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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nagaraj Gabbur
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Can be yeast: Yeast infections typically have a thick white discharge that is in clumps and usually itches. Yeast can be in the vagina but can also come onto the l ... Read More

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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shiroko Sokitch
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: It could be a yeast infection. You would want to avoid all sugars, keep the area dry and open to air as much as possible, wear cotton underwear, and p ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elvia Greathouse
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See doctor: This needs to be evaluated and treated. Skin yeast does not usually peel.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Some ideas: You can kill all the yeast involved & still require time before normal coloration returns. If the skis surface is smooth in those areas it may jus ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Have it evaluated: Have a gynecologist evaluate the problem. Then you will have a diagnosis and can start appropriate treatment to resolve the issue.
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get checked: The only way to know what this is is to be examined by your doctor. It may be a yeast infection. If an over the counter yeast medication solves the p ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yeast is likely: Sounds like a fairly classic presentation of a vaginal yeast infection. Over the counter yeast creams are available. If not improved with this then an ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Folliculitis: Staphylococcal folliculitis. Your doctor may prescribe an antibiotic that you apply to your skin (topical), that you take by mouth (oral), or both. Yo ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Yeast: You have a common yeast infection.
A member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See: See gynecologist or dermatologist to discuss treatment options.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Candace Spann
20 years experience Dermatology
It can.: If this is your primary outbreak of herpes, it could cause a significant amount of tenderness and swelling. Please see your dermatologist for correct ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
See below: Common causes of vaginal itching include: •chemical irritants such as detergents, fabric softeners, feminine sprays, ointments, creams, douches, and ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Anal bumps: Would not be anticipated from a yeast infection.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: See your doctor to get it diagnosed. It could be an infection.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Roberts
10 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly....: Only an exam by your doctor will let you know for sure.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Be seen: It could be from irritation or infection. You should be seen to determine which.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Determine cause: It is important to first determine the cause of the inflammation: creams, soap, shaving, waxing, trauma, friction, Infection, etc. If you cannot iden ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sure: May not feel too good but that's how it's done. I would place an antiseptic on the area afterward so as to avoid infection of the hair follicles. I ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Labial Itching: Labial itching may be the result of chemical irritation. Chemicals in soaps, including laundry soap, can cause irritation when they come into contact ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The agent of a yeast infection requires only a moist area & a bit of skin irritation to begin growing. Yeast cells are in your poo, & the close proxim ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Treat it: You have a yeast infection. Anti-fungal medications are readily available for you without a doctor's prescription.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Arousal: With sexual arousal, you get engorgement of the labia, clitoris, vagina, and uterus. The increased blood flow helps supply the needed nutrients for t ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
25 years experience Gynecology
INFECTION,: Younger age infection older age lac of hormones.
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