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I have vaginal burning when its close to time for my period what does that mean

A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Beard
Urogynecology 27 years experience
How bad?: Every cycle? How bad is burning? Always the same distribution? Recurrent herpes flares can occur at this time as its a hormonally stressful and that ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Itching: You have to be checked out for sexually transmitted diseases. Seek medical help.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
Gynecology 37 years experience
PH: Vaginal health depends upon vaginal pH (acid/base balance). Normal vaginal pH is 4, but menstrual blood has a pH of 7.4. Yeast infections may produce ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
Preventive Medicine 47 years experience
Very "soft" sign ...: ...Excuse the pun! I know when you are TTC you are watching your body very carefully. This subjective feeling inside your vagina is not reliable for d... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
26 years experience
Yes,: Sometimes women can develop a sensitivity or mild allergy to the protective garments they use. You can try to wait it out and see if it gets better; ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Swor
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Yeast: Yeast is most likely, but trichomonas and other infections are also possible.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Iman Sharif
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Possible infection: You may have an infection. You should see a doctor to be examined.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: It may be the pH changes that the period is exacerbating. If you use scented or deodorant soaps or sanitary products, please stop now. They can incre... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
Obstetrics and Gynecology 44 years experience
See a Provider: This can be caused by a yeast infection which is more common before your cycle or may be due to a hormone imbalance. See your provider to check this ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Heal thyself: A dry vaginal area can certainly cause burning, and proof positive by your increased hydration that relieves your symptoms. Be sure to stay hydrated ... Read More
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