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Soreness In The Vaginal Area
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Itching and soreness in the vaginal area, could it be an std or just irritation from something else. No discharge, or bad odor?
Several things...: The most common cause of such symptoms is yeast infection, which most women have from time to time. Herpes is the main STD that could do this, especially if there are visible sores. It could be allergy or chemical irritation, e.g. to latex (condoms), soap, perfumes, etc. Don't take chances: see a doctor soon, the sooner the better especially for accurate herpes diagnosis and effective treatment. ...Read more
Many possibilities: There is really no way to know without an exam while the sore is there. Common causes of sores include: Hydradenitis, Herpes, molluscum contagiosum, staph infections, ingrown hairs, yeast, Bartholin Gland cysts, etc. If you want to know, get an exam while the sore is present. Best wishes! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Gynecologist: Go see your gyn. It might be an infection. ...Read more
18 wks preg. Been having dull aches & soreness, in my vaginal area 4 like 2days. It's only discomfort when I walk ,laying or sitting a certain way.
Be checked: Be checked immediately. Some of these symptoms may mean the baby is attempting to be born too early. At this point the baby would not survive so see your obstetrician. ...Read more
If u have a yellow discharge slight itching and a little swollen soreness in the vaginal area what is likely to cause that?
Very sore in ext. vaginal area I avoid sex and in menopause. Waiting for results from pelvic ultrasound to see if uterus lining thin. Suggestions?
Vaginal Estrogen: When you are in menopause, your body stops making estrogen. Since the vaginal tissue is very sensitive to estrogen, it can become thin and lose its ability to stretch. When you have intercourse, you can actually get micro-tears in the vaginal wall that are painful. These symptoms usually respond to a vaginal estrogen cream or tablet. Don't have intercourse if its painful. Best wishes! ...Read more
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