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Posted on Mon, 3 Jul 2017 in Pregnancy
Question: Hi next period is due on 16th of XXXXXXX my last period was 21may and I have 23 /24 days on average. I had intercourse with my husband on 31 St may. I have got spots two times and vaginal itching too.can I be pregnant?
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Answered by Dr. Rakhi Tayal 22 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Pregnancy not likely.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for trusting us with your health concern.
Your periods are regular so pregnancy is not likely. The itching and mild spotting can be due to an yeast infection and this can be ruled out only be performing a detailed examination.
This typically presents with the symptoms that you have described. This can be treated with antifungal angents like miconazole. You can use a vaginal pessary like Gyno Daktarin once a day for 2 weeks. Please follow the instructions on the package carefully.
It is also important to keep your private parts scrupulously clean. Trimming your pubic hair, not using any soap to wash your vagina and keeping the area clean and dry will help.

Please feel free to discuss further. I will be glad to answer the follow up queries that you have.
Wishing you good health.
Regards.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal.
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