Doctor Q&A for Dr. Deborah Metzger

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Metzger
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely.: With an hsv infection, a woman has painful sores around the vagina. Small itchy bumps could be due to a yeast infection. In any case, you should se ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Metzger
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Misery.: An untreated yeast infection can spread on the skin and cause constant itching and burning. The more important question is what is going on in your b ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Metzger
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cyclic yeast.: Having symptoms of a yeast infection with each period are common in women. Some women use a yeast medication every month, or you could address sympto ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deborah Metzger
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yeast are seen.: When a woman has symptoms suggestive of a vaginal infection, her physician will take some of the vaginal secretions and look at it under the microscop ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deborah Metzger
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lack of lubrication.: Vaginal dryness is the sensation that comes with a lack of the normal secretions and/or thinning of the skin in the vagina. There are many causes of ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deborah Metzger
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not your usual.: Women are used to changes in their bodies during their cycles. Many women get a lot of mucous right before ovulation and some have a small amount of ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Deborah Metzger
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bacterial vaginitis: Nitrofurantoin is a common antibiotic used for uti's. But vaginal infections can also give symptoms of a uti. Fluconazole is used to treat yeast inf ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Metzger
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need to see a gyn!: There is nothing normal about what you are experiencing. Only an exam by a gyn can give you an answer.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deborah Metzger
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unpredictable.: The normal amount of time from the start of one period to the next is somewhere between 26 and 32 days. If your periods consistenly come outside of t ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deborah Metzger
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No period.: A missed period is when you don't have a period at your normal time. Because a missed period can be due to pregnancy, even a period that is signfican ... Read More
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