I am 16 and i have a lump like near my vagina but closer to my hip bone (toward your hairline) well i thought it was a infected hair folicle and i popped it...it had a lot of pus but the lump hasnt gone away? and it seems kinda swollen. i dont know what to do to get rid of it and im hoping its not cancerous you know??? i need help!! you can feel it swollen. i have had it for about two weeks....help me ahhh! i dont want to have to go to the doctor. i knows its not an std or anything but i want it goonee!!!
It does sound like an cyst or ingrown hair. It could be scar tissue. It doesn't sound cancerous at all. See if it heals more over the next month and if it doesn't or gets red, hot, or sore, see a doctor. Take care.
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