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Vulva itch

Vulva itch: Introduction

Vulval itch is the itching of the external vulva or external public region in women. It needs to be distinguished from vaginal itching, affecting the internal vagina, although the distinction is sometimes not clear. Vaginal or vulval itching needs prompt professional medical diagnosis....more »

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Causes of Vulva itch:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Vulva itch

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Causes of Types of Vulva itch:

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Vulva itch: Symptom Checker

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Vulva itch Treatments

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Stories from Users for Vulva itch

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Message Boards for Vulva itch

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Medications or substances causing Vulva itch:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Vulva itch 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.

Vulva itch: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Vulva itch

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Vulva itch: Deaths

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Vulva itch: Related Rare Diseases

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Vulva itch: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Vulva itch:

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Detailed list of causes of Vulva itch

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How Common are these Causes of Vulva itch?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Vulva itch. Of the 48 causes of Vulva itch that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 5 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 40 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Vulva itch:

The following list of conditions have 'Vulva itch' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Vulva itch:

The following list of medical conditions have Vulva itch or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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 Vulva itch Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Vulva itch 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 Vulva itch:

    Subtypes of Vulva itch:

    Vulvovaginitis (14 causes), Vulvitis (43 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Vulva itch:

    Genital itching (30 causes), Vulva symptoms (29 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), 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 Vulva itch:

    Vaginal itching (24 causes), Genital itching (30 causes), Genital rash (25 causes), Itching (1068 causes), Vulva symptoms (29 causes), Contact dermatitis, Excessive vulva washing, Chemical allergy, Feminine product allergy, Latex allergy, Soap allergy, Bubble bath allergy, Douche allergy, Eczema (227 causes)

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