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Why Is My Vagina Burning
Things to try...: There are many possible reasons: an infection, sexual trauma, a skin condition, allergic reaction, menopause, etc all can cause burning after intercourse. A yeast infection is a common causes as is poor lubrication. A non-prescription vaginal yeast cream could be tried as well as an intimate lubricant from the pharmacy. If these interventions don't help, see your Gyn about it. ...Read more
Why is my vagina burning during and after I have intercourse with my boyfriend? It begins to burn the second he puts his finger or penis in me
Dyspareunia: You may be describing dyspareunia, especially vaginismus. Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/painful-intercourse/basics/definition/con-20033293 for more info, then discuss your concerns w/your Family Doc if lubricants & more foreplay isn't enough. Or try different positions. You may need to get checked for infections & abrasions. Perhaps recent sexual trauma? ...Read more
Why does my vagina opeing burning and feel so sore after sex its been like this for a year I've told the dr I don't have yeast?
Could be trauma: If the burning has been going on for a year and is after sex it may be from microtears to your vagina if your patner is big and you have minimal foreplay hence minimal lubrication. Using lubricant and prolonged foreplay may help. You may doctor may want to do a good vaginal exam to r/o ulcers or infection. ...Read more
Why does my vagina have a burning sensation. I got treated for a UTI but it still burns. I haven't had sex in 5 years so what do I have?
Requires GYN exam: You may have a low grade inflammation or infection. Are you having urinary pain as well? You are 20 and state that you haven't had sex in 5 years- so this is not an STD; however, if you masturbate frequently, may be an irritation, inflammation or infection. I suggest a GYN exam asap. ...Read more
Not sure.: Yeast infection? Inflammation? Friction? Other infections? Any discharge? If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more
Normal feeling.: There is increased blood supply to the vulvo-vaginal area when you are sexually aroused causing the sensations you described. ...Read more
Red and burning: Vaginitis can be from infection such yeast, or virus such as herpes, bacteria if this burning sensation is accompanied with discharge, or if something (foreign body) was introduced into the vagina that causes some type of irritation, I would advised you to see your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more
See a GYN MD: You need to be examined for the appropriate cause. ...Read more
The process: The vagina is a sensitive prgan as you know, so the stretching or tearing can cause burning in the vagina both during and after child birth. In normal instances this should resolve. If it does not then you need to be evaluated by the person who delivered you (hopefully not a home birth- very risky and unsafe place to deliver), to rule out tears cuts, infection, etc. ...Read more
Okay my vagina was having an inching burning going on but it stop like 2 weeks ago what does it mean?
My vagina has been burning Every time I work it hurts down there and stinks and lately it hurts to have anything touch it?
Why does my vagina hurt eveytime I wipe. It's kind of a irritating burning feeling but it's just in general feeling this Started yesterday?
Vaginal burning: It is difficult enough to make the diagnosis of why there is vaginal burning after an examination, let alone in this virtual space. How about seeing a GYN MD if this continues for definitive answers. ...Read more
Wake up in the morning to very painful pains in my vagina bit goes away after I wake up. An I have a little burning after wiping. What could this be?
Your age please:
I did not get your age in the profile because that will narrow the possibilities
are you sexually active, any other symptoms like vaginal discharge, urgency to urinate, hesitancy, burning etc...
could be related to bladder some time UTI can manifest itself by vague pain and pressure might be gone away after first urination
you might not been emptying your bladder properly
so see your doctor ...Read more
Yeast?: Often this is caused by a yeast infection. There are several over-the-counter treatments such as monistat. However, if this does not work, see your doctor and have an exam. In post-menopausal women, sometimes a lack of estrogen can cause thinning of the vaginal walls, which can also cause irritation. ...Read more
Please consider getting an exam.
http://www. Medicinenet. Com/vaginal_pain_vulvodynia/page2.htm. ...Read more
That is so: Uncomfortable. Would see your gynecologist for evalution. 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. ...Read more
Bacterial Vaginosis: You describe common symptoms of a bacterial vaginal infection. This can be easily diagnosed with a wet mount slide test under a microscope at your doctors's office. It is easily treated with antibiotics for few days. Schedule an appointment soon. ...Read more