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I have severe burning sensation around my bud and virginal

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I have severe burning sensation around my bud and virginal area. Is this due to the ovarian cysts discovered on my ovaries and what can I do to cure this. Will the pain go away if I get a hysterectomy? I am 46 years old. The doctor prescribed a betadine douch. Will this help as I am using it now for 1 week, but still feel no relieve?
I am having this pain now for 3-4 years.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Norbert Scheufele replied 11 months ago.


ovarian cysts cannot cause such symptoms. When an infectious reason is definitely excluded and betadine douche doesn´t help, I woiuld recommend examination by a dermatologist, because it then could be due to a rare skin desease (lichen sclerosus).

Hope you get well soon, kind regards,

Dr. N. Scheufele

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Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Hi Dr. Norbert. Thank you for your response. There is no visible external signs of skin damage around the buttocks or anus. The burning feels more deep inside the buttocks/vagina area. Can there be any other possibilities?
Kind Regards,
Maggie Gouws
Expert:  Dr Norbert Scheufele replied 11 months ago.

Nevertheless I would recommend a checkup by the dermatologist, also an allergic reason could be possible.