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What does vaginal herpys look like?

What does vaginal herpys look like?

Vesicles: There may be no obvious lesions, the usual lesion is a group of vesicles. See this site for more information and see the picture.
http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001860/. ...Read more

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Does vaginal tightening cream really work?

No: I am not aware of any cream that can cause vaginal tightening--not even temporarily. ...Read more

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How long does vaginal chafing take to heal?

Less than a week: Usually less than a week. Try a daily sitz bath. Otherwise, try to stay cool and dry. Loose fitting clothes, cotton panties, no pantiliners. ...Read more

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What does vaginal ultrasound look for?

What does vaginal ultrasound look for?

Depends: It depends on why you got it/what your symptoms are. The most common areas to be evaluated in a non-pregnant female are 1) the uterus for fibroids, 2) the endometrium for various conditions that usually result in pain or bleeding, or 3) the adnexa where the ovaries are (looking for cysts or cystic cancer). Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What does vaginal milky discharge mean?

What does vaginal milky discharge mean?

Need more info: If you're concerned about any vaginal discharge, I will strongly recommend seeing your PCP or GYN provider for more detailed history and exam. This will enable proper diagnosis, treatment, follow up and age-appropriate preventive counseling. The discharge could be normal or a sign of infection depending other factors in play. ...Read more

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How long does vaginal brown discharge last?

How long does vaginal brown discharge last?

Brown discharge is: Usually related to old, deoxygenated blood being shed from the vagina. How long it lasts depends on the underlying reason for the bleeding.. ...Read more

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What does vaginal discharge that looks like snot mean?

What does vaginal discharge that looks like snot mean?

You may need to: Check for a vaginal infection. If there are no other symptoms, such as vaginal itching, odor, etc. Then you may be starting irregular spotting/ periods with your hormone cycle at your age. It could be very early on, or minor spotting may be a fluke. But if it continues, you may need to see a GYN or family physician to help you regulate your cycle to be more predictable. ...Read more

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Does vaginal fluid having HIV exposed to outside environment dies or not? Some Dr say yes and some no? What is this u people r confusing me.

Does vaginal fluid having HIV exposed to outside environment dies or not? Some Dr say yes and some no? What is this u people r confusing me.

Viral biology: You need to understand the basics of viral biology to avoid confusion. All viruses require live cells to reside inside and survive; when the host cell dies the virus gets out and quickly tries to find another live cell to enter and if none the virus will die in few min to few hrs. Vaginal fluid has fewer cells than blood. Avoid having HIV-containing fluids mixed up with your own fluids ...Read more

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How does vaginal cancer affect the body?

How does vaginal cancer affect the body?

Local and distant: Vaginal cancer is uncommon, it is associated with hpv infection, local lesion is usually an ulcerated mass with bleeding and invasion into surrounding tissues and lymph nodes and later spread to other organs. See this site for more info.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/vaginal-cancer/ds00812. ...Read more

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Does vaginal cancer grow slowly or quickly?

Does vaginal cancer grow slowly or quickly?

Timeline of cancer: Most cancers of the vagina will be squamous cell carcinomas that arise from a focus of dysplasia (premalignant change). This change can take a very long time or can happen within months. If the tumor becomes invasive it can spread quickly. ...Read more

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Does vaginal cancer usually cause many symptoms?

Does vaginal cancer usually cause many symptoms?

Yes/no: Depends on what type of vaginal cancer, but usually no. However, it is exceedingly rare to have. ...Read more

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Does vaginal cancer cause a foul odor down there?

Does vaginal cancer cause a foul odor down there?

Possibly: Vaginal cancer is extremely rare, but can cause discharge, as well as non-period bleeding from the vagina and pain when you have sex. More common causes of foul odor from the vagina include a yeast infection or sexually transmitted infection. You should see a healthcare provider for evaluation and treatment of any unusual discharge or odor from the vagina! ...Read more

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Does vaginal spotting after masturbation cause a cescarian section?

Does vaginal spotting after masturbation cause a cescarian section?

Not normally: However, if there was a problem with the location of the placenta that could lead to a c-section. ...Read more

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Does vaginal reconstruction really work, and what does the doctor actually do?

Does vaginal reconstruction really work, and what does the doctor actually do?

Yes, in most cases: Vaginal reconstruction is usually employed to restore the vaginal anatomy that has been damaged as a result of vaginal deliveries. Many women eventually have significant symptomatic vaginal prolapse / pelvic relaxation as a result of the trauma of one or more vaginal deliveries. The surgical restoration virtually always results in improvement of the anatomy and function of the vagina. ...Read more

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Does vaginal discharge stops before period?

Does vaginal discharge stops before period?

DC may stop: Vaginal mucous changes throughout your cycle. Some women notice less discharge prior to menses, others more and some no change. ...Read more

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Why does vaginal discharge smells like semen?

Why does vaginal discharge smells like semen?

Vaginal discharge: A vaginal discharge that has an unusual odor can be due to seminal discharge after relations or bv. Check with your gyn if the odor persists. ...Read more

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Does vaginal atrophy usually cause many symptoms?

Does vaginal atrophy usually cause many symptoms?

Vaginal atrophy: Vaginal atrophy is caused by lack of Estrogens in the genital area. It makes the vaginal introitus smaller and dry causing discomfort and pain during intercourse and predisposing the area to infections of the urogenital tracy. A review: http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/vaginalatrophy/ds00770/dsection=symptomsvaginal dryness, vaginal burning, burning with urination, urgency with urination
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What does vaginal itching & white odorless milky discharge?

What does vaginal itching & white odorless milky discharge?

Yeast infection: White discharge is often a sign of a yeast infection with candida. Seeing a physician is recommended. ...Read more

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How much time after postpartum does vaginal swelling subside?

How much time after postpartum does vaginal swelling subside?

Couple weeks: Vaginal swelling will slowly improve over the first couple of weeks. Use ice packs as needed. ...Read more

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How long does vaginal cream need to stay inside to treat yeast?

Anatomy and design: Your anatomy may allow retention of the medication and the medication is designed to be somewhat adherent to the vaginal walls. ...Read more

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What does vaginal yeast discharge look like? If ever I have it, should I see it everyday?

Cottage cheese like: Usually it looks like cottage cheese and it is pruritic. But do not diagnose yourself, see your gyn. ...Read more

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Does vaginal discharge increase or decrease before period? Please answer in detail what exactly happens. Thankyou

Does vaginal discharge increase or decrease before period? Please answer in detail what exactly happens. Thankyou

Remains same: The amount of discharge doesn't change, but the consistency is thick. If you are trying to determine if you might be pregnant, discharge isn't the best marker. If you're worried, take a pregnancy test, as that's the best marker. Discharge changes mid-cycle when it becomes thin and watery. At other ends of the cycle it is thicker. ...Read more

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How many days before the start of a period does vaginal pH begin to rise? Is it normal if it's min 2-3 days before?

How many days before the start of a period does vaginal pH begin to rise? Is it normal if it's min 2-3 days before?

Why check?: There is no value in checking your vaginal ph. This is sometimes done to evaluate vaginal discharge. As a matter of routine there is not a reason for you to do that as the results will not mean anything or trigger any decision making or action on your part. ...Read more

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Diagnosed with trich, had vaginal discharge for a couple days when rest of symptoms cont'd. Does vaginal discharge always have to be associated?

Generally yes: See link for information on trich

http://www. Webmd. Com/sexual-conditions/guide/trichomoniasis ...Read more