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My Vagina Is Itchy And Red
Masturbated hard while dry and bled profusely which stopped in half an hour. Now my vagina is itchy and red with white skin coming out.Is it healing?
Apparently I have a staph infection, my vagina is itchy and red spots which turn into whiteheads keep popping up in diff places. What does this mean?
?Folliculitis: This sounds like folliculitis (inflammation of the hair follicle). Staph can cause it. But there are other things that can cause a folliculitis. You should have the contents of one of these "whiteheads" cultured to be sure it is staph before you accept an antibiotic. And if you shave your bikini area it could be you are spreading the problem. So, stop shaving for now, get treatment and new razors. ...Read more
My vagina is cery itchy and red after using a new brand if toilet paper. Is there anything I can do to make the itchiness and redness go away?
The top of my vagina is so itchy red & dry a lot of the time. I'm not sexually active so what could it be? Im also very careful when shaving
Taking care to shave: I know that you said that you are "taking care when shaving", but the itchy red & dry mons pubis indicate that this area of your anatomy is "not happy".(smile) Try using Dove, Caress, or Ivory when washing this area and rinsing thoroughly. By the way, yes, you might want to stop shaving for at least one month to allow this area to heal the rash. Rash still there after 1 month?-see MD. ...Read more
I have pain around the opening to my vagina. It's itchy, burning, and red. I have no unusual discharge or smell. What could this be and what do I do?
See your doctor: You could be having a reaction to something you have come into contact with, (change in hygiene or laundry product), or a yeast infection. It is best to see your doctor to make sure it is nothing serious, and he/she will most likely prescribe a steroid cream to treat it unless it is an infection, then you will need antibiotics. ...Read more
I have white, yellow and green smelly discharge, coming from my vagina! it gets itchy and red a swore . Always have discharge on my pants, every day?
Well: You likely have recurrent bacterial vaginosis. It's colonization of bacteria form the colon in the vagina and not uncommon. Metronizadole will usually clear it; the sore may be an infected hair follicle, or, not to scare you, but could be a number of things including herpes. It's much more common than people think. ( probably not that) see your physician, we always test for chlamydia and gonnor. ...Read more
I had sexual intercourse yesterday and today my vagina has been itchy, burning, red, and i have skin peeling even near my anus what does this mean?
A trip to GYN MD: It means that there is some type of injury or infection that a GYN MD visit can evaluate and treat. ...Read more
A few days ago, I had rough sex with partner and now I realised that my vagina is itchy,puffed up and red. What may this cause these effects?
Rough sex, possibly?: That can be one reason, vaginal infection can be another reason. If you don't improve in 1-2 days see your GYN. ...Read more
The area between my vagina and thighs are itchy, red, burning, and smell kinda gross. I have aired it out while sleeping but the itch will not end.
Probably yeast: Try keeping the area clean and dry. You can try over the counter lam idol cream twice a day. If it is not improving after a few days see your doctor. It may take a week or so to go away. If your skin touches itself there all the time try putting a cotton hanky between your legs to separate the skin and it will keep the infection from coming back.You can use Hydrocortisone cream for the itch. ...Read more