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I have a smelly vagina?

I have a smelly vagina?

May be infection: Infection, particularly bacterial vaginosis, is the most common cause of foul-smelling vaginal discharge. Normal discharge is clear or white, and may have a slight odor but usually doesn't smell. Poor hygiene, as in other parts of the body, can be a culprit too-it's best to wash the external area w/ mild soap and water during your shower, and never douche! if the smell bothers you, see your dr. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have a smelly discharge from my vagina?

What does it mean if I have a smelly discharge from my vagina?

Vaginitis : Smelly discharge can be associated with overgrowth of bacteriodes vaginalis, or other sources of vaginal infections. Have your doc take a look at it. ...Read more

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How to cure smelly vagina and what are the cause?

How to cure smelly vagina and what are the cause?

Vaginal infection: If the vagina doesn't pass the "whiff" test and your own nose is offended, then it is probably and vaginal infection that needs to be evaluated and treated by a GYN MD. Don't "whiff" on the opportunity to give your nose and "others" a much needed break with resolution. ...Read more

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What can I use to clean my vagina, I've always had a problem with smelly vagina?

What can I use to clean my vagina, I've always had a problem with smelly vagina?

Rule out: Have you had your first vaginal exam by your doctor yet? May want to make sure there is not an infection before trying a bunch of products to make it better. Sometimes an overgrowth of bacteria can cause acute or chronic poor smells from the vagina that can be easily diagnosed in your doctor's office. If that has been ruled out, would recommend a pH balanced wash like Vagisil to see if that helps. ...Read more

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What can I do if my vagina odor is smelly & my boyfriend doesn't want to go near there, what can I do?

Bacterial vaginosis?: Could account for the smell, could also be some retained tissue, small piece of dislodged toilet paper etc. Suggest you see your family dr or gynecologist. My sympathies because this must be very embarassing. Good luck. ...Read more

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Smelly vagina and thick discharge are my symptoms. What could this be?

Vaginitis: Could be 1 or more than one simultaneous infections. Bacterial vaginosis causes a fishy odor and is treated with specific prescription drugs. Monilia is a fungal infection and causes a thick discharge. It is treated with different drugs. See your md... ...Read more

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Why is my girlfriends vagina suddenly so smelly? Thinking of dumping her for my other one

Why is my girlfriends vagina suddenly so smelly? Thinking of dumping her for my other one

Help yourself too: You all need to be checked for stds. Some infections are not treatable. Unless ur ready to deal with that, use protection every time. Unless ur ok with ur girlfriends having other boyfriends, and ur sleeping with them too, and their partners, etc, be careful with your body and their hearts. ...Read more

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I am 24 years old and since i can remember i get odor on the outside area of my vagina a shower does fix this but by the end of the day im smelly agai?

I am 24 years old and since i can remember i get odor on the outside area of my vagina a shower does fix this but by the end of the day im smelly agai?

See your MD: You may have a vaginal infection. Another thought is slight leakage of urine may mix discharge and bacteria on your skin causing odor. Try using feminine wipes instead of toilet paper and then pat dry with toilet paper. ...Read more