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A 22-year-old female asked:

I am 22 year old virgin,i do not shave my pubic hair. there is severe itching on my mons pubis,specifically right above the clitoris where hair starts to grow. it has been 3 days and the area is dry even my vagina since then. but i do masturbate, can it b

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Get examined: by your GYN- may be a "friction burn" from masturbation. You can try some mild 1% hydrocortisone cream to the itching area; however do not inset it in your vagina.
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