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Dryness and itching - 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
User :   I am experiencing dryness and itching at the top of my vagina. It started last month with a bump that turned into a deep scratch. This month I have had this for about 2 going on 3 weeks and no bumps involved just the dryness and itching which just today turned into deep scratches. What can I do with out seeing the doctor and my parents finding out?
User :   It seems to be around the time of my period as well
Doctor :   did u have intercourse in between
Doctor :   is there any foul smelling discharge
User :   No
User :   No
Doctor :   do u have fever
Doctor :   please type in small letters
Doctor :   did u have similar problems before
Doctor :   it could just yeast infection
User :   no
Doctor :   or urinary tract infection
Doctor :   drink lots of water
Doctor :   and also make sure u maintain hygiene
User :   is that it
Doctor :   u may need course of antibiotics or antifungal
Doctor :   for the infection
User :   anything i can get from walmart
Doctor :   please dont ignore
Doctor :   u need to see adoctor
Doctor :   it needs to be treated promptly

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