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What to do if I have bumps on my breast and my vaginal area in itchy and dry.?

What to do if I have bumps on my breast and my vaginal area in itchy and dry.?

See a doctor...: Bumps on the breast is not specific enough - is it on the skin? Is it confined to the area around the nipple? With regard to a dry, itchy vagina at age 45, this is probably related to "vaginal atrophy" and a vaginal yeast infection which you can start by treating over the counter. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I have bumps on my breast and my vaginal area in itchy and dry.?

What do you suggest if I have bumps on my breast and my vaginal area in itchy and dry.?

Bumps: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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When hair comes out, my vaginal area gets itchy. Is this normal? I test negative to STDs & yeast infection. The area is red & sensitive. What to do?!?

When hair comes out, my vaginal area gets itchy. Is this normal? I test negative to STDs & yeast infection. The area is red & sensitive. What to do?!?

Stop shaving 4 now: I think you may have irritated the sensitive skin by shaving and perhaps with the soap, cream or oil you use. Keep the area clean gently - cotton balls and warm (not hot) water, then baby oil. Let the hair grow in fully and wait several weeks - even months before considering removal. Then, if you must, briefly, use a very sharp blade in direction of hair & very gently. Don't try for total bareness. ...Read more

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I'm worried because my vaginal area is too itchy, what do you suggest?

I'm worried because my vaginal area is too itchy, what do you suggest?

Vaginal itching.: Causes of vaginal itching include yeast infections; vaginitis; contact w chemicals (douches, detergent, feminine spray, contraceptive foam/ jelly or ointments or creams); stress; pinworm; menopause (vaginal drying); precancerous lesions ; stress. If the cause isn't readily apparent would seek gynecologic evaluation. ...Read more

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Lost my virginity about three days ago, since then my vaginal area has been itchy and sometimes lets out tiny white clumps. Is this normal?

Lost my virginity about three days ago, since then my vaginal area has been itchy and sometimes lets out tiny white clumps. Is this normal?

No: Vaginal itching and a white clumpy discharge is not normal. You could have a yeast infection or this could be a sensitivity to a condom or vaginal lubricant. The yeast infection would not be due to your sexual debut but is a likely cause. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Had laperscopic hysterectomy Monday now sat and my vaginal area is red itchy and swollen. What could it be ?

Had laperscopic hysterectomy Monday now sat and my vaginal area is red itchy and swollen.  What could it be ?

Yeast infection or..: The most common possibility is a yeast infection; however, there are some other possibilities after a hysterectomy that are more rare such as a hematoma, vulvar edema etc. You should probably give your surgeon a call and advise him of your symptoms. Best wishes! ...Read more

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After each of 4surgeries & having a catheter my vaginal area is inflamed, itchy & seems to be peeling. Happens after every surgery! What is this?

After each of 4surgeries & having a catheter my vaginal area is inflamed, itchy & seems to be peeling. Happens after every surgery! What is this?

Yeast infection : You may have a yeast infection. Before each surgery, prophylactic systemic IV antibiotics may have been administered to decrease infection. Sometimes antibiotics throw off the balance of your vaginal flora and you get a yeast infection. Try over the counter treatment or see your OB/GYN if symptoms persist. See your MD right away if you have burning with urination because a UTI also possible. ...Read more