Ingrowing hair? Reaction to Veet?

You're going to have to have a look you know.

Claire2009 Wed 01-Jul-09 22:58:42

Doesn't feel warm, feels normal, had a look and looks fine! No different than usual anyway!

Claire2009 Wed 01-Jul-09 22:59:22

No ingrowing hair, don't use veet.

BitOfFun Wed 01-Jul-09 23:02:10

Right, well thrush can feel like this, especially if walking feels a bit uncomfortable. Sometimes it takes a day or two for the discharge to kick off. If you try some canestan cream in the morning and feel relief, that's your answer. Otherwise, GP for you milady!

LadyOfWaffle Wed 01-Jul-09 23:04:01

I get this around period... think it gets dry. Or for a few days after sex.

LadyOfWaffle Wed 01-Jul-09 23:05:54

Or general dryness - can you KY jelly it abit? I know the feeling you are on about... trying to think when I get it.

girlandboy Wed 01-Jul-09 23:06:03

A gp will also check for varicose veins which ache and feel bruise like.

Claire2009 Wed 01-Jul-09 23:25:52

Thanks, will give it a couple of days I think & if no better Gp. I'm not overly dry down there & all is normal bar the bruise like feeling.

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