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contact dermititis of vulva

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Yes.: You can get allergic contact dermatitis of any part of the body; the vulva is not exempt. Common contactants affecting that area include perfumes, cle ... Read More
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
32 years experience Urogynecology
Yes: Contact dermatitis is very common. Soaps, detergents, fabric softeners, panty liners, etc. All can cause irritation. Many patients think they have ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
DERMATITIS: Contact dermatitis on your genitals can be cured with steroid cream application 2x a day.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Any: mucosal tears or other lesions?
A female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: It will help, but will not reduce chances to aero percent as the sperm will swim into the vagina before the "wiping/showering" occurs.
A female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sometimes: It takes very little time for sperm to start moving up the vagina and each drop contains about 20 million sperm per drop. wiping off or removing some ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Some: This would reduce the change somewhat, but a condom is much more effective.
A female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Leakage & absorption: Semen leaks from and is absorbed by the vagina. Semen on the vulva dries and is ultimately washed off by the wearer.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: STD-containing body fluid such as pre-ejaculate or ejaculate will allow STD to gain access into the body through any barrier-break-down spots - visibl ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Schappa
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: None of the methods you mentioned, showering, wiping or douching are known or effective forms of contraception. If in doubt consider "Plan B" to preve ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Doubt: If inside. But if outside the vulva without pent ration may be.

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