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Ulcers on vulva ?

I have 2 small ulcer like places on my vulva one close to the vaginal opening and one close to the clitoris. Before they popped up the areas were very itchy and i may have scratched to much. I dont have a yeast infection. But i used to shave very frequently and i havent shaved in about 2 months and i have gotten this issue. Im also using Dial anti bacterial soap. The places are still itchy and i try to refrain from touching them. Also i am my partners first and he has not strayed. We have been together 4 years and i was tested to be safe. What could cause these ulcers? I have been under a bit of stress too if that helps.
Wed, 17 Feb 2010
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It can be infection. Small leison due to repeaed trauma can turn into ulceration. Maintain strict hygenic conditions,do not use tight underwears,restrict from touching it. you need to Get to your Gynecologist for a examination.

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