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A 42-year-old female asked:

Im a 42yr old woman and have in last couple months off and on i get itch internally and pin pricks randomly comes and goes. could it be hormones? ty

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Dr. Fred Vandusen
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Yes: if you are getting vaginal itching it could be from dryness secondary to hormonal changes. If you have an associated discharge you may want to make an appointment with your primary care doctor to rule out infection

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