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Why is my vagina itchy?

Why is my vagina itchy?

Most likely yeast: Yeast vaginal infection is the most common cause of vaginal itchiness. You may try some over the counter remedy, if unsuccessful, contact your PCP or GYN. ...Read more

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Why is my vagina itchy and very red and it hurts when I have sex?

Why is my vagina itchy and very red and it hurts when I have sex?

Please have this: Medically checked. You could have yeast or some other form of infection. ...Read more

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Why is my vagina always itchy?

Why is my vagina always itchy?

Yeast, allergy, more: There are several possible causes. Among the most common are yeast infection; other infections; irritation or allergy (e.g. due to vaginal hygiene products, traces of detergent in underclothes, latex in condoms); and more. The likely cause often depends on other symptoms, such as discharge or odor. It should be easy to figure out; see a doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

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Why is my vagina really itchy?

Why is my vagina really itchy?

May be yeast : The only way to know what this is is to be examined by your doctor. It may be a yeast infection. If an over the counter yeast medication solves the problem then most likely that's all it was. Other possibilities include lichen sclerosis, lichen simplex chronicus, allergic reactions and psoriasis. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina get itchy when i don't have thrush?

Why does my vagina get itchy when i don't have thrush?

Vaginal itching: Aside from a yeast infection, vaginal/vulvar itching could be due to an allergic/irritant reaction to anything used in the area-wipes, detergents, pads, etc. Also, vaginal bacterial infections, inflammatory skin conditions like lichen sclerosus, lichen planus, and a rash that arises from itching or rubbing, called lichen simplex chronicus. Please see your doctor for a more definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina get itchy? Is it because of the pubic hair?

Why does my vagina get itchy? Is it because of the pubic hair?

Lots reasons: You may have an infection, you may have a dermatitis (skin condition), if you have shaved the area hair growing back can be both itchy and irritating. ...Read more

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Why do my vagina get itchy and smelly especially when my periods is getting near.?

Why do my vagina get itchy and smelly especially when my periods is getting near.?

Possibly infection: Vaginal itching and an unpleasant odor are often signs of an infection. Please see your clinician for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Why is my hairy vagina itchy on some days? do i have an std?

Here are some ...: Feeling itchy here and there is nothing uncommon, especially at hairy areas, deep skin folds like armpits, external genitalia, suprapubic region, beneath breasts, arms and legs, occasionally even at certain spots of body surface; such condition is unique and mays come and goes. But, gingerly applying steroid cream 1-2 times daily for less than 2-3 days can be very helpful. But, if persistent, see. ...Read more