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16 Aug 2011

virginal issues
good day doc

last mnth i had a virginal infection the area was red itchy and burning with very little discharge i went to the chemist and the recommended a virginal cream to insert i tried it for 4 days it helped bt did not take the problem completely away i then got my period and after that the infection was cleared..on saturday night i used a public toilet then on sunday i discovered that the infection had started again... i cud not shave the area coz it was painful so i decided to use a hair removal cream last night..this further damaged the area and burnt my skin i put vaselin on the area for relief this morning i noticed fine pimples around the virginal area.. the area is now very sore and uncomfortable can you please recommend a over the counter medication i cud take

thank you doc
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

The hair removal cream probably made things worse. You may have developed an allergic reaction, but it is hard to tell from this side of the screen. Stick to Vaseline. If this does not help in a few days, see your doctor.

Best wishes
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