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A 27-year-old female asked:

Vaginal area hurts burns and itches took a uti screening test showed i was positive for leucocytes in my urine and the nitrate was negative help me!

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Dr. Charles Rocamboli
Family Medicine 20 years experience
See a Doctor: Sounds like a urinary tract infection or possibly an std like herpes. I would go to a doctor and find out.
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Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 44 years experience
GYNECOLOGIST: Please consult with your Gynecologist to diagnose and provide treatment for your problem. If you are not comfortable with your Doctor, see another for a second opinion.
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