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The inside of my vagina is swollen and its itchy on the outside?

The inside of my vagina is swollen and its itchy on the outside?

You need an exam: Chemical irritation from soaps etc., infection, or trauma could be causes. An exam would help solve your problem. You can use 1% Hydrocortisone creme externally until your exam. ...Read more

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My 6 yr old daughter has been saying her vagina is itchy but I've checked no redness or white discharge. Could she still have thrush??

My 6 yr old daughter has been saying her vagina is itchy but I've checked no redness or white discharge. Could she still have thrush??

Probably not: Before puberty, an internal yeast infection is unlikely. Irritants are usually the cause. Make sure no bubble baths or excessive soap use during bathing. Make sure underwear washed in sensitive skin products. Drinking excessive juice can cause the urine to have too much acid and irritate that area. Sometimes pinworms can move to that area so check for rectal itching. Apply vaseline to help itching ...Read more

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The outside of my vagina is getting itchy?

The outside of my vagina is getting itchy?

Itchy: Very well could be vaginitis or another type of infection. See you doc so it can be treated properly and quickly. ...Read more

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My clitoris is itchy and the outside of my vagina pls help been 3weeks?

My clitoris is itchy and the outside of my vagina pls help been 3weeks?

Thrush?: Could be a candidal infection, might try over the counter antifungals but it still could be other types of infection, STDs or herpes, or an allergic reaction. Hard to say exactly but would have your doctor take a look. ...Read more

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Why is my vagina itchy?

Why is my vagina itchy?

Most likely yeast: Yeast vaginal infection is the most common cause of vaginal itchiness. You may try some over the counter remedy, if unsuccessful, contact your PCP or GYN. ...Read more

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Itchiness in vagina for a week now?

Itchiness in vagina for a week now?

Likely infection: See your doctor and have an exam and cultures. Be treated appropriately. All the best. ...Read more

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Why is the inside of my vagina so itchy?

Why is the inside of my vagina so itchy?

Depends: Vaginal itching can be due to yeast, vaginal atrophy, allergic reactions, chemical irritations, and a number of other causes. If you have a persistent problem, see your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my vagina is itchy?

What does it mean if my vagina is itchy?

May be yeast : The only way to know what this is is to be examined by your doctor. It may be a yeast infection. If an over the counter yeast medication solves the problem then most likely that's all it was. Other possibilities include lichen sclerosis, lichen simplex chronicus, allergic reactions and psoriasis. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your vagina is itchy?

What does it mean when your vagina is itchy?

Infection: A vaginal infection can be a reason to be "itching to see" a gyn md for evaluation and treatment.. ...Read more

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Im itchy in the vagina what could have caused?

Vaginal itch: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more

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Why do I sometimes get itchy around my vagina?

Why do I sometimes get itchy around my vagina?

May be yeast : The only way to know what this is is to be examined by your doctor. It may be a yeast infection. If an over the counter yeast medication solves the problem then most likely that's all it was. Other possibilities include lichen sclerosis, lichen simplex chronicus, allergic reactions and psoriasis. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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My vagina Is very dry and itchy what should I do ?

My vagina Is very dry and itchy what should I do ?

Yeast?: You may have a vaginal yeast infection which is the most common cause of itching. Yeast creams are available over the counter. If it does not get better with yeast medication then you will need to see a doctor to determine if something else is causing it. ...Read more

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Vagina itchy without having a sex. What is the cause?

?Yeast, dry, allergy: Yeast infection is possible cause, your gyn dr could check for this or else try gyne-lotrimin, or Miconazole otc at your drug store. ...Read more

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How can I avoid my vagina keep on itchy and having mucos?

How can I avoid my vagina keep on itchy and having mucos?

Find cause yeast?: You need to find the cause of the continuing itch.Ayaou may have yeat infection, you may try over the counter cream for yeast infection and if it does not help see ypur gynecologist or see your gynecologist first if that is what you prefer. ...Read more

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What are good home remediesto help the itchiness of your vagina?

Eval: If you are uncertain of the cause, please see your physician to determine cause of vaginal itching. 1. Wear underwear that is cotton vice synthetic 2. Avoid wearing underpants when you go to bed at night. 3. Don’t wear tight fitting panties & pantyhose. 4. Use natural tampon/ feminine pads (avoid those which are scented). 5. Avoid douches as well as use of harsh, drying soap on genitalia. >>. ...Read more

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My vagina is always so itchy and dry, please help what could it be?

My vagina is always so itchy and dry, please help what could it be?

Several reasons: Of course, this may be related to infection if of recent onset. Estrogen deficiency may be contributing as well. See your doctor to delineate between the two. ...Read more

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Should you be worried if your vagina is itchy and then it swells up?

That is not normal: If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more

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Feel like theres something stuck in my vagina and its itchy. What could it be?

Feel like theres something stuck in my vagina and its itchy. What could it be?

Can tell: If you feel something in the vagina and cannot remove it, you should see your doctor. The most common retained foreign body in the vagina is a lost or forgotten tampon. ...Read more

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Between my vagina is itchy and hurts and is a little crusty and bumpy what is wrong?

Yeast? Herpes?: The most common cause of genital itching in women is yeast infection. However, yeast doesn't usually cause bumps, pain, or a "crusty" feeling. I'm concerned this may be genital herpes, but of course that is only possible if you are sexually active and have been sexually exposed. See a doctor ASAP -- the sooner the better for accurate diagnosis and for effective treatment if it's herpes. Good luck! ...Read more