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Diabetic, itching and discharge from vagina - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   hi a a diabetic and for the past 7 months or so have an itch in my vagina especiallt when ive just showered what could be my problem
Doctor :   i need to ask u few questions
User :   i cant wear underwear unless its my menstal cycle
Doctor :   before i could let u know the possible causes since i cant examine you
Doctor :   and this is online consultation
Doctor :   do u have any discharge from vagina?
User :   what would you like to know
User :   sometimes
Doctor :   is the discharge foul smelling or fishy?
User :   yes
Doctor :   what is the colour of the discharge?
User :   clear
User :   sometimes its like cold
Doctor :   if the discharge is foul smelling
Doctor :   it could be due to infection
Doctor :   to know the exact cause of infection
Doctor :   one needs clinically examine you and run few tests
Doctor :   like culture of the swab culture of the discharge
Doctor :   since ur diabetic
Doctor :   i could be more of fungal infection
Doctor :   or allergy

Doctor :   or it could be well be normal to have itching due to hormones
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