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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: you can but aim to resolve the reason for the pain ASAP dibucaine (like all the anesthetic "caines") can SENSITIZE the skin (producing an ALLERGIC rea ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Not the right tool: Adequate nutrition across the vitamin and mineral spectrum will help overall in keeping a body best able to respond to the slings and arrows flesh is ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience in Urgent Care
Doubtful: The vagina should not be damaged by lubrication. I would rephrase your question if there are more concerns. Good luck
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Holistic/alt. care: Conventional medicine is often unsuccessful in treating vulvodynia but holistic ; alternative approaches often succeed. Esp. Since conventional treatm ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
Infection vs allergy: There are several types of infection that could cause this. It could also be some type of allergic reaction. The most common finding would be a yeast ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Not likely: In most cases of ibs there is no anatomical abnormality.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Cannot diagnose: If the doctors seeing you and performing pelvic exams, ultrasounds and cts cannot figure this out then there is no way in which somebody who cannot ex ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience in Neurology
Cultures done?: At the very least you will want a doctor to visualize this area for other signs of inflammation or infection and take cultures obviously of urine, the ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Blazar
61 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Another episode: Sounds like a repeat urinary infection. Testing to confirm and find which bug and medicineis needed would be best. To avoid these, discuss sexual acti ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Leazzo
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Yeast: Bv is a liquidy discharge. Yeast is clumpy. Try an otc for yeast. If that does not work, see your doctor for a pelvic exam.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
See professionals...: For chronic floating, watch what you eat, which doesn't fit your digestive ability; for smelly urine, get a properly done urinalysis to confirm if you ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Botelho
43 years experience in Family Medicine
Get another exam: You may only have a yeast infection on your vulva. To confirm your diagnosis, see your doctor again. Some tests are falsely negative.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yeast infection: If confined to cutaneous areas it will not produce the symptoms you are describing. Suggest you see a urologist and be fully evaluated soon.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
18 years experience in Urgent Care
Vaginitis : Sounds like you have the characteristic external itching and burning of vaginal candidiasis. You need a vaginal swab sent which identifies yeast , std ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some ...: The Q is like a riddle, but there is a logical way to solve it by collecting & bringing the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, evoluti ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Vaginal infection: Yes you may have a fungal infection. Check with your doctor for treatment.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vestibulitis: Those are not typical symptoms so an evaluation by a specialist is warranted. Vulvar vestibulitis is one possiblity you can address with your obgyn.
A 32-year-old female asked:
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See doctor : This may be either thrush or potentially a pelvic infection which is more serious among other things. Need to see a doctor to organise tests and/or e ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
10 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get examined: There could be more than one thing going on here and you need to see a doctor to be evaluated. You could have a UTI or a yeast infection or a vaginal ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. J Ricardo Loret De Mola
32 years experience in Fertility Medicine
YES: Yes, as well as a buring sensation when you urinate. Call your md to have a urianalysis.
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Pelvic process here: Sounds like all the pelvic organs (bladder, bowels, genitals) are affected. Regardless of gender, this deserves evaluation. Possiblities include: uri ... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Anal fissure: Yes anal fissure can cause aforementioned pain.
A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
GYN: For this constellation of symptoms - please see your gynecologist.

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