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I'm 50yrs, for a year now I've been suffering flairups of god awful intence itch once or twice a month under the hood down there.

By Anonymous October 15, 2011 - 8:48pm
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It is intence and I even hurt myself trying to relieve the itch. I've been to the dr. I dont have a st. I do feel that my urine irratates me sometimes, I've tryed diaper ointment, vagisile, cornstarch powder, ebsome salts, all had some short relief. Is this hormone related?

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Hi Anonymous,
Did the doctor provide you a diagnosis?


October 16, 2011 - 6:18am
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Anonymous (reply to Anonymous)

no, but I asumed it wasn't serious enough for them to call me with results. He gave me a pill in case it was a yeast infection, although I am still suffering.

October 16, 2011 - 4:24pm
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Anonymous (reply to Anonymous)

go back to your Dr and ask about atrophic vaginitis. I have been using estrogen cream for this problem. over the counter creams will not help. I sympathize! It is an awful feeling when flare ups occur.

October 27, 2011 - 8:20am
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