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Boil inside vagina, pains while urinating. How to relieve pain? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 17-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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User:i am just married
and I have this fungal infection and have treated it with candid v3 and betnovate
how do i prevent this infection? should i use special soap to wash vagina?
Doctor:It seems you have moved out of the chat window.
User:This was not my question
User:dont know how it got posted
User:so tried to move out of the chat
Doctor:Please proceed with your question.
User:this is for one of my family member boil kindda inside vagina which pains a lot when i urinate
User:when she urinates i mean
Doctor:Since when is she having this problem?
User:wait a min
User:since past few days
User:3 guess
Doctor:May I know her age?
User:3rd is today
Doctor:Does she have any discharge?
User:she is in her periods
User:so she cant say
Doctor:Let me brief you.
Doctor:Based on the location of this boil, this can be related to some minor hair gland infection known as folliculitis or inflammation of one of the glands in the vaginal region or a bartholin cyst.
User:what should she apply to relieve the pain
Doctor:She can apply antibiotic cream such as fucidic cream on the boil and consider visiting a gynecologist to determine the cause.
Doctor:Rarely such boils may need surgical treatment if there is pus accumulation or if the boil increases in size.
Doctor:Have you followed?
User:anything else she need to take care of
Doctor:Keep the area as clean as possible. Frequent pad changes to keep it dry and avoid touching or cleaning it.
Doctor:Symptoms progress and worsen whenever there is bacterial contamination.
Doctor:All these measures including the cream is to prevent bacterial contamination.
Doctor:Have you followed?
User:thanks... she will visit a gynac in 2-3 days
User:when should she apply cream
User:twice a day?
Doctor:Twice or even thrice a day.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
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