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I have redness and around my outer vaginal labia but no

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Hi I have redness and around my outer vaginal labia but no sores or blisters It just feels tender I'm worries because the other night I hardly remember but I don't believe I had sex just rough hands I'm terrified it could be something Worse
JA: How long have you had the symptoms? What seems to make the symptoms worse or better?
Customer: Two days, when I woke up I was sore Nothing makes it worse except my panties
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No I had an std check w month ago and was clean But I read all these things about herpes and now I'm panicking
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Norbert Scheufele replied 10 months ago.

Hello,

the symptoms you describe can be caused by a yeast infection, so I would recommend the use of clotrimazole (over-the-counter at pharmacy). Sitz baths with a chamomile solution can help also.

Hope you get well soon, kind regards,

Dr. N. Scheufele

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