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A 19-year-old female asked:

I realize that my labias are shrinking especially after i treated a yeast infection and while treating a bacterial vaginosis. why are they shrinking?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Previously swollen?: I would guess your labia were swollen due to inflammation and now are returning to normal size. Contact the doctor treating you for yeast and BV. Good luck!
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