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I am suffering from vaginal itchiness and i have crack parts on labia minora.Will this anyhow can affect my pregnancy ?

hi, i am pregnant , and i want to know if why am i suffering from vaginal itchiness? on the opening of my vagina, on the labia minora , there are sort of crack parts and they look like scratched skin or like the skin in my elbow, but are crack, need your help please
Asked On : Tue, 8 Mar 2011
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Welcome to HealthcareMagic. From the symptoms it looks like a vaginal infection. During pregnancy there are hormonal changes can reduce acidity in the vagina. Reduced acidity encourages the growth of bacteria that cause disease.

It can be due to bacterial vaginosis, Trichomoniasis, yeast infection or vulvitis. I suggest you to get an examination done from a gynecologist and get a culture of the vaginal secretion done.

Hope it helps you. Regards.

Answered: Tue, 8 Mar 2011
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