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itch outside vagina

I have an extreme itch on the outside of my vagina.  I have no discharge or odor so I don't believe it is a yeast infection.  I saw a doctor that decided it was fungus without even looking at it and it's been 3 weeks and no relef from the cream she gave me.  Beside the itch the lips and some other areas have become very hard and swollen.  I haven't been sexually active for several months and I'm post menapause.  Any idea what this is or how to get rid of it?
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Follow up with your Dr, can't diagnosis what an itch could be
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usually it's bv and not yeast. darn shame the provider you saw didn't do the proper testing they should've :(

at this point, go and be seen again by a gyn and make sure they take the time to do a proper exam and testing.  a lack of discharge doesn't mean a lack of vaginal infection.

sometimes a lack of estrogen is the issue too and topical estrogen creams are needed.

grace
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