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Need advise on thrush like symptoms and swollen vagina at base can send photo's?

Need advise on thrush like symptoms and swollen vagina at base can send photo's?

Yeast infection: It sounds like you have a yeast infections. There are many over the counter yeast creams you can by at any pharmacy. Try one. If not improved then schedule a visit with an obgyn for evaluation ...Read more

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How to care for vagina? (Female, 21yrs old) want to know what are some tips to keeping clean& fresh smelling? Best way to keep vagina healthy

How to care for vagina? (Female, 21yrs old) want to know what are some tips to keeping clean& fresh smelling? Best way to keep vagina healthy

Vaginal "freshness"?: The best method of cleansing the vulva is to wash with a mild soap such as Dove, Caress, or Ivory ONLY on the outside. The vagina itself is self-cleaning, unless infected because it has a pH "balancing bacteria" if it is not disturbed. Please leave all the "vaginal freshness" products such as douches and sprays on the shelf of the pharmacy, otherwise you will be seeing your MD more often. ...Read more

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Can a female get ringworms on her vagina?

See below: Ringworm is a skin yeast, not a worm. If you mean pinworm they typically in the intestine and around the rectum. ...Read more

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What comes out a a females vagina when she has and orgasm?

Controversial: The presence of a "female ejaculate" is controversial. Some women do pass fluid with orgasm, likely from the ducts next to the urethra. The fluid seems to be different from urine. ...Read more

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Does a man need be concerned if notice smell from female vagina?

Does a man need be concerned if notice smell from female vagina?

Vagina: The vagina contains numerous bacteria, many of them being normal so it is not uncommon to have an odor detect ed ...Read more

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Is breaking you're heiman painful and is you're vagina looser after? 18 year old female

Is breaking you're heiman painful and is you're vagina looser after? 18 year old female

Can be: When the hymen is torn many women do say it is painful for an instant. The hymen protects the entrance to the vagina and has nothing to do with looseness of the vagina. All is well. ...Read more

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What are the odds of. Semen going from the outside of the vagina into the inside to impregnate a female?

What are the odds of. Semen going from the outside of the vagina into the inside to impregnate a female?

Very Low: Actually, very, very low. They can only swim so far and without the right environment, they will die off quickly. Under the best conditions, the sperm that finds the egg is lucky. ...Read more

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I am a 17year old female. For 2years now, I've been having two Testes like growing outside my vagina, should I be worried? I'm a virgin by the way.

I am a 17year old female. For 2years now, I've been having two Testes like growing outside my vagina, should I be worried? I'm a virgin by the way.

Here are some. ..: Have you had period yet? How have your secondary sex characteristics such as breast enlargement, pubic pair, etc. Developed? If so, you would be female. To confirm what you just referred to -testes-like growth, see a pro-inspection & palpation after detailing Hx... ...Read more

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I am a 23 year old female. I have been really really ichy around and in my vaginal area. And the opening to my vagina is light pink/ white, and seems?

I am a 23 year old female. I have been really really ichy around and in my vaginal area. And the opening to my vagina is light pink/ white, and seems?

Could be: Itching is a non-specific symptom that could be due to a yeast infection or a sensitivity/allergic reaction to something like a perfume, dye, deodorant, or some other chemical you have had in the area or even latex.All of these can cause itching, swelling, redness, and pain. A yeast infection often but not always can cause a cottage cheese-like discharge. To know for sure see your PCP or GYN. ...Read more

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A female fell on concrete now has bleeding in the vagina?

A female fell on concrete now has bleeding in the vagina?

See medical help: This could be something minor or something quite serious. You should go to the er. ...Read more

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What happens when a female has a white discharge from her vagina?

What happens when a female has a white discharge from her vagina?

Possible candida: Just go to the gyn or your pcp, found the possibility of candidiasis and proper treatment, the most frequently producing white discharge. Have to he check ...Read more

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How long can sperm live for inside the vagina when a female has vb?

How long can sperm live for inside the vagina when a female has vb?

Sperm survival: It will probably depend upon the ph of the vagina. Close to 7, and sperm could live foe 3days. ...Read more

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What does it mean when a female has a lump on the left side of her vagina.

What does it mean when a female has a lump on the left side of her vagina.

See your OB/GYN: This could be a Bartholin's gland cyst, I would see you family doctor or OB/GYN to be assessed this may need to be surgically drained, or a small catheter placed in the mass to drain it. In the meantime you can place a warm wet washcloth on the area to encourage draining. If you have pain or fever please be seen sooner. ...Read more

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Female 50 feels like bladder is pushing into vagina. Is that a real problem?

Female 50 feels like bladder is pushing into vagina. Is that a real problem?

Yes, real: Cystocele is the term for bladder pushing into vagina.
Basically, this is a type of hernia, the wall between the bladder and vagina has weakness and can no longer hold the bladder in place. It usually becomes more problematic with time. Options are wait and see, wear a pessary, or have surgery to correct. ...Read more

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I'm a female. I've had white pasty thick smelly discharge from my vagina for about a week. What could this be?

I'm a female. I've had white pasty thick smelly discharge from my vagina for about a week. What could this be?

See a doctor: You should see your doctor for std testing. There are other causes for vaginal itching, but std or urine testing may be needed. ...Read more

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Hello I'm a 20 year old female and I would like to surgically tighten my vagina. What are my opinions to do so?

Hello I'm a 20 year old female and I would like to surgically tighten my vagina. What are my opinions to do so?

Exam first: There at any issues to address here including the physical and psychological risks and benefits. There may be reasons for the apparent "looseness" that may not be addressed by surgery such as a small partner or excessive lubrication or chronic constipation. Furthermore, consider the potential effects on future pregnancy. Meet and discuss with your gyne or other experienced practitioners. ...Read more

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Hi, I'm a 21 year old female. I've been masturbating since I was a teen and in the last year it hurts to penetrate my vagina. It that normal?

Hi, I'm a 21 year old female. I've been masturbating since I was a teen and in the last year it hurts to penetrate my vagina. It that normal?

When sex hurts: Here is an excellent and comprehensive link from ACOG for you. It is important for a woman to get screened when you have pain during insertion. The USPST also wants young women to be screened for STDs as a safety measure. This is around the time USPST recommends you start getting Pap smears as well. Good luck. Read: http://m.acog. Org/Patients/FAQs/When-Sex-Is-Painful? IsMobileSet=true ...Read more

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I'm a female who wants to be healthy in the vagina area and I would like to know is taking vH essentials Probiotics good for you or is there any issues?

I'm a female who wants to be healthy in the vagina area and I would like to know is taking vH essentials Probiotics good for you or is there any issues?

Maybe: Our bodies are FULL of bacteria which are essential to our health. Probiotics are a way to supplement with healthy bacteria we need. Important for vagina. Balance of bacteria, fungi, and other organisms. Cranberry has been shown to promote urinary tract health and decrease frequency of infections in urinary tract. No issues other than some may not tolerate due to sensitivity/side effect ...Read more

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Can a female get ringworm in her vagina?

Can a female get ringworm in her vagina?

Vaginitis: Well, women can get fungal infections of the vagina. This is caused by a yeast called candida. Technically it is not "ringworm" but it is a fungal infection. ...Read more

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What cause a females vagina to smell like fish?

What cause a females vagina to smell like fish?

Usually a bacterial: Or trich infection, see your gyn tom, so you can get txment asap, absolutely no reason to smell like that. ...Read more

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What causes dandruff around a females vagina? Like on the lips

What causes dandruff around a females vagina? Like on the lips

GYN: It is possible that you have an inflammation or infection. You must see a physician for a thorough female examination. I suggest avoiding any tight fitting undergarments and abstain sexually until cleared. ...Read more

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Will a male doc leave the room for a female physical exam, scared to go get one done have sores on my vagina if he does not leave can I ask him to?

Will a male doc leave the room for a female physical exam, scared to go get one done have sores on my vagina if he does not leave can I ask him to?

It is time: You have a medical problem that requires an examination. You need this examination to get better. You are 46 years old. It is time to be an adult and have your exam. If you think for one moment that the doctor, male or female, will have any inappropriate thoughts about your skin then you are mistaken. We see skin every single day of our lives. It is skin and it must be examined. Go to the doctor! ...Read more

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Good day I am a 45 year old female who is menopausal. I have been suffering with sometimes a painful sensation in the area between my vagina and thigh?

Good day I am a 45 year old female who is menopausal. I have been suffering with sometimes a painful sensation in the area between my vagina and thigh?

Vaginismus: Or (menopausal) atrophy of the vaginal tissues. If you are sexually active, ask your physician about Premarin (conjugated estrogens) Vaginal Cream (conjugated estrogen cream) and additionally, use prolonged foreplay with sexual lubricant during penetration. Take occasional position changes and empty your bladder after intercourse. ...Read more

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Hi, im a 57 year old lady and undergoing menopause. I discovered a lump inside my vagina hole some time back. It keeps growing. It doesn't itch or hurt?

NEED FOR EXAM: This could be one of several possibilities, but it often is a dropped bladder, or a rectal hernia in a lady of your age. A vaginal exam by a gyn will clarify your problem and put your mind at rest! ...Read more

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What does it mean when a female has shooting pains through her vagina, butt & lower stomach?

What does it mean when a female has shooting pains through her vagina, butt & lower stomach?

Depends: There are lots of different reasons for these symptoms. Pregnancy can cause a number of these symptoms, as can a pelvic infection or normal menstrual cycle. Other causes include urinary tract infections, constipation, and endometriosis. ...Read more

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What are the possible problems when you a female has bleeding form her vagina after a clitoral orgasm?

What are the possible problems when you a female has bleeding form her vagina after a clitoral orgasm?

MicroTears: Likely the sex caused a small abrasion which is what led to the bleeding. Try a lubricant next time, and if it continues, see a gynecologist. ...Read more

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White substance around female urethra opening? Not a lot of it but it's not coming out of the vagina. Could it be yeast?

White substance around female urethra opening? Not a lot of it but it's not coming out of the vagina. Could it be yeast?

Yeast: Any discharge around the urethra could be a fungal infection. I would obtain a urine sample and see if there is an infection ...Read more

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I am a 16 year old female the discharge out of my vagina is more like a rubbery substance and it smells like vinegar...! Please help!!

I am a 16 year old female the discharge out of my vagina is more like a rubbery substance and it smells like vinegar...! Please help!!

Need more info: What color is the vaginal discharge? White or yellow may indicate yeast which can be treated by OTC meds. Vaginal discharge that smells fishy may be due to BV or bacterial vaginosis, for which you may need an exam and prescription meds ...Read more