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I have a constant itchy vagina I've had it for 3 days now. No order or discharge. Little white lumps however. Any advice? I'm not sexually active!

I have a constant itchy vagina I've had it for 3 days now. No order or discharge. Little white lumps however. Any advice? I'm not sexually active!

Needs an 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 treatment. White lumps could be herpes, blocked glands or an allergic reaction. Schedule a visit or consider sending a private message with an image to an obgyn or dermatologist if you feel comfortable doing that. ...Read more

Vaginal Itching (Definition)

= unpleasant sensation that creates the urge to scratch skin/ ...Read more


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Why do I have itchy vagina?

Why do I have itchy vagina?

May be an infection: Vaginal itching can have several causes. You may have a dermatologic condition. Or you may have an infection. The possible causes vary based on your age and risk factors. Your doctor can examine you and may run some tests to determine what is causing the problem. Until you see your doctor, you can try over-the-counter anti-itch creams. These may ease the itching but will not treat/cure the cause. ...Read more

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What causes a itchy vagina?

What causes a itchy vagina?

Lots of things...: ...From a yeast infection to an allergy to lubricants or sexual devices or whatever. There are also systemic causes, such as a hormone deficiency. Let your gynecologist examine you and give you a definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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Reasons for a mildly itchy vagina?

Reasons for a mildly itchy vagina?

Itchy vulva: One reason could be the soap you use for cleansing, another one could be a yeast infection. This is a common infection in your women. Signs can be vulvar itch, along with thick white vaginal discharge. There are over the counter treatments for this. If symptoms persist, see a physician. ...Read more

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What could be wrong with an itchy vagina?

What could be wrong with an itchy vagina?

Vaginitis..: Vaginitis is a common/generic term for inflammation in/on the vagina area. It could be from infection such as yeast, BV (bacterial vaginosis), and std such as chlamydia, or from chemical irritation due to feminine hygiene products. If just itching outside, it could be dry skin, fungal infection, or the so tabooed crabs as pictured here. So, get it checked out by doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why do I get an itchy vagina at night time?

Why do I get an itchy vagina at night time?

Allergies/infection: There are many possibilities. The vulvar area is prone to environmental sensitivities, like allergies, that can cause itching. Why at night? Maybe you are sensitive to the laundry soap your sheets are washed in? Infections, such as an external yeast infection, or pubic lice, or even pinworm, are all possibilities. Get examined to rule those out. ...Read more

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What is the best way to relieve an itchy vagina?

What is the best way to relieve an itchy vagina?

Itching: It depens (penicillamine) on the cause. Ask your doctor to determine the cause or send you to a gynecologist. ...Read more

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Can I have an itchy vagina but also have nothing be wrong?

Can I have an itchy vagina but also have nothing be wrong?

Definitely: There are many causes. Vaginal itching does not always mean that you have infection. Sometimes people are allergic to household items. Laundry detergent, soap, maxipads, toilet paper and sweat are common culprits. There are skin disorders like lichen sclerosis and psoriasis. See your doc for an exam to determine the cause. ...Read more

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Is it possible for me to apply mercy ointment into an itchy vagina?

Is it possible for me to apply mercy ointment into an itchy vagina?

Strongly recommend: Against this. Mercy cream is touted to treat most skin diseases & to stimulate rapid hair growth. I know of no product that does all this. Be very caution about putting any substances into the vagina. ...Read more

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I have been having a itchy vagina for over 3 weeks. I used candizole for 5 days but its still the same?

Maybe STI: Vaginal itching and burning can be irritation from new soap or panties. Could be a yeast infection. Please get an exam and culture to make sure it's not a STI (sexually-transmitted infection) like chlamydia, trichamonas or gonorhea. Untreated chlamydia can cause infertility. If it's yeast, otc-fungal cream should help. ...Read more

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I have a very itchy vagina.

I have a very itchy vagina.

Could be infection: The most common cause of itching in the vagina is a yeast infection.

Lots of other infections also cause itching. If this is new for you, i'd recommend seeing your gynecologist for exam and treatment. ...Read more

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How to treat my itchy vagina?

How to treat my itchy vagina?

Itching: You need to see your doctor and get tested. It could be a yeast infection or an std. ...Read more

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What to do about very itchy vagina?

What to do about very itchy vagina?

See your doctor: If OTC treatments have not relieved the symptoms an exam is needed. ...Read more

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What is the reason for an itchy vagina?

Infection: Most likely a yeast (fungal) infection. Try an anti-fungal agent over the counter specifically for vaginal infection. If you don't improve, see your healthcare provider as some infections of the vagina may be sexually transmitted and require specific therapy. ...Read more

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Swollen itchy vagina. What could cause this?

Swollen itchy vagina. What could cause this?

Most likely a yeast: Infection, could be bacterial or allergic or herpes or other causes, if u were my pt in coral springs, fl I would do an exam and cultures for yeast bact and herpes and most likely start treating u for yeast until I get the cultures back and u can take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) which should not hurt anything to help with some of the symptoms. ...Read more

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I have an extremely itchy vagina what do I do?

I have an extremely itchy vagina what do I do?

Yeast vs BV or..: Itching in the inside of you private is often caused by yeast (candida vaginitis) or bacterial vaginitis (bv), or some chemical irritation--maybe from tampon use etc. Std such as trichomonas/herpes, chlamydia, and gonorrhea can cause itching as well. I suggest getting evaluated/treated by your doc as soon as possible. Good luck. ...Read more

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What could cause an itchy vagina with clumpy discharge?

What could cause an itchy vagina with clumpy discharge?

Yeast infection.: These are the typical signs of vaginal yeast infection and can be treated by a variety of medications. ...Read more

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I have very sticky, bloody discharge, and an itchy vagina.?

I have very sticky, bloody discharge, and an itchy vagina.?

Need attention: You need to see your doctor. Might be infection or othes process. ...Read more

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What cause an itchy vagina and white discharge?

What cause an itchy vagina and white discharge?

Vaginitis: There are several causes of vaginitis, but itchy with white discharge is often a vaginal yeast infection. Candida or monilia are other names for this. ...Read more

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Swollen and itchy vagina with hard lumps, what's wrong?

Swollen and itchy vagina with hard lumps, what's wrong?

Infection?: Swelling and itchiness can be signs of candida infection. See your doctor. ...Read more

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What do I do about my itchy vagina I'm 18 and sexually active?

What do I do about my itchy vagina I'm 18 and sexually active?

Get screened: It is likely telling you that you have a vaginal infection. You should be examined by your gyn or urgent care dr for treatment. ...Read more

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I have a swollen itchy vagina with white cream like substance, why?

I have a swollen itchy vagina with white cream like substance, why?

Probably vagiitis: Vaginitis, an infection of the vagina with yeast, trichomonas (a protozoan parasite), or bacteria, is very common. If there is pain or tiny ulcerations, it could also be a herpes infection. Some of these are sexually transmitted (trichomonas or herpes), while yeast and bacterial infections can just happen, often due to changes in hormones, antibiotics, etc. See your gyn to diagnose. ...Read more

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What can I do if my girlfriend has an itchy vagina since we had sex, what is wrong?

What can I do if my girlfriend has an itchy vagina since we had sex, what is wrong?

Yeast infection?: Or vaginosis. Suggest she tries an over the counter anti-funcal like lotrimin (clotrimazole) or monistat. Should consult family dr or gynecologist if it doesn't clear up after a few days. ...Read more

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What can I do for this pain I get while urination and itchy vagina after protected sex?

What can I do for this pain I get while urination and itchy vagina after protected sex?

Not sure: Evaluate to determine cause. Causes of vaginal itching include yeast infections; vaginitis; contact w chemicals (douches, detergent, feminine spray, contraceptive foam/ jelly or ointments or creams); stress; pinworm; menopause (vaginal drying); precancerous lesions; stress. ...Read more