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I'm having severe itching around labia and yeast infection rx's are'nt working what could be causing it the creams and tablets only seem to help for a couple of weeks then it comes back
Please : Please see your provider and have testing performed to see what type of infection you have. You could also try some vagisil over the counter to help the symptoms, but please see your provider as this has been so persistent. Itching can also be caused by allergic reactions and other skin conditions so you need to have a complete evaluation. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
How to differentiate symptoms of bacterial vaginosis and yeast infection? Are there skin reaction at the labia to the infection?
When uncertain -: This should be medically evaluated. A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. Bacterial vaginosis can present with a yellowish cloudy, white or gray discharge which has a fish-like odor. If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching. ...Read more
White discharge, sometimes itch. Doc said its yeast infection. But labia surface rough, looks like cauliflower. Still virgin. How to cure the labia?
What would a good OTC topical medication be to use on the labia following a yeast infection that has been treated with diflucan (fluconazole). The labia is blister?
Labial swelling: This is nothing to fool with and would recommend you see a doctor asap especially if you have a fever>101.5f /38.6c. This could well be a simple skin infection (cellulitis) or an ingrown hair or infected or swollen cyst. But, the pelvic area has a large area of 'dead space' and infections can spread readily up into the pelvis and cause real problems. Best to play it safe and see a doc. ...Read more
I've been having a smell in my labia.
My gyno said im clear of infections and diseases, but I still have this bad smell. What is it?
Go back to doctor: This is not normal, but cannot be solved on the internet. This requires further examination, and if your gyn doctor will not do this you may have to find a second opinion. ...Read more
Buttons?: I'm not sure what you're referring to when you use the term 'button's to describe something on the labia. Consider rephrasing the question? In the meantime, a yeast infection can cause redness and irritation to the labia minor and areas surrounding. Typically a topical anti-fungal starts working within hours to relieve pain and itching. ...Read more
I got a scratch on the inside of my labia and some tearing at the vaginal opening What can I do yo soothe the pain help healing and reduce infection?
Hot sitz baths: Sit in a bath tub of hot water for several minutes to soothe the discomfort. and promote healing. ...Read more
I have a cut on my inner labia for about 10 months. I think I got it from my last yeast infection. It hurts when I tought it. how can I treat it?
Yeast: You need to be seen by a doctor. Over the count year regimen like monistat can be used if you get relief then it is most likely yeast. If no good improvement you may still have yeast but perhaps you will benefit from prescription strength yeast medications. But please consult your doctor for an exam incase you have other reasons for your symptoms. Goodluck ...Read more
Yes: The agent of a yeast infection requires only a moist area & a bit of skin irritation to begin growing. Yeast cells are in your poo, & the close proximity to the labia make it easy for a small amount to set up an infection. Wiping front to back after a dump & keeping the area dry & clean can decrease the chances it will take hold. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Irritants : Irritants can cause inflammation of the labia, so it would be possible that chloride could cause an issue. Also a tight or irritating swimming suit could cause swelling. If a patient had any discharge or continued symptoms however an evaluation would be the reasonable next step. ...Read more
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