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Irritation in the genital area after intercourse - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi.......i am 29 and had my first i am feeling irritation in my private parts.
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender?
User :   i told u my prob
User :   28 female
Doctor :   Since when are you having these symptoms?
User :   two days
Doctor :   Do you have burning sensation while passing urine?
User :   no
Doctor :   Do you have white discharge?
User :   its irritation with some water
Doctor :   Do you notice any soreness, lesions, warts in the genitalia?
Doctor :   Did you practice safe sex?
User :   not exactly that way
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i had 1st time
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
Doctor :   The irritation of the genital regions following sexual intercourse can be a sign of infection.
User :   ok
User :   so what do i do next
Doctor :   The exact nature of the infection can only be determined by swab tests.
Doctor :   I shall suggest you few measures that you may use.
Doctor :   1. Drink plenty of water
Doctor :   2. You can use vinegar douches for a day or two.
Doctor :   3. Restrict sexual activity till your symptoms improve
Doctor :   4. Watch out for symptoms such as
Doctor :   burning sensation of urine,
User :   ya
Doctor :   foul smelling discharge,
User :   ya
Doctor :   development of structural lesions around the genitalia such as wart like, bumbs or any other type of structural changes.
User :   its now bloddy red
Doctor :   5. If you develop these symptoms or if your symptoms are persisting for more than 5 days w
Doctor :   then you may have to see a gynaecologist for examination and swab test.
Doctor :   bloody red changes is a sign of inflammation which can
Doctor :   occur due to any infection.
User :   its just a urine which in coming out
User :   very little
Doctor :   Your symptoms should be improving in a few days however if they persist
Doctor :   you may consult the gynaecologist for examination.
User :   my partner is not having any infection
Doctor :   Urine problems are also part of genital infection.
User :   even though there is probability
User :   ?
Doctor :   There are numerous infective agents present in the genitalia's.
Doctor :   Most of them are non harmful unless the infective agents.
Doctor :   They can cause infections, if you practise unprotected sexual intercourse.
Doctor :   They are harmless and should heal spontaneously with those measures.
Doctor :   some may need antibiotics.
User :   when we were together nothing had happaned
Doctor :   The signs of serious infections which may need antibiotics are those which I mentioned to you.
User :   when i came back then this prob comes up
Doctor :   Hence if you notice those symptoms you need to consult a gynaecologist to avail those antibiotics.
Doctor :   The genital infections occur after a few days following sexual intercourse.
User :   hummm
Doctor :   this depends on the incubation period of the causative infective agent.
User :   is there any measure to check pregnancy at home
Doctor :   If the sexual intercourse was during the fertile period, there are chances of pregnancy.
Doctor :   You can check pregnancy at home by
Doctor :   the urine pregnanct test which can be done via
Doctor :   a urine pregnancy kit which are available easily at any pharmacy.
User :   can u suggest any name
Doctor :   You can get this done if you notice any symptoms of pregnancy such missing period.
User :   i want to check it as early early as possible
Doctor :   These test look for the HCG hormone levels in the urine.
Doctor :   They can be detected after 2 to 4 weeks of pregnancy.
User :   there must be some name of it
Doctor :   Hence to avoid false readings these test may have to be done after 4 weeks following unprotected sexual intercourse.
User :   of pregnancy kit
Doctor :   They are available in different names.
Doctor :   The are called as urine pregnancy kit commonly.
Doctor :   You can just ask for the same.
User :   the company name
User :   how far they are authentic
User :   ?
Doctor :   They are the most videly used test for detecting pregnancy world wide.
Doctor :   However they are not completely fool proof.
User :   so can i depend on it
Doctor :   They can give you false readings in about 10% of cases.
User :   ok doc
Doctor :   The most senstive test to determine pregnancy is an ultrasound scan.
User :   thanks so much
Doctor :   Alternatively a blood HCG test can be done.
User :   there is last ques
User :   can u suggest me gyne in
Doctor :   Give me a minute.
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW
User :   ok
Doctor :   This is a link which contains the details of gynaecologist practising at
Doctor :   You can use them and find one based on your exact location.
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   no thanx so much
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now.
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