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A 39-year-old female asked:

My vagina smells like rubber can this be a yeast infection no other symptoms though. vagina smells like rubber no other symptoms though.

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
See gynecologist: To really find out you must see your gynecologist for evaluation and treatment.
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A 34-year-old member asked:

What is the symptoms of having yeast growth in vagina before a real infection?

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Dr. Scott Beard
Urogynecology 26 years experience
Can't: For some yeast is a normal part of the vaginal flora so there are no preinfection signs.
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A member asked:
If a vagina smells like rotten cheese, does that mean she has a yeast infection? I was laying in bed with a girl, and a smell so disturbing hit my nose like a brick in the face. The smell was like rotten cheese times 10. And i still had sex with her. (onl
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Don't : Don't know if she had poor hygiene or if there was a vaginal discharge. I havn't heard of a yeast infection smelling like rotten cheese. If she did ... Read More
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A female asked:
My vagina smells really bad all the time. I keep a UTI, yeast infection or BV. I wash up all day and smell never leaves. It is affecting my job. ?
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
GYN Exam: You need a thorough GYN MD exam to determine if the odor is a hygiene issue or an actual bacterial vaginitis.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
I have a vag yeast infection..I have milky like fluid that has a mild smell to it that is in my vagina..could this be due to the infection??
Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
Yeast Infection: A yeast infection is usually a cheesy white discharge and extremely itchy and most often has no odor. See your doctor for an exam and cultures to conf... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
I have been having this fishy smell coming from my vagina for about 3 months now..2 cultures detected only a yeast infection but i still smell fishy?
Dr. Chevies Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
I would ask: Specifically for metronizadole 500 mg 2x per day for 7 days. You don't need a culture to diagnose that one, it's bacterial vaginosis and sometimes yo... Read More
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Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff commented
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
But if this fails, go see a gynecologist.
Mar 22, 2013
Dr. Chevies Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Provided original answer
I am gynecologist, fishy, anaerobes, vaginosis, watch the thong, retained tampon, whatever.
Apr 26, 2013
A 16-year-old female asked:
Ive got tested for bv and yeast Infection plenty of times but it always came back negative. I have a bad vagina Odor and my discharge is like flakey. I noticed that if I eat sweet stuff the smell will get worse. Ive had this issue for two years Now?
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Vaginal odor ?'s: Whether you are sexually active or not, vaginal odor usually involves infection. See your gyn physician to determine the cause.
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Last updated Oct 15, 2017

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