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Vaginal itching

Vaginal itching: Introduction

True vaginal itching affecting the internal vagina needs to be distinguished from vulval itch, which is the itching of the external vulva or external public region. However, the distinction is sometimes not clear. Vaginal itching is a common symptom that needs prompt professional medical diagnosis....more »

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Causes of Vaginal itching:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Vaginal itching. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Vaginal itching

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Causes of Types of Vaginal itching:

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Vaginal itching: Symptom Checker

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Vaginal itching Treatments

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Stories from Users for Vaginal itching

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Message Boards for Vaginal itching

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Medications or substances causing Vaginal itching:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Vaginal itching as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Vaginal itching: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Vaginal itching

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Vaginal itching: Related Rare Diseases

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Vaginal itching: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Vaginal itching:

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Detailed list of causes of Vaginal itching

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How Common are these Causes of Vaginal itching?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Vaginal itching. Of the 24 causes of Vaginal itching that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 21 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Vaginal itching:

The following list of conditions have 'Vaginal itching' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Vaginal itching Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Vaginal itching based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Vaginal itching:

    Subtypes of Vaginal itching:

    Vaginal irritation (12 causes), Itchy vagina (13 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Vaginal itching:

    Genital itching (30 causes), Vaginal symptoms (443 causes), Itching skin (1068 causes), Female sexual symptoms (505 causes), Genital symptoms (986 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Vagina symptoms (443 causes), Female genital symptoms (529 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Pregnancy symptoms (699 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Female reproductive symptoms (928 causes), Mens health symptoms (291 causes)

    Symptoms related to Vaginal itching:

    Vulval itch (48 causes), Itch (1068 causes), Vaginal discharge (145 causes), Vaginal pain (53 causes), Vaginal symptoms (443 causes), Vaginal infections, Vaginitis (32 causes), Bacterial vaginosis (32 causes), Yeast infections, Vaginal candidiasis, Trichomoniasis (3 causes), Human papilloma virus (HPV), Menopause (18 causes), Perimenopause

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