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My Vagina Is Dry And Itchy
Yeast: This sounds like it could be a yeast infection. You may want to see a doctor or nurse practioner to confirm that it's yeast, or you could try some over the counter antifungal cream and see if it makes vagina feel better. Cream can be applied to vulva and anal area as well. Good luck! ...Read more
Im having dry, flaky, burning, swelling, and itching on the outermost part of my vagina, and my clítoris is red and swollen and it burns?
Likely yeast: do not use OTC meds see your doctor so he can assess your situation it is probably a florid yeast infection that will require diflucan, lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone) cream and domeboro compresses. it will get worse if you don't get treated. do not use vagisil, Monistat etc OTC stuff ...Read more
Skin on and between labia & clitoris is really dry started getting scaly and scabby and is peeling off. Itching and no discharge? What could this be?
Red, itchy penis: Red, itchy penis can be caused by several factors. It could be a reaction to something that the skin has had contact with - like a new soap or detergent or spermicide. It could be a sign of either a viral infection - like herpes - or a bacterial or fungal infection. A person who has this problem should go to their primary care doctor or urgent care for evaluation. ...Read more
The corners of my lips are very dry and itchy, and around my lips it is dry and itchy, I don't know what is causing this?
See Your Doctor: 17 yr old with "dry & itchy around lips". Your symptoms can be caused by prolonged moisture from saliva around the lips such as would occur with excessive lip-licking. The chronic wetness can break down the skin causing redness, inflammation, & itching. However there are chronic inflammatory conditions that can present with these symptoms, require medications & further investigation. See your Doc ...Read more
Anal issues: There a significant number of benign disease of the anus that can cause symptoms. Some of the more common include hemorrhoids, fissures, fistulas and abscesses. Your appear to be describing a inflamed prolapsed internal hemorrhoid. I would suggest you see you primary doctor for an exam and treatment. ...Read more
The skin around my vaginal enterance is dry, white and cracked. ITs very itchy and sore and there is little white spots. what could this be?
Processed food: Most dry foods are processed in some way. These processed foods have bisphenol a which blocks an important protein in liver involved in cadmium detoxification. Cadmium can lower 25-oh vit d3 which can cause dry skin on lips. Cadmium is a ubiquitous pollutant you can read about on my web page. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers