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A 37-year-old member asked:

what could cause an itchy vulva that bleeds when rubbed?

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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
See below: Common causes of vaginal itching include: •chemical irritants such as detergents, fabric softeners, feminine sprays, ointments, creams, douches, and contraceptive foams or jellies. •menopause. A drop in the hormone estrogen causes vaginal dryness. •stress may increase vaginal itching and make you more susceptible to infections. •vaginal yeast infectionvaginitis.

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A 40-year-old member asked:

What could cause an itchy vulva and labia minora?

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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
See below: Common causes of vaginal itching include: •chemical irritants such as detergents, fabric softeners, feminine sprays, ointments, creams, douches, and contraceptive foams or jellies. •menopause. A drop in the hormone estrogen causes vaginal dryness. •stress may increase vaginal itching and make you more susceptible to infections. •vaginal yeast infectionvaginitis.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik commented
Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Excellent summary
Dec 16, 2012
A 37-year-old member asked:

Have extremely itchy vulva?

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Dr. Andrew Silverman
Fertility Medicine 49 years experience
Itchty vulva: Could be a yeast infection. I suggest that you see your gyn.

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