A 25-year-old female asked:
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i am experiencing vaginal dryness, itching, burning, and abnormal vaginal discharge (itchy, cheesy discharge). my vulva is very tender and red from the irritation. it seems like another yeast infection, which i get very regularly. why would that be?

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Dr. Gerald Klein
50 years experience Radiology
See a gynecologist: sounds like vaginitis, possibly candida or less likely bacterial. He can do a culture and recommend appropriate treatment
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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