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My Clitoris Is Itchy
Itching: You need to have an evaluation to determine why you are itching. You may have an infection or an allergy. ...Read more
Am pregnant in 5 months. Having discomfort in my clitoris. Not itchy not swollen. Could it be UTI?
Yes: Women who are pregnant often have unique sensations when they have a uti, not the typical pain and burning with urination that non-pregnant women may have. If you're worried, definitely see a doctor and have them test your urine. Sometimes a yeast infection may cause symptoms, but not itching, so be sure to have doctor check for that as well. ...Read more
Hi, my clitoris is itchy and has like a red patch on it. It doesn't hurt and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) has stopped the itching but I wanted some medical advice.?
Itchy clitoris: You may have an infection. Best to be checked by your physician and tests taken if necessary. ...Read more
I don't know if it is some kind of STD or I don't know my anatomy. I have a small hole on my clitoris, its itchy but no redness or blood or anything?
Here are some. ..: Most likely, what described is your personal unique anatomical variation; to prove it, just watch & see for next 6 months. If unchanged, it's what I suggest. Meanwhile, don't fiddle it around, i.e., leave it alone with regular gentle cleansing & drying without overzealous compulsive rubbing for cleansing or intense sex stimulation. If still in doubt, seek pro-evaluation & counseling timely. Best.. ...Read more
Hi, my clitoris hood is itchy and seems to be swollen. I have no other itchy places nor do I have white vaginal discharge. Why is my hood itchy?
Contact dermatitis: The first thing is to eliminate harsh soaps, douches, and rubbing articles of clothing like tight jeans or thong underwear which can transmit bacteria from the peri anal area to the vagina or clitoris when moist. If this problem is still unresolved, see a GYN MD or clinic for assessment. ...Read more
I got a Brazilian sugar-waxing yesterday and my clitoris has been itchy ever since. I haven't engaged in any sexual activity in a week. What is it?
Reaction/burn: Without being examined I suggest that you see your GYN. This certainly "sounds" like a reaction to the waxing. ...Read more
Extremely swollen, itchy, dry vulva. My clitoris is also itchy too. Because of this it is very painful. I have also observed white patches around area?
The last three days or so my clitoris is very itchy. Not a yeast infect. No changes to suggest allergy but have eaten more sugar than normal. Cause?
Sugar & yeast: Ingesting large amounts of sugar will increase the amount of sugar in the vaginal epithelium and vulva which can increase the risk of yeast infection therefore, the clitoral itching. First, decrease the sugar intake and see if the itching gets better. If not, see a MD and be examined for yeast vulvovaginits. ...Read more
The lips of my vagina and area around my clitoris feel very itchy. There is also some redness around the area. Discharge feels sticky.
My clitoris is very itchy and kinda sensitive to touch. I went to the doctor today and he said I had a slight UTI. Would that cause itching?
UTI: Possible, but would need more info and an exam to be sure. ...Read more
3 months no sex & 4 days ago I had oral/sexual intercourse, condom used & for the past 3 days my clitoris has an itchy/irritated/swollen. What's wrong?
Local iritation: You appear to be having an irritation either from the condoms or the or contact. If it doesn't appear to be resolving with time, see yor doctor. ...Read more
The hood of my clitoris is really itchy sometimes. It comes and gos. I wash well with soap. Is hydrocortisone ok to use? Why the itch?
I have a white painful sore on my clitoris and smaller, itchy sores in my vaginal area. I’ve also been having flu like symptoms. Is this Genital Herpes?
Exam: It is important for you to go see your primary care physician or OB GYN as this could be a number of conditions ...Read more
My clitoris is red and itchy ever since I had my papsmear about a week ago and he put a cream in there I'm wondering if that's not the cause of the it?
Maybe: Since I don't know what kind of cream "he put in there", you need to call that MD and ask this question. ...Read more
Had a big bump above my clitoris not painful or itchy, during a warm bath it popped with pus and blood, what is it?
My clitoris is irritated and itchy. Left side of my clitoral hood is swollen and formed blood clot. Pain extends to prepuce please help!!!
Needs exam: There are lots of things that could cause bumps, lumps and blisters on the genitals. I encourage you to schedule a visit for an exam and testing to determine the cause. Then the doc can tell you the treatment. What you are describing is concerning for an infection such as genital herpes, yeast or others. ...Read more
I have a small little white head pimple next to my clitoris. It is not itchy or sore, I have only been with one partner who is STD free.?
This can occur: May resolved spontaneously without further symptoms. If you develop more robust symptoms consider medical evaluation. Take care. ...Read more
My clitoris has been swollen and itchy the past week. Now it is just itchy. I'm kind of worried. Why is it itchy? How can I fix it?
Evaluation: Clitoral swelling and itching can be a sign of infection. You should be evaluated to find the cause. ...Read more
I have blisters on my clitoris. It hurts and is itchy. Very little clear liquid on it. What is it.?
See a doctor: The symptoms suggest an infection or an irritation. You may initially try applying an OTC anti-fungal cream topically. If that does not help, then I would recommend that you get it checked out by a doctor. ...Read more
Not sure: I think you need an exam so someone can assess the rash ...Read more
Try OTC medication: You can try OTC vagisil. If this is not effective, you should be evaluated. ...Read more