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Dr. Jared Fialkow
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Kind of stinging in the vagina area and then a sudden urge to wee?

Kind of stinging in the vagina area and then a sudden urge to wee?

Burning urination: Urinary tract infection or cystitis (irritation of the urine tube) are the two most likely causes. Avoid bubble baths and direct contact with soap to the urethral opening. If it continues, getting a urine culture at your doctors is the best idea. ...Read more

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Dr. John Geisler
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I have an external stinging on my vagina ( only sometimes), no cuts or sores, negative for UTI and stis what could this be?

I have an external stinging on my vagina ( only sometimes), no cuts or sores, negative for UTI and stis what could this be?

Vulvitis: The external portion of the vagina (the lips) is called the vulva. You may have a dermatitis, an allergy, an infection, a vulvar dystrophy (change in skin) or a nerve issue. See your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Could the thick white odorless discharge and itching and stinging in my vagina be thrush?

Could the thick white odorless discharge and itching and stinging in my vagina be thrush?

It may be.: Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness & itching of the vulva; burning with urination & vaginal intercourse & a clumpy, white, vaginal discharge with no odor. Sometimes the discharge isn’t apparent. Please get checked by your family physician or your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Dr. David Barrere
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Hello , I have a problem . It's been bothering me for a while . After sex, i usually get this sting in my vagina . Like if i feel like peeing .

Hello , I have a problem . It's been bothering me for a while . After sex, i  usually get this sting in my vagina . Like if i feel like peeing .

Urethal pain: After intercourse, you may have some bruising of the urethra or even some bacteria can be forced up the urethra into the bladder during sex. Both of these situations can result in some discomfort. Typically, emptying your bladder after intercourse can help preventing bladder infections and helps to alleviate symptoms. ...Read more

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Dr. Martin Raff
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Is canestan cream okay to use without a yeast infection? Stinging of external vagina and was prescribed by doctor to use for ten days?

Clotrimazole: The active ingredient in canestan is clotrimazole, an antifungal agent. There is no other practical use for this other than fungal infections like candidiasis (yeast infection). It is not meant for insertion into the vagina, and generally limited to external use, but it can be irritating to tissues and produce stinging discomfort. ...Read more

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Dr. Gerard Honore
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Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
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I have balanities I have got cream for it but my girlfriend is getting a stinging pain in the vagina after sex will this be causing it ?

I have balanities I have got cream for it but my girlfriend is getting a stinging pain in the vagina after sex will this be causing it ?

Yeast infection?: Balanitis is often yeast (thrush), especially in uncircumcised men. Vaginal yeast is common and a frequent cause of vaginal itching, irritation, etc. So it seems likely you and your partner are sharing a yeast infection, not uncommon in sex partners, although not considered an STD. She should see her doc; or maybe try an OTC vaginal yeast treatment. But for sure get care if no better 3-4 days. ...Read more

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Dr. Douglas Lawson
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I had E Coli which caused a UTI. I no longer have E Coli, but have stinging/pain in my vagina. I did a culture and the E Coli is gone. Whats going on?

I had E Coli which caused a UTI. I no longer have E Coli, but have stinging/pain in my vagina. I did a culture and the E Coli is gone. Whats going on?

Vaginitis: If you took an antibiotic you might now have a vaginal yeast infection, but it could be another bacterial infection as well. If something like monistat or lotrimin helps its likely yeast. If no improvement get seen by your doc. ...Read more

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