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Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

An itch is an irritating sensation that causes one to have the urge ...Read more


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I'm having thin white milky discharge turns yellow when dries with itching outside vagina on left side with rash & salty odor could it be std?

I'm having thin white milky discharge turns yellow when dries with itching outside vagina on left side with rash & salty odor could it be std?

Yes.: If a women has a thin white discharge that yellows upon drying and causes itching with a rash it very well could be an STD in a sexually active person. A quick visit to your physician should determine the cause and treatment. ...Read more

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Have an itching outside Vagina, in the inner lips. Already test for HIV and any Infection but the Doctor says everything is fine! Please Help?

Have an itching outside Vagina, in the inner lips. Already test for HIV and any Infection but the Doctor says everything is fine! Please Help?

See GYN: Infection does not usually cause itching (although a yeast infection may). You may be allergic to something introduced into the vagina- latex condom, seminal fluid, vaginal gel etc. ...Read more

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Is canesten good to use when having itching outside the vagina?

Is canesten good to use when having itching outside the vagina?

Vaginal itching: 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 from a sexually-transmitted infection like chlamydia, trichamonas or gonorhea. Untreated chlamydia can cause infertility. If it's yeast, otc-fungal cream should help. Sorry, I don't know what caneston cream is. ...Read more

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My breasts are tender, I have white discharge and itching outside my vagina. My period is 4 days away. I am sexually active. What could it be?

My breasts are tender, I have white discharge and itching outside my vagina. My period is 4 days away. I am sexually active. What could it be?

Infection: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more

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I have a slight itch outside my vagina mostly my clitoris and I frequently urinate and I become dry during sex which makes it painfull?

I have a slight itch outside my vagina mostly my clitoris and I frequently urinate and I become dry during sex which makes it painfull?

GYN exam: I would suggest a thorough gyn examination and abstain sexually until you have a definitive diagnosis. You should have a pap smear and a urine anaysis performed. ...Read more

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I have a lot of itching outside around my vagina and slight brown discharge. What could this be?

I have a lot of itching outside around my vagina and slight brown discharge. What could this be?

Get checked: If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge & problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then It is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation & accurate assessment. ...Read more

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Can I use caladryl lotion for outside vagina itching?

You could: You could but I would not suggest it. Caladryl is a 'shake lotion'. That means you shake it up and apply and it gives you something to do.

At your age I would be thinking topical allergy, low estrogen or yeast infection. ...Read more

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I'm 8 month pregnant, I had slit itching in my vagina outside my Gyn prescribed candidoderma and susten 200 mg tablet using it, white discharging why?

I'm 8 month pregnant, I had slit itching in my vagina outside my Gyn prescribed candidoderma and susten 200 mg tablet using it, white discharging why?

Obgyn infection: It sounds like your doctor felt that you have a yeast infection. You can contact the prescribing doctor and clarify what was seen on your examination and if any testing was done to confirm. Susten is a type of Progesterone. Consider asking your doctor why this medication was prescribed. It is not a treatment for yeast ...Read more

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What can I use for my vagina it itches on the outside?

What can I use for my vagina it itches on the outside?

1% hydrocortisone: There are many causes for itch, especially in the vaginal area. Your first try should be over the counter 1% Hydrocortisone cream rubbed in 2 x/day. If this doesn't work or the itch/rash gets worse, you may have a fungal infection. Then try Clotrimazole cream (over the counter too). Still no relief, see your dermatologist. ...Read more

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There is some redness on the outside of my vagina and it is soar but sometimes itches. I'm afraid to get it checked out.

There is some redness on the outside of my vagina and it is soar but sometimes itches. I'm afraid to get it checked out.

Get it checked.: Being red and sore could be an infection. Not all vaginal infections are STDs. This could be a simple yeast infection cleared with medicine. Get it checked so you don't have to feel afraid. ...Read more

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Why my vagina itches and peels off?

Why my vagina itches and peels off?

Infection?: The vagina usually doesn't peels of, but the vulva does. Vulvar infections like routine yeast, tines crisis, and allergies to soaps anddetergents are the most common conditions that can cause the skin to peel off. ...Read more

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Why is it that vagina itches so much?

Why is it that vagina itches so much?

Infection possible: While it can be a reaction to a product you're using in the vaginal area, it is more likely to be a vulvo vaginitis such as yeast infection or bacterial vaginosis. A quick trip to a gyn physician should resolve the cause and provide you with a treatment. ...Read more

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Vagina itches and flaky stuff. Wats wrong with me??

Vagina itches and flaky stuff. Wats wrong with me??

See your PCP: Trichomonas, Gonorrhea and yeast infection are 3 main causes of vaginal discharge with itching. See your PCP for evaluation, tests and treatment. ...Read more

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My vagina itches and I can't get wet anymore. Help?

Check it out: Itching can be a sign of infection. You can try an 'antifungal' like Monistat or lotrimin (clotrimazole). Otherwise, you need to get checked out. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your vagina itches and hurts a bit?

What does it mean when your vagina itches and hurts a bit?

Vaginal infection: A vaginal infection is the number one cause, so please see a gyn md and get the correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Feells like I have sores insiide my vagina walll. That itches

Lots of options: Yeast infections, low hormones, herpes, bacterial vaginosis and many other possibilities. You need to be examined, call your doctor! ...Read more

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My vagina itches when I wear thongs. What could be causing this?

My vagina itches when I wear thongs. What could be causing this?

Depends: What is the material of the underwear? Cotton breaths better than synthetic materials. What type of detergent do you use? Some people can develop a topical irritation from soaps. In addition, because of the movement of a thong when you walk, thongs can increase the risk of passing bacteria/yeast from the rectal area to the vagina therefore increasing infection risk. ...Read more

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I'm worried because my vagina itches inside, what do you suggest?

I'm worried because my vagina itches inside, what do you suggest?

Encourage you to see: Your gynecologlst for evaluation. 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

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What does it mean when you have brown dischabrge and your vagina itches?

What does it mean when you have brown dischabrge and your vagina itches?

Discharge ; itching: Vaginal itching and unusual discharge may be a yeast, parasitic, bacterial or sexually transmitted infection of the vagina. This is best differentiated by physical examination. ...Read more

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I have white creamy stuff coming out of my vagina and it itches what is it?

I have white creamy stuff coming out of my vagina and it itches what is it?

Vaginal discharge.: Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness ; itching of the vulva; burning with urination ; vaginal intercourse ; a clumpy, white, vaginal discharge with no odor. Sometimes the discharge isn’t apparent. See your gynecologist for definitive diagnosis ; treatment. ...Read more

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I have a white residue on my vagina it itches and painful to touch what could it be?

I have a white residue on my vagina it itches and painful to touch what could it be?

Yeast infection: Vaginal discharge may occur with many infections including herpes, trichamoniasis, bacterial as well as yeast infections. Please follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

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This is like the 3rd time before a cycle where my vagina itches and hurts... why? What can I do?

This is like the 3rd time before a cycle where my vagina itches and hurts... why? What can I do?

Get checked: You may have an infection that blossoms around the time of your menses
if it can be identified and treated, you may be fine ...Read more