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Bleach bath: You can try a bleach bath-1/2 cup in full tub of water-soak for 10minutes. Do at least twice a week. ...Read more
Folliculitis is a condition in which one or more hair follicles are swollen. It can occur anywhere on the skin, and usually occurs when the hair follicles are damaged by friction from clothing, shaving, or blockage of the follicle, and a bacterial infection may follow. Common symptoms may include a rash, itching, and ...Read more
Is it ok for a female to get aroused while having tx for widespread pubic folliculitis are vaginal juices irritants no actual touching occurs in area ?
Pubic"erector pili": The pubic hair follicles are attached and are nerve sensitized to the muscles that raise the hairs to upright status therefore, "arousal" is possible "without be touched". Vaginal fluids attendant to arousal are not irritants but are designed to facilitate further "engagement"... ...Read more
I've had folliculitis in the vaginal area for years now, what is the best treatment for the scarring and itch it has created?
Stop shaving?: If you have been shaving the area, stop. That may be the main problem, perhaps the only problem. If pubic area hair control remains important, consider a hair removal cream instead. If not shaving, other factors may be important -- for example, you may be carrying virulent staph or strep. If you haven't yet seen a dermatologist, consider it now. She or he should be able to sort this out. Good luck ...Read more
How to get rid of vaginal folliculitis at home? Is it normal to feel like a pretty solid pocket of fluid is on the inside right of my labia?
Not usually: Folliculitis is on the outside, vaginal discharge comes from the inside. Other conditions , can present as folliculitis and could be associated with a vaginal discharge. You should see your gyn as she or he can examine the folliculitis and do a vaginal culture to rule out abnormal bacteria, yeast or other organisms. ...Read more
Folliculitis: I recommend buying a feminine wash with antibacterial soap to cleanse the area. There are no over the counter creams recommended for the area. You need to see a physician to be examined and obtain a prescription for this infection, and to be certain it is not a different problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have foliculitus and get abscesses in my vaginal area now have two black spot like bumps on my Mons pubis are these scars or should I be worried ?
Don't worry.: Hi Emalou, Folliculitis is very common where there are large sweat glands and course hair like under the arms and in the groin area. Bacteria get down in the follicles and begin to grow forming small abscesses. They often are noticed in various stages of healing. I believe that this is what you are seeing. Continue to treat the infection with topical antibiotics or antibiotics by mouth. ...Read more
My folliculitus is in my vaginal areal dr prescribed me cephalexin and metronidazole now I'm all super dry and bleeding and having orange discharge?
Not really: Herpes lesions typically resemble blisters that rupture, form shallow ulcers, then heal with scab formation. Herpes lesions are painful. Hot tub folliculitis usually involves large surfaces of the body, and looks like red bumps and/ or pustules. There are no ulcers ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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