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Itchy Vagina Symptoms
Im having itchy vagina and having discharge. Im not into sex atm. I just have all the symptoms of pcos. Is that related to what im having right now?
Vaginal discharge: The only way to diagnose the cause of your symptoms is to see a physician for evaluation. Treatment is based on an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Have dry and itchy vagina x6 mos, and now difficulty lubricating during sex. Was treated for yeast infection but symptoms persist. What could this be?
Symptoms: You may have a condition known as lichen sclerousis which is seen in middle age women. See your gynacologist or a dermatologist for treatment. ...Read more
Symptoms include dull, on/off pain in my LL abdomen, sharp pain in LR abdomen, blood from vagina, itchy vagina and anal, which is causing pain at sex.
LA pain: Your complaints are general and you should have a complete PE to rule out GI and GU problem if negative; then you do have hormone imbalance symptomology if you have regular periods and BMI around 25 not overweight then you can be treated locally with estrogen cream or lubricant as Lavena or similar brand if available. Your co-morbility with DM , depression ND uri have to be in control first. ...Read more
Hi, im 18 years old and my first symptoms were itchy vagina then i had white flakes in my discharge. When they itchiness and white flakes went away i got this terrible odor. Almost like fish and sewage. Ive tried to go to the doctor but i never have time
I was just tested for chlamydia, gonorrhea, yeast, & bv - all negative. I still have an itchy vagina (only symptom). What can this be from?
Something else!: When you have a condition and a doc says all tests are normal it means really that I haven't thought hard enough about your condition. In the meantime read "Your Medical Mind" by Dr Jerome Groopman. A great read and it will give you some good insights into the way doctors think about patients. Good luck! ...Read more
3.5 year old girl complaining about itchy vagina. She says it doesn't hurt or sting to pee and has no other symptoms. Take her to see a doc?
Itch groin: Try putting her in the tub with warm water, no soap or bubbles and let her soak for about 15 minutes. Do this twice a day and it should stop her symptoms. ...Read more
May be an infection: Vaginal itching can have several causes. You may have a dermatologic condition. Or you may have an infection. The possible causes vary based on your age and risk factors. Your doctor can examine you and may run some tests to determine what is causing the problem. Until you see your doctor, you can try over-the-counter anti-itch creams. These may ease the itching but will not treat/cure the cause. ...Read more
Itchy vulva: One reason could be the soap you use for cleansing, another one could be a yeast infection. This is a common infection in your women. Signs can be vulvar itch, along with thick white vaginal discharge. There are over the counter treatments for this. If symptoms persist, see a physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Vaginitis..: Vaginitis is a common/generic term for inflammation in/on the vagina area. It could be from infection such as yeast, BV (bacterial vaginosis), and std such as chlamydia, or from chemical irritation due to feminine hygiene products. If just itching outside, it could be dry skin, fungal infection, or the so tabooed crabs as pictured here. So, get it checked out by doc. Good luck. ...Read more
Allergies/infection: There are many possibilities. The vulvar area is prone to environmental sensitivities, like allergies, that can cause itching. Why at night? Maybe you are sensitive to the laundry soap your sheets are washed in? Infections, such as an external yeast infection, or pubic lice, or even pinworm, are all possibilities. Get examined to rule those out. ...Read more
Definitely: There are many causes. Vaginal itching does not always mean that you have infection. Sometimes people are allergic to household items. Laundry detergent, soap, maxipads, toilet paper and sweat are common culprits. There are skin disorders like lichen sclerosis and psoriasis. See your doc for an exam to determine the cause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have an itchy vagina and it starts getting dark brown on the out and it looks like a little bumpy. What could this be?
Infection: Bottom line, this doesn't sound normal. You should see ob/gyn. ...Read more
Infection: Most likely a yeast (fungal) infection. Try an anti-fungal agent over the counter specifically for vaginal infection. If you don't improve, see your healthcare provider as some infections of the vagina may be sexually transmitted and require specific therapy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer