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I get a burning sensation in my vaginal wall when I take a…

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I get a burning...

I get a burning sensation in my vaginal wall when I take a shower and soap hits it, when having sex, if lube is used, basically if anything touches my vaginal wall. There is no itching.

Doctor's Assistant: OK. The Gynecologist will need to help you with this. Please give me a bit more information, so the Gynecologist can help you best.

This started out as a burning, itching issue outside (my vulva) - that has stopped, and the only time I have any discomfort now is during the events mentioned prior.

Doctor's Assistant: Are you ready to speak with the Gynecologist now?

Yes

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: OB GYN
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you could have a bacterial vaginitis (BV) or vaginal fungal infection.

the only way to know is to see a gyn doctor and get a gyn examination and vaginal culture.

usually vaginal fungal infections causes itchning and vaginal discharge

BV is treated with metronidazole antibiotic therapy.

do you have a gyn doctor you can see who can do a gyn exam for you?

or you can go to planned parenthood to get a gyn exam.

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