My breasts are tender, I have white discharge and itching outside my vagina. My period is 4 days away. I am sexually active. What could it be?

Infection . Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe.

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17 days late period. Neg hpt. Light brown clear discharge. Sexually active sore breasts?

Time and technique. If you did the test correctly and it was negative at 17 days after a missed period, you are very unlikely to be pregnant. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. Read more...

Brown discharge for 2 days, breast tenderness & cramping. PMS or pregnant? Not sexually active. Closest would be pre-cum touching my vagina.

Pre-ejaculate. at introitus (opening of vagina) or in vagina can lead to pregnancy. If a period may have been missed - take a home pregnancy test. However, brown discharge is often old blood being cleaned out of the vagina. Might be PMS if you haven't missed your period. Read more...

Small bumps all over vagina, smelly discharge, no itch or burning. Not sexually active, I have had my period. What is happening? What is it? Help!

Smelly discharge. You may have picked up an infection from the gym, locker room or hot tub, or perhaps sharing clothes with a friend. You will need to see your doctor for an examination to find out what is wrong and what to do about it. Read more...

It's about peeling, itching and sometimes burning Cuz of the itching around the vagina area im sexually active I'm 16 and I recently had my period?

GYN visit needed. You need to see a GYN MD or a clinic like Planned Parenthood to evaluate the obvious infection tat may be present. You can try an Over the Counter vaginal yeast medication first and if it doesn't work definitely make a office visit. Read more...

Is a normal for vagina to be itching everytime my period is finish. I'm not sexually active?

Yes. There are some changes in the levels of yeast in and around the vagina with the hormone changes of your period. Try applying mineral oil to the outside when you have your period. Read more...
Yes. Some women will experience cyclic bacterial or yeast overgrowth, frequently this will occur at the time of the menstrual period. Often the symptoms resolve without treatment. Some female sanitary products (pads/tampons/etc) contain perfumes and/or deodorants which can cause an allergic reaction, which could also explain the type symptoms you are describing. Read more...