Can you get sores in your vagina from scratching when you have a yeast infection or vaginist?

Yes, but... You can get sores from scratching. But there are several other things that can cause sores in the vagina. You really should be seen by a health care providers to have a look at those and to make sure they are not another problem that is just happening along with the yeast infection.

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If you had a yeast infection and scratched a lot, can the scratching cause sores on your vagina?

Sure. Scratching can easily cause sores, especially of sensitive tissues like the vaginal area. But see a doctor if they don't heal quickly or if you otherwise remain concerned. Also, herpes is a common cause of genital sores, so see a doctor ASAP if you are at risk for STDs or might have been exposed to herpes. Read more...

When having a yeast infection and your itching and scratch. Can you get bumps around and in the vagina?

Yes but see doctor. Yeast infections can cause itching, and scratching can cause irritation and bumps. Any complaint in the vaginal area requires an md visit to diagnose, look for and test for stds. Read more...

Can you have a yeast infection with no symptoms? White discharge no infection no STD how can I get my vagina balanced so I can have normal discharge?

Yes . Many women have discharge without other symptoms. In general we look for itching and odor. Testing is needed to determine the exact cause and then create a treatment option. Yeast and bacterial vaginosis are the two most common non sexually transmitted causes of discharge. Testing is needed to know which is the cause. Read more...

I get awful oder discarge from vagina but told I do not have yeast infection? What can this be

Other possibilities. Other most common causes of bad vaginal odor are BV/VB and trichomoniasis. It is impossible to make a diagnosis online, you need an exam with a Gyn doctor for suse. these conditions can be treated with medicine, good wishes. Read more...

Its been a month since I got treated for my yeast infection, why do I now have dry vagina. During intintercourse or when im horny, can't get wet?

Dry vagina. It takes time to heal the vagina after the infection. Try a half teaspoon of "live" yogurt e.g. Activia introduced into vagina each day. This will help the vagina rebuild its natural bacteria content. Do not douche as this makes matters worse. Also take the yougurt orally as this also helps. Avoid intercourse for awhile until your tissues are healed. Read more...

So I thought I had a yeast infection but anything I put near my vagina just burns it really badly. I can't get sleep because I'm in so much pain.

See doctor. Go to see doctor now or if you cannot get in go to urgent care. You need not suffer like this now go . Read more...
GYN exam. This may be a complex infection requiring examination, culture, oral and topical antibiotics, I suggest that with such intense pain, that you go to the ER or UC clinic nearest your home,ASAP! Read more...