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05 Aug 2007

GYNAE!!! LABIA MAJORA
MY LABIA MAJORA IS EXTREMELY ITCHY, NOT SPECIFICALLY AFTER SEX.ITS RED BUT THERE ARE NO BUMPS/PIMPLES.IM REALLY WORRIED ABOUT THIS.IS THERE A CREAM I CAN USE TO SOOTHE THE ITCH?ITS A BIT PAINFUL TOO.OR COULD IT BE THE SOAP I USE TO WASH?ITS DETOL ANTI BACTERIAL SOAP.I DONT WANT TO WASH WITHOUT SOAP AS IM AFRAID OF DEVELOPING AN ODDOUR AGAIN.
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

It could be that you have an allergy if you have recently changed your soap. Thrush can cause an itch but there is usually a discharge with it. Try a bland cream like Vaseline. If this does not help, see your doctor.

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