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Smell Coming Vagina
Musty/ fishy smell coming from vagina. I Clean myself very well but still has slight smell. Going on 3 years like this. Please help. Very embarassing.
Bacterial vaginosis?: This is a very common symptom, nothing to be embarrassed about. The usual cause of increased vaginal odor is bacterial vaginosis, an overgrowth of mostly normal bacteria. BV odor typically is fishy, as you have noticed, and sometimes there is increased discharge. Trichomonas and other STDs are more common in BV, so have an STD check. This should be easy to diagnose and treat; see your doctor soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Wife is complaning of smell coming from vagina. she says docter told her to use is Summer's Eve Cleansing Wash for Sensitive Skin Simply Sensitive is this safe for her. ?
2nd opinion needed: Your wife needs to see a GYN MD for a 2nd opinion as we almost never advocate the use of a commercial douching product for an abnormal odor from the vagina. An assessment for a vaginal infection will be done first and foremost as douching can actually cause more harm to the vaginal pH sometimes worsening the presumptive bacterial infection. ...Read more
On the outside of my body im kinda smelling a slight fish smell coming from vagina but when i take off clothes and smell i don't smell nothing?
Bacterial vaginosis: Sometimes a fishy odor coming from the vagina can be a sign of a bacterial infection. Best would be to see your doctor and they can test you for this. Often it's not a std, but rather an overgrowth of normal vaginal flora. If you're noticing it, it's likely bothering you. See your doctor and get tested to know for sure. Good luck! ...Read more
Strange smell coming from vagina even after a shower, dark yellow discharge, slight itching. What is this? How do I treat it?
Bacterial Vaginosis?: You probably have an infection. The most likely would be Bacterial Vaginosis. Trichomonas or a yeast infection would be other possibilities. Most of these are treated with prescription medication. You can see your doctor or call HealthTap Concierge and get a prescription. Best wishes! ...Read more
Smell from vagina: There are many causes of smell from vagina, you should see your gyn, doctor asap it can be due to bacterial or funfus infection(pid) or a foreign body like a tempon etc, or rarely a tumors but having said that most of the time there is clear non smelly or fishy smelling discharge and is not foul smelling like with the infections i listed and is normal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Vaginal odor: Unusual vaginal odor can signal an infection. Best to see a health care provider for examination. ...Read more
I have a funny smell coming from my vagina, it has been going on for a few weeks. What could it be?
I've been experiencing a very rotten smell coming from my vagina lately. I don't have insurance and was curious if there maybe something I can do?
I have had a stinky odor smell coming from my vagina for a while. And some clear liquidy discharge and my vagina stinks.
Go to the Doctor: Please. You need testing and an examination. You will not find the diagnosis or treatment on the internet. You must sign off of the internet and go to the family clinic. Today. ...Read more
Im only 16 yrs old and today i noticed there is a somewhat thick sweet smell coming from my vagina, i wasnt sure what it might mean, any suggestions?
I have this unpleasant fishy smell coming from my vagina. I shower everyday and wash it, but the smell is back after an hour or so. What should i do?
Varies: You should see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
There is a burnt type of smell coming from my vagina, for about 2 months now and it just keeps getting worse, now I can smell it through my clothes,?
Probably infection: A fishy smell is usually caused by bacterial vaginosis (bv). However it might be associated with other infections as well, including chlamydia.Best check it out with your dr. ...Read more
Have it checked: Any fluid that stays for a while can have a smell. If you have a foul-smelling discharge, have it checked as it can be from an infection and of highlight of these is trichomonas which needs antibiotics. Other infections possible, and our sense of smell may all be different. ...Read more
I have recetly lost my verginity about 3 weeks ago and ever since theres a bad smell coming from my vagina even after I've bathed, what could it be ?
Several things: These symptoms can only be adequately addressed by your doctor in real-time (face-to-face). Only after a thorogh evaluation, possibly including labs and other studies, can he/she determine what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
I have a sore between my butt hole and my vagina hole there is no discharge or smell coming from my vagina what could it be?
I had my period last week and it finished on thursday evening. since then, i've had a strange undescribable smell coming from my vagina?
Could be BV: Bacterial vaginosis (bv) is the most common vaginal infection. It is an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacteria, not a sexually transmit disease. The vaginal pH gets elevated releasing the fishy odor. It is easily fixed with antibiotics. Ask to be tested for bv. Other infections are possible so get tested. Make sure you did not leave a tampon in too. ...Read more
I have this metallic smell coming from my vagina, and I'm not sexually active at all. I also have discharge to but it doesn't really smell. ?
Hygiene: Avoid douching or so-called feminine hygiene products which can increase changes of developing bacterial vaginosis (a sort of vaginal infection that is not sexually transmitted). A thin, clear discharge is normal, but if it's thicker and white it could be yeast. Keep the area dry by wearing thin, airy underwear (try sleeping in boxer shorts), and avoid form-fitting pants or sweaty materials. ...Read more