I am a 20 year old sexually active female, and I have been becoming increasingly concerned over the last few days. A little over a week ago, I developed a very itchy, faint pink rash in my pubic hair (on the pubic bone). There were a couple of red "pimples" as well, but as I has just shaved with a dull razor in a saltwater bath, I assumed that it was irritation from shaving. I popped the bumps (there were about 3) and they just had a little bit of blood inside of them. A couple of them were associated with hairs.
Since then, I have had about 5 more altogether, ranging from my pubic bone to between my legs, all in my pubic hair. Besides the first couple of days, they haven't been itchy. I wouldn't notice them if I weren't checking for them. They are slightly raised and flesh colored at first, and they turn red within a couple of hours of appearing. If I pop them, they heal in about 2-3 days. If I don't, they heal overnight. There is no pain or tingling in the area that they occur, and they heal normally.
About 5 days after the initial symptoms (bumps), I developed some vaginal burning. I checked to be sure that it wasn't actually that there were bumps on the soft tissue of my vagina, and there are none - however, it is relatively red and uncomfortable. I bought a vaginal ph test and it said that my ph was 4.0, which is normal. I had a little bit of white, chunky discharge, so I bought yeast infection treatment (vaginal suppositories), and the burning seems to be cured until shortly before it's time for a new one.
So my question is this: are these symptoms characteristic of an STD, or are they simply follicitis, irritation, or possibly due to a yeast infection? I have had an HPV vaccine, and have been exclusively with my partner for 7 months. I have never had any symptoms before, and have no flu-like symptoms now. If it helps, I have been recently diagnosed with severe IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) and my immune system has definitely been compromised, as I've had extremely frequent diarrhea for about four months.
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