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Swollen itchy clitoris with white discharge. STD or soap allergy?

Hi, I just noticed i have a white discharge on my clitoris and along the folds below my clitoris. I do not have discharge around the labia area nor do i think its a yeast infection . My clitoris is swollen and a bit itchy. I used a qtip and water to wash it off. I started using a new soap a few weeks ago and i do not know if this is the cause of it or not. Could it be and STD?
Asked On : Fri, 18 Jan 2013
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Thanks lot the query,

Your symptoms of white discharge with itching indicates infection with candida albicans. you are suffering from candidiasis.
It is less likely to be a STD.

Diagnosis of candidiasis is by swab test.

treatment is by maintain good personal hygiene, local or systemic antifungal drug.

Dr Nilofer

Answered: Sat, 19 Jan 2013
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