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A 37-year-old female asked:

Have dry and itchy vagina x6 mos, and now difficulty lubricating during sex. was treated for yeast infection but symptoms persist. what could this be?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 60 years experience
Symptoms: You may have a condition known as lichen sclerousis which is seen in middle age women. See your gynacologist or a dermatologist for treatment.
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