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can a uti cause bumps or sores on the vaginal area

A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Westmoreland
35 years experience Family Medicine
Not usually: This would depend on the skin coming into contact with the urine. A barrier such as a&d ointment can correct that. If the two things happened at the ... Read More

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
May be a cyst : This may be a barholins cyst. If it does not resolve with gentle cleansings and warm compresses, it may require attain by your gynecologist if it does ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Bates
7 years experience Family Medicine
Usually not: Watery fishy smelling discharge is classic for bacterial vaginosis. With a bad case of BV you can have some irritation and UTI like symptoms of pain/b ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Harris
30 years experience Urogynecology
Yes: The vagina and bladder are attached so irritation in one organ may cause secondary irritation or pain in the other. This will likely resolve once you ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Not really: Unless you keep your thighs closed when you urinate. This coulc cause trapping of infected urine in thevagina. This tends to cause a post-void dribble ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Herpes: A very common cause of blister like sores in the genital area is a herpes infection. See your family doctor or gynecologist for confirmation and a pos ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hugo Ribot
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Some yeast infections will cause intense pruritus (itching) of not just the vagina but also the vulva - this is called vulvovaginal candidiasis. The ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Ahlstrom
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: See your doctor. It could be a yeast infection.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Herpes can occur anywhere in the groin.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hugo Ribot
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Some yeast infections will cause intense pruritus (itching) of not just the vagina but also the vulva - this is called vulvovaginal candidiasis. The ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Satellites?: Yeast infections can cause a red rash with "satellite" lesions extending from the main rash. The small pimples you describe could be "satellites".
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Maybe: See your dermatologist for a follow up.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Teller
43 years experience Anesthesiology
No: Tylenol (acetaminophen) may not help very much for this problem. Your best bet is using Acyclovir or other anti-viral "antibiotic"
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Sure: Scratching can easily cause sores, especially of sensitive tissues like the vaginal area. But see a doctor if they don't heal quickly or if you otherw ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
17 years experience Family Medicine
Rash: No. This sounds like candida.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: As above
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
It's possible but...: Anal yeast could occur without vaginal, but not very likely. Usually it would cause pretty much the same symptoms as vaginal yeast -- itching, irritat ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
possibly: You can certainly irritate your vagina by using a vibrator roughly especially if you are not using an adequate lubricant.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
No: It will cause inflammation and increase possibility.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Noel Alonso
22 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The inner thighs can create an ideal environment for yeast to take hold. The area may be prone to moisture (particularly in warm climates), chafing, e ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unlikely: You are more likely to have painful instead of itchy lesions from hsv-2. Scabies can certainly cause itchy bumps at the groin area and will likely s ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
A variety of things: If you shave your pubic area than razor bumps/ burn is one possible reason.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Bennett
29 years experience Urology
KERATIN CYSTS: These are common and can be removed but new ones will likely arise. There is a gland disease that can be cysts filled with sebum also. Dermatologist c ... Read More
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