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A 21-year-old female asked:

i'm 21..there is a thick white discharge from my vagina which almost looks cheese and it doesn't have any odour..there's burning sensation, itching.?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See your doctor: Your doctor will have to evaluate you. Part of that evaluation will be to test the discharge to identify it specifically, then treat you.

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Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik commented
Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Not unless you use a chemical whichnentersnthe vaginal cavity for a prolonged period and causes mucosal ulceration
Aug 18, 2012
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik commented
Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
It is possible if the shaving cream you use enters the vaginal cavity and sits there for a prolonged period causing mucosal inflammation and/or ulceration
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