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I am experiencing vaginal itching. It's only the opening of my vagina and it is kind of tender. ?

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Dr. Jeffrey Levine
Family Medicine

In brief: Several poss causes

There are several possible causes for your symptoms depending on other symptoms or habits: infection - more likely if your obese, use feminine products, are diabetic or eat high carb diet, use oral contraceptives, or recently took antibiotics.
allergic - possibly to scented tampons/pads, latex condoms, irritant - possibly due to soaps, nonoxynl-9 see a clinician who can examine your vagina

In brief: Several poss causes

There are several possible causes for your symptoms depending on other symptoms or habits: infection - more likely if your obese, use feminine products, are diabetic or eat high carb diet, use oral contraceptives, or recently took antibiotics.
allergic - possibly to scented tampons/pads, latex condoms, irritant - possibly due to soaps, nonoxynl-9 see a clinician who can examine your vagina
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