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Vaginal Itching (Definition)

= unpleasant sensation that creates the urge to scratch skin/ ...Read more


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Grey discharge, red, swollen, itchy, burning vagina. What are the most reasonable causes for this?

Grey discharge, red, swollen, itchy, burning vagina. What are the most reasonable causes for this?

Yeast: Swollen/itchy/burning suggest yeast infection, but it is impossible to say without being tested/examined, could be std's as well. ...Read more

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Swollen itchy vagina. What could cause this?

Swollen itchy vagina. What could cause this?

Most likely a yeast: Infection, could be bacterial or allergic or herpes or other causes, if u were my pt in coral springs, fl I would do an exam and cultures for yeast bact and herpes and most likely start treating u for yeast until I get the cultures back and u can take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) which should not hurt anything to help with some of the symptoms. ...Read more

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Swollen and itchy vagina with hard lumps, what's wrong?

Swollen and itchy vagina with hard lumps, what's wrong?

Infection?: Swelling and itchiness can be signs of candida infection. See your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a swollen itchy vagina with white cream like substance, why?

I have a swollen itchy vagina with white cream like substance, why?

Probably vagiitis: Vaginitis, an infection of the vagina with yeast, trichomonas (a protozoan parasite), or bacteria, is very common. If there is pain or tiny ulcerations, it could also be a herpes infection. Some of these are sexually transmitted (trichomonas or herpes), while yeast and bacterial infections can just happen, often due to changes in hormones, antibiotics, etc. See your gyn to diagnose. ...Read more

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Swollen itchy vagina after sex is it the condom?

Swollen itchy vagina after sex is it the condom?

Could be: Some women are allergic to latex condoms. You can try using natural lambskin ones instead and see if that makes a difference. ...Read more

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What can cause a sore, itchy vagina with a swollen entrance?

What can cause a sore, itchy vagina with a swollen entrance?

One possibility:: Yeast can present with clumpy, white vaginal discharge to a watery, white discharge. Sometimes a discharge is not apparent. There is no odor. It can cause swelling and redness of vulva along with itching and burning pain. It may lead to pain with urination or intercourse. ...Read more

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Woke up with a swollen itchy vagina. Little yellowish discharge. Due for menstrual tomorrow?

Woke up with a swollen itchy vagina. Little yellowish discharge. Due for menstrual tomorrow?

Be examined: I suggest you have a pelvic exam and vaginal cultures done to make certain that you do not have a vaginal infection. Yellow discharge and a swollen itchy vagina is not normal. ...Read more

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I have an itchy vagina or shall I say a vaginal itch. What shall I do to stop the itching, burning and redness?

I have an itchy vagina or shall I say a vaginal itch. What shall I do to stop the itching, burning and redness?

Yeast: Vaginal itching without discharge can indicate infections like yeast or stis like herpes. It can indicate an allergic reaction to household products like certain soaps and laundry detergents. There are also some skin conditions liked lichen sclerosis which can cause vaginal itching. Start with an over the counter yeast cream. If not improving schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Redness, tingling, itchy vagina region. Yeast infection?

Redness, tingling, itchy vagina region. Yeast infection?

Yeast is likely: Sounds like a fairly classic presentation of a vaginal yeast infection. Over the counter yeast creams are available. If not improved with this then an evaluation by an Obgyn is warranted to determine what else might be happening ...Read more

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Bright red, itchy vagina. Skin peels, bumps, hurts. Small cuts. Never been sexually active. 14 years old?

Bright red, itchy vagina. Skin peels, bumps, hurts. Small cuts. Never been sexually active. 14 years old?

Yeast infection: If not sexually active then I would try over the counter anti-yeast vaginal cream, such as gene-lotrimin or monistat. If that doesn't help then please see your primary care doctor or a gynecologist. ...Read more

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Red itchy vagina, no discharge or odour. I've had this before and it went away on its own so didn't need to see a gp. Is there a way to cure itching?

Red itchy vagina, no discharge or odour. I've had this before and it went away on its own so didn't need to see a gp. Is there a way to cure itching?

Yes but..: You will need to identify the cause in order to "cure" it. For example, you could be allergic to seminal fluid or the latex condom after intercourse. Yeast infection may at times lead to itching as well. If none of the above provides the answer, you will need to see your gp if it bothers you enough. ...Read more

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31 week pregnant with itchy vagina and redness hurts when I pee. What can that be?

31 week pregnant with itchy vagina and redness hurts when I pee. What can that be?

Yeast infection: Most likely but could have a UTI so see GYN to make sure and get treatment. ...Read more

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I finished my period yesterday so then I had sex but today I have a burning red itchy vagina what could have caused this?

I finished my period yesterday so then I had sex but today I have a burning red itchy vagina what could have caused this?

Possible vaginal infection: The red burning and itching signifies a possible vaginal infection. The vaginal infection most likely is a yeast infection. Over-the-counter yeasts medications may be helpful. Sometimes infection may be caused by bacteria and need to be treated with antibiotics. Please see your doctor for evaluation to also rule out any possibility of a sexually-transmitted disease. ...Read more

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She had itchy vagina near opening tenderness, little red, no discharge, no pain. I have hsv2 and so scarred to transmit her via toilet. Could be herps?

She had itchy vagina near opening tenderness, little red, no discharge, no pain. I have hsv2 and so scarred to transmit her via toilet. Could be herps?

HSV2: If you are having unprotected sex and you have HSV 2 then you can definitely transmit it to her. It is not likely to be trasmitted by the use of a toilet. Her symptoms do not currently sound like herpes because herpes is usually very painful. ...Read more

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I've got a really itchy vagina and vulva, all round the clitoris and labia (both) and it's pretty red. There are white specs/flakes too. No discharge?

I've got a really itchy vagina and vulva, all round the clitoris and labia (both) and it's pretty red. There are white specs/flakes too. No discharge?

Yeast: This is very likely to be a skin yeast infection. You might try an over the counter yeast preparation, used both in the vagina and outside on the skin as well. You can also see your doctor to confirm the diagnosis and treat. ...Read more

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I have a red and itchy vagina and have come on my period. What can I use to help? I don't want to go to doctors as I'm bleeding heavily, but I'm sore

I have a red and itchy vagina and have come on my period. What can I use to help? I don't want to go to doctors as I'm bleeding heavily, but I'm sore

Check with OB/GYN MD: Sorry, but you have to see the doctor. Even you are menstruating, it shouldn't stop you. Only after the physical examination, proper treatment can be prescribed. ...Read more

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What can I use for my itchy vagina (labia minora)condition started 3/7 and started using depo provera last month. There are cracks sort of which are red?

What can I use for my itchy vagina (labia minora)condition started 3/7 and started using depo provera last month. There are cracks sort of which are red?

Yeast?: This sounds like a typical vaginal yeast infection. It isn't from the depo provera. Almost every woman has yeast from time to time. Several over the counter treatments are available, usually an "azole" drug (miconazole, terconazole, clotrimazole, and others). If that doesn't help after a few days, see a doctor for diagnosis and treatment. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have an itchy vagina and anus. Raw red skin around anus and red raised bumps around both. Scabies?? Small tear around anus from being constipated.

I have an itchy vagina and anus. Raw red skin around anus and red raised bumps around both. Scabies?? Small tear around anus from being constipated.

Yeast infection?: The most common cause of such symptoms is candidiasis (yeast infection, thrush). If so, it seems more severe than average. Herpes might be possible if you are sexually active. Scabies rarely occurs in these locations, but might be possible if you have typical scabies elsewhere (hands, elbows, waist, etc). See a doctor or clinic ASAP for professional diagnosis and treatment. Good luck! ...Read more

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Sometimes I experience itchy, swollen and redness vagina with grayish discharge. Maybe twice or trice a month. What are this symptoms?

Sometimes I experience itchy, swollen and redness vagina with grayish discharge. Maybe twice or trice a month. What are this symptoms?

Yeast infection: You can try OTC vaginal suppositories or gel for yeast infection for 5-7 day treatment course as directed on the package. If this doesn't resolve the issue, you will need to be examined for a more definite diagnosis. Feel better:) ...Read more

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What could be wrong with an itchy vagina?

What could be wrong with an itchy vagina?

Vaginitis..: Vaginitis is a common/generic term for inflammation in/on the vagina area. It could be from infection such as yeast, BV (bacterial vaginosis), and std such as chlamydia, or from chemical irritation due to feminine hygiene products. If just itching outside, it could be dry skin, fungal infection, or the so tabooed crabs as pictured here. So, get it checked out by doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is the best way to relieve an itchy vagina?

Itching: It depens (penicillamine) on the cause. Ask your doctor to determine the cause or send you to a gynecologist. ...Read more