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Dr. Rebecca Ryder
31 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes - a lot!: Yes, a significant number of women will get symptoms of vaginal atrophy, usually after menopause. However, breast feeding women and some premenopausal ... Read More
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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience in Geriatrics
Vaginal atrophy: Vaginal atrophy is caused by lack of Estrogens in the genital area. It makes the vaginal introitus smaller and dry causing discomfort and pain during ... Read More
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Common at menopause: The vagina requires estrogen to stay healthy. At menopause the estrogen levels decrease and vaginal atrophy begins to develop. It is easily treated ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mabel Obeng
20 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal Atrophy: Vaginal atrophy is thining of the vaginal tissue due to a decrease in estrogen levels seen mostly in postmenopausal women. There is also decreased mo ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
Besides discomfort : During intercourse and propensity for urinary tract infection, vaginal dryness should not cause any major health issues. There are various remedies in ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not a magic formula: Certainly, the more you use it the less you lose it. However, if atrophy sets in, there are several viable options.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Discomfort, pain,: Bleeding. Depending on the severity of vaginal atrophy the person may experience discomfort, pain and bleeding. There is risk of trauma to the vagina ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
24 years experience in Geriatrics
Yes: Especially when you are voiding urine, developing increased dryness on skin, experiencing vaginal discharge with more alkaline enviroment or painful s ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
Vaginal atrophy: is usually dry! If you have a discharge ..get it checked out by your GYN BTW NO ONE should have to "suffer" from this condition!!1 There is effectiv ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
30 years experience in Fertility Medicine
With ovarian aging: All women lose eggs as they age resulting in ovarian aging. So pcos can experience aging with eventual symptoms of premenopause (vaginal atrophy, hot ... Read More

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