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Doctor insights on: Can Vestibular Papillomatosis Cause Vaginal Dryness

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I know self diagnosing over google is bad but im almost 100% certain that I've got this. Vestibular papillomatosis? What causes this? Is it curable?

I know self diagnosing over google is bad but im almost 100% certain that I've got this. Vestibular papillomatosis? What causes this? Is it curable?

Not how it works: You are asking for an essay on an app where we have 400 characters to respond. In my experience nine times out of ten my patients self diagnosis is wrong. In medicine you can bring the worry to your doctor but you always start with your specific symptoms. Best to ask us about your symptoms then to presume a diagnosis.

Vaginal Dryness (Definition)

Vaginal dryness is the sensation that comes with a lack of the normal secretions and/or thinning of the skin in the vagina. There are many causes of vaginal dryness. It may be caused by reduced estrogen levels, infection, medications, and other things. If over the counter lubricants don't work, see your physician ...Read more


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How to get rid of vestibular papillomatosis?

How to get rid of vestibular papillomatosis?

VESTIBULAR PAPILLOMA: A GYNECOLOGIST IS THE DOCTOR TO SEE FOR THIS CONDITION. SEE ONE SOON AND GOOD LUCK.

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Vestibular papillomatosis. What causes it and what can I do to get rid of it? (i know it does not require treatment but I want it)

Vestibular papillomatosis. What causes it and what can I do to get rid of it? (i know it does not require treatment but I want it)

Try to restrain: This is simply an extreme version, what we call hypertrophy, of normal anatomic features. There is no medical treatment and I would not recommend surgical removal because it very well may be ineffective and could create problems and scarring that are worse than what you have.

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Is vestibular papillomatosis contagious? They are itchy and burn a little. Can I get treatment for this and is it dangerous/ harmful?

Is vestibular papillomatosis contagious? They are itchy and burn a little. Can I get treatment for this and is it dangerous/ harmful?

Normal: Vestibular papilomatosis is a normal variant that often gets mistaken for hpv condyloma or genital warts. An experienced gynecologist can visually see the difference but often a biopsy is needed to prove it. If the diagnosis is confirmed then no treatment is needed since this is normal and not contagious.

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Can vaginal dryness cause someone health problems?

Can vaginal dryness cause someone health problems?

No: Vaginal dryness does not cause other problems. It is a common symptom of menopause and breastfeeding. It can sometimes be treated with vaginal estrogen if lubricants are not enough.

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Can anyone tell me what can cause vaginal dryness?

Can anyone tell me what can cause vaginal dryness?

Glands: The glands in the vagina not producing secretions causes vaginal dryness. Lack of hormones (estrogens) in menopause or emotional stress'lack of arousal in women before menopause can cause the glands to not produce secretions.

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Is vaginal dryness a symptom of a prolapse? Will a prolapse cause vaginal dryness?

Is vaginal dryness a symptom of a prolapse? Will a prolapse cause vaginal dryness?

No and Yes: No vaginal dryness is not a primary symptom of uterine prolapse as the descent of the uterus most be noted and documented by a M by exam. Yes, second and especially third degree prolapse often is associated as a secondary factor with vaginal dryness as the uterus is almost at the vaginal opening or outside it and air does get into the vagina during physical or strenuous activity.

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What caused vaginal dryness in women and how can it be prevented?

What caused vaginal dryness in women and how can it be prevented?

Fear & many other: Issues. As complex Soul? Mind? Brain? Body creatures, mind/brain control is dominant over body behavior. Very much including autonomic nervous & endocrine controls of body responses starting far before birth & continuing throughout life. People/Docs typically focus most on body response issues; easier to categorize & mass market approaches. But issues complex & subconscious emotions largely dominant.

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Could taking anti-histamines cause vaginal dryness? Can this condition be treated

Could taking anti-histamines cause vaginal dryness? Can this condition be treated

Yes, it can.: Antihistamines can cause mucosal dryness including vaginal dryness. You can half your current dose of antihistamine to see if it continues to give you the anti-histamine benefit without giving you the side effect since the effect is dose dependant.

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I am 37 and lately I've been having vaginal dryness that makes me feel sore. It's ok during sex, I'm not dry at all then. What are possible causes?

I am 37 and lately I've been having vaginal dryness that makes me feel sore. It's ok during sex, I'm not dry at all then. What are possible causes?

Soaps, douches, etc.: Harsh soaps, frequent douching, dehydration and the use of talcum powders all contribute to this problem so stop. Dove, Caress, and Ivory are recommended soaps, and drinking appropriate amounts of water daily. (not sodas).

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Can vaginal dryness cause you to see the vaginal walls at introits?

Can vaginal dryness cause you to see the vaginal walls at introits?

Not exactly: May be the dryness related to tissue relaxation which may make the wall prolapsed out a bit to show at introits

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Does the nuvaring cause vaginal dryness?

Does the nuvaring cause vaginal dryness?

NuvaRing and dryness: The answer is no! Please check with your health care provider for any infections you may have causing this symptom.

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What might cause vaginal dryness besides menopause?

What might cause vaginal dryness besides menopause?

Low estrogen: Any low estrogen situations, such as postpartum and nursing or treatment with Lupron (leuprolide) or depo-provera can cause vaginal dryness. The vagina might also feel dry during sex if there is not enough foreplay to stimulate arousal and lubrication.

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Does hpv cause vaginal dryness?

Does hpv cause vaginal dryness?

Not HPV: Human papillomavirus (HPV) does not cause vaginal dryness. It almost never causes any symptoms at all except warts; or in rare cases when the cervix is infected, there may be spotty bleeding or perhaps vaginal discharge. But even these are uncommon. Anyway, you and your doctor will need to look for other causes of vaginal dryness. Good luck!

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Can Diane 35 cause vaginal dryness?

Vaginal dryness: Generally not because estrogens in fact is actually used to treat vaginal dryness. It won;t hurt to touch base with your OB-GYN

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I have vaginal dryness. My doc told me to use Crisco. Will it hurt me? Or cause irritation?

I have vaginal dryness. My doc told me to use Crisco. Will it hurt me? Or cause irritation?

Any pure oil: Driscoll is a highly processed hydrogenated, saturated oil. You can use pure coconut oil. Error- crisco

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There is a gland in the vaginal area where some people are known to get cyst in. I can recall the name of the gald or the cyst. Its responsible I guess for lubricating the vaginal area I think? But if a cyst is on it can it cause vaginal dryness?

There is a gland in the vaginal area where some people are known to get cyst in. I can recall the name of the gald or the cyst. Its responsible I guess for lubricating the vaginal area I think? But if a cyst is on it can it cause vaginal dryness?

No: The gland is called the bartholins gland and plays a role in lubrication. A cyst forms when the gland duct is blocked. No, a cycst does not cause vaginal dryness. The primary source of lubrication is the vagina itself.