Seaside, CA
A 23-year-old female asked:

Small irrited spot on the outside skin by vaginal and anus looks like i accidental scratched myself but dosent hurt but rather itchy.

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 47 years experience
Sounds like: inflammation or irritation. Difficult to say for sure. If symptoms persist, consult with a gyn. You might want to try otc hydrocortisone cream in the meantime.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Could be a herpes infection. See an obgyn.
Aug 26, 2015

Related questions

A 18-year-old female asked:
A perineal rash, starting from right below the vaginal/labia area to above anus, started after my last period. It's itchy, feels good when i itch, but i bleed, skin peels. I applied silver gel. Help?
Dr. Carlo Valencia
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
Intertrigo: Sounds like intertrigo which is essentially yeast infection involving the intertriginous area such as the perineum/groin. Have it checked by your phys... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
View all answers
A 17-year-old female asked:
The side of my vagina has been very itchy for 2 weeks, today i noticed little spots where the skin looks like it's peeling. Could it be dry skin?
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Needs exam: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatmen... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A female asked:
I have chaffing from my vagina to anus and skin loss. started as itchy before cycle but got much worse during cycle. used monistast and antibiotic oin?
Dr. Stephen Scholand
Infectious Disease 25 years experience
Show a doc urgently: Any kind of skin loss is a major cause for concern. In this sensitive area, it's highly important for a doctor to assess the extent of damage to your ... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A member asked about a female:
Have a rash on buttock for 3 mo duration.Few itchy spots on other buttock as well, have inflammation in area by vagina stretching to anus. Any ideas?
Dr. Justin Diedrich
Gynecology 16 years experience
See doc: It could be lots of things. Without looking at it, can't say. You should get an appointment with a doc/clinic.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 18-year-old female asked:
I have soft skin peeling, pain, burning, itchy, redness on the outside of my vagina and anus. It started after I had sexual intercourse yesterday.
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Go see gyn: see your GYN for an evaluation to determine if you have an infection that needs treatment best wishes Dr M
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
View all answers
Last updated Aug 26, 2015

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.