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Vaginal Area Itchy
A yeast infection : Is a possible reason. Your doctor can help to answer this question. ...Read more
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
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
I have bumps on the outside of the lip of the vaginal area. Itis not painful and has no pus inside but soft tissue. But the vaginal area is itchy. What should I 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
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
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?
F, 19 i just shaved my vaginal area and 2 weeks later i experience white flaky itchy patches by my inner thing. Vaginal area is also itchy like yeast.?
Had laperscopic hysterectomy Monday now sat and my vaginal area is red itchy and swollen. What could it be ?
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