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Napoleons Itchy Underwear
Hard to say: Threadworms (pinworms in the US) are thin thread like 1-2 cm parasites that are rarely seen even at the anal cleft. The itching they trigger is due to a skin reaction to the glue like material the worm lays its eggs in. Unfortunately, there are dozens of reasons for anal itching.Food intolerance or allergy, yeast, germs, group A strep; can all trigger skin irritation and symptoms. ...Read more
2 days ago I had an itch around my vagina so I itched through my underwear now it's irrtated and a little itchy still. Can I use aloe?
I'm having vaginal wetness on my underwear. I've been extremely itchy in that area. I have not had sex. What could be the cause of this?
Discharge & whenever I wear underwear it stays wet & smells like ammonia, not itchy at all. Only smells funny when I'm wearing underwear?
See your doctor: You need to see your doctor for a gynecological exam ...Read more
Need help docs! My balls get red and itchy sometimes and it will secrete yellowish fluid and stain my underwear?
Hi, I have a rash that apearred on both side of my hips, around my underwear elastic line, I've had it for about a year, round, red and itchy?
Unwanted rashes: You very well may be reacting to the laundry soap concentrated in the underwear elastic band. It may be nice to rewash all clothes like this in just water without laundry detergent an then letting your skin recover. If you are reacting to the elastic you may need a different type of underwear. A good skin doctor can help you sort all of this out. ...Read more
Should I be worried about this bleeding I am 28 and on day 17 of my cycle, yesterday I went to the toilet and when I wiped there was fresh redd blood, there was none in my underwear but a fair amount on the tissue, I also have an itchy clitoral area, duri
Vaginal: Vaginal bleeding in between periods coul dbe a sign of an infection (could be bladder, kidney, pelvic). Give your primary doctor a call to let him/her know what is going on. Women do not typically bleed upon ovulation. If you start feeling any abdominal or pelvic cramping/pains, spike a fever or start seeing blood in your urine, see a doctor urgently. ...Read more
I'm suffering with itchy, sore vaginal area and a clear watery discharge that's wetting through my underwear and trousers what could this be?
I recently trimmed some of my pubic hair, and now that area is very itchy, especially when wearing underwear. Is there any way to stop the itching?
Don't shave closely.: MANSCAPING: If you shave very closely, you increase the itchiness caused by hairs caught beneath the skin surface. If you want a "neat" appearance, try trimming the hair with an electric clipper instead. For itch now, some people get relief from aloe vera gel, hydrocortisone cream, or Gold Bond medicated powder. If itching continues, consider a private virtual visit with a HealthTap doctor. ...Read more
I am 20, a virgin and 2 weeks away from my next period. I recently noticed dried brown discharge in my underwear. The pubic area is also very itchy.?
Infection?: See your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Have pimple like bumps on inner thigh were my underwear line is. Bumps don't hurt, not itchy & don't pop. Have had them for a month now. What can it be?
Possible for edge of your underwear to cause irritation? I get itchy in the same spot. Both sides near my butt area. Looks like ingrown hair on 1 side
Contact allergy?: Some people with latex allergy may develop a contact reaction to the elastic band from underwear. If the laundering process was not adequate, detergent residue may also cause an irritation at the edge where there is pressure. Try hydrocortisone cream and underwear without latex/rubber and see if this helps. If not, consult allergist or dermatologist who can perform patch test to verify. ...Read more
My vagina has gone all red and really sore when weeing it is also itchy and putting underwear on it hurts I also have 2 lumps wht should I do?
Best 2 see a Dr.: You should have an exam by a doctor in the next few days time. ...Read more
Itchy pink growth on labia majora. Seems to itch more when it rubs against underwear or when I sweat. Sometimes swells then goes down. Is it cancer?
My vagina is itchy and got whity spot on my underwear. When I open my legs abit, it will be smelly. What cause it? And is it dangerous?
Vaginal itching: Vaginal itching is usually caused by candida, a yeast which overgrows in the vagina, but itching can also be caused by herpes virus which can cause blisters inside or outside the vagina. The bad smell may be caused by BV (bacterial vaginosis), or by other bacteria such as gonorrhea, chlamydia or by trichomonas. Please see a doctor and be examined and tested. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 2year old have a sore itchy virgina was bit of blood in underwear I have been using baby thrush cream but not clearing up?
Time for an exam: This can be several things but a retained foreign material (fecal matter, soap) can trigger a chronic problem. A brief exam to exclude problems and define a better treatment would be wise. ...Read more