Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
128 Doctors are Online
Ask a Urologist   »  

Vaginal itching and discharge, transmission of bacterial vaginosis

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 3163 Questions
hi...i m 21 ,height 5.4, weight 50...i m having lot of itching in vagina since last one week...there in no burning , no kind of white discharge but in gap of some hrs there is urge to itch n some kind of white stuff on vagina portion.. sometimes by rubbing also it doesnt go n i have to 2 press it..pls answer wat it can be? can dis problem be due to sex or something else? wat can i do for dis? thank u
Posted Tue, 24 Apr 2012 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
Answered by Dr. Rhea Chanda 2 hours later

Thanks for the query.

You seem to have a vaginal infection. It could be either candidiasis or bacterial vaginosis. If there is curdy, white discharge the candid infection is more likely. If there is dirty white patches on the vaginal walls along with itching, then vaginosis is more likely.

You will need a physical examination by a competent gynecologist for diagnosis examined for confirmation. Antibiotic medication /creams use is entailed.

This is usually not sexually transmitted. Good hygiene is very important here.

You should see your doctor for prescription medications.

Hope this helps. I will be available for followups should you have more queries.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Lab Tests

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Urologist

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor