Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
171 Doctors are Online

Why is the color of my vagina bright red and itchy with thick white discharge that smells ?

I am 16 and I weigh 150lbs. My vagina and the surrounding area has become bright red and extremely itchy. I have thick white discharge that smells. There is also a white crust on the edges of the opening of my vagina. I have been putting baby powder on it and todAY was the first time i looked down there, could it be dried powder? Also, it burns when I urinate. I am not sexually active and I have never had oral sex .
Asked On : Wed, 13 Apr 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  462
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
OBGYN 's  Response
It sounds as candida vagintis , maintain the hygiene , take 2gm stat dose of secnidazole tablets , do not put powder , wash it simply with soap and water or vaginal wash.
Answered: Wed, 13 Apr 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor