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My vaginal has been itching for the past 4 days its worst at

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My vaginal has been itching for the past 4 days its worst at nite it's not a yeast infection itso as though me skin is crawling I'm 49 yrs old I have used vaginal itching formula doesn't I got woman's cortisone doesn't work and also coconut please help me
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Yes he told me I was in early menopause I'm not on any meds
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No he knows Owsley everything I just had a STD test because I thought I might have caught something I am not sexua
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 4 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 4 months ago.

It could be bacterial vaginosis

this is a disruption in normal vaginal bacteria

is this helpful?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I would have to agree I have an appointment with my dermatologist because my gyno says I'm in preparation menopause and it's normal it's as if my skin is crawling
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 4 months ago.

I don't think so

you might have lichen planus

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
There is no odor it's on the outer part of my vagina
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 4 months ago.

I know.

sorry I meant lichen sclerosus

This is a common vaginal condition on the outside that causes severe itching

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 4 months ago.

Thanks for this question

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