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Veregen

Hi, so I went to see my gynecologist almost 4 days ago for bumps, he said he thought they were genital warts and gave me veregen to use after taking off a few for a biopsy.  I have been waiting for the results (though I know I have no other STDs thankfully those tests have already come back) and using the veregen.  i have not noticed any changes to the bumps or what i think are bumps surrounding my vagina nor the the bumps surrounding my anus.  the day of the appointment i found something way down on my labia minora between the minora and the hymen (i believe), i assume he would have seen it but i have been freaking out about this thinking maybe he didn't and applied the veregen.  it is now very sensitive and kind of yellow with some sores.  Should I be concerned that there is an infection or should I continue to apply this?  I may not receive the results until next week and will have to make it through the weekend.
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Hello,
It may be boils or infected cysts. Apply warm compresses,Neosporin ointment and calamine lotion and avoid messing with it. You  can take anti-inflammatory pain killers like ibuprofen or acetaminophen. If the lump persists then it will be best to get it evaluated from a gynecologist as you may need incision and drainage. Also then herpes sores should be ruled out.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.

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It was definitely a bad reaction.  I stopped treatment of aldara for a while and everything has gone away.  Recently I began treatment of aldara again, less frequently, and much more conservatively.  Again, I have had some sores, which I again freaked out about, but realized herpes could pretty much be ruled out as I have not had sexual contact and it appeared with the use of aldara again.  I was told to apply aquaphor and it helps immensely.
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sorry for the confusion, that was from veregen, i had a horrible reaction (much worse) to aldara after stopping veregen.
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