Aa
A
A
Close
533880 tn?1237616052
toddler with a vaginal odor
I am a little concerned about my daughter who is two and a half and for some time now she has having a really nasty smelling odor from her vagina. there is no discharge but it stinks (it is to the point that I gag). I have had urine test done, blood work and there is no infection, and no uti's . We have done a round of antibiotics and also tried diaper cream. I also tried vaginal cream twice a day for one week. If anyone has any suggestion what it might be please respond.  
ps. I have been ask if she has been sexual abused., I am a stay at home mom and she is only around me, 24/7.
Please Help
Cancel
7 Answers
7 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar universal
Maybe it's the laundry detergent. Try using a different brand. If that doesn't help maybe she is allergic to her undies.Try cotton
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
533880 tn?1237616052
I have tried all of this. Went to a detergent that was for sensitive skin and changed the clothes size to be less fitting. Any one with any other ideas please feel free to help.
Comment
Cancel
533880 tn?1237616052
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
i think her diet affects her odors too. Could be too much dairy stuff like cheese and milk and cream. i think drinking more water and more vegetables and less dairy and meat makes a difference
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
533880 tn?1237616052
Well she does not eat much meat and eats veggies like crazy. She is a very healthy eater. I sub milk and juice during the day because I was told that although milk is good for you it can also be bad for little ones. I have give her yogurt to for the whole good bacteria and bad bacteria.
Comment
Cancel
533880 tn?1237616052
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
maybe its the soap she uses when she takes her baths i know some soaps that do make you stink down there try uses body wash instead of a bar a saop if you use bar soap now..
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
I have been dealing with the same thing with my 2 year old daughter, for a couple months now she has had an odor that smells like something DEAD.  Her doc prescribed her oral yeast med, and it seemed to keep her up fussing all night so i think it was hurting her stomach, so i only gave it to her for 3 days. She has no other symptoms and i dont feel its a yeast infection. If you figure it out, please let me know what you did.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
My daughter(dd- I guess) is 3.5 yrs old and I have noticed this with her for the past week.  Tonight was quite bad.  She has also had a good amount of the white stuff, not discharge, just small white specs the size of ground pepper.  Read that the white stuff is no problem and that the vagina is a very good "self cleaning" body part on a woman.  However, I am very concerned about the smell now as I read some medical advice to bring her to the doctor if there is a foul odor.  She is already a "big girl" in her mind and wants to go the bathroom by herself now, common sense would tell me that she is not a pro at wiping yet and this is probably the root cause.  She does not complain about any pain or itchiness.  We do have to use desitin about once every 2 weeks.  She would complain about pain when I wiped the white away from her vagina and I put very little pressure, barely touch her.  We changed wipes and has she has not complained when I wipe.  Still very concerned as I am a guy and feel clueless.  
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
533880 tn?1237616052
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
2020005 tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on hansen20's status
1 hr ago
1580318 tn?1452015597
Blank
Shannon79 commented on photo
5 hrs ago
587083 tn?1327123862
Blank
zouzi commented on Please be aware of th...
8 hrs ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
Mississauga, ON
1415482 tn?1459706314
Blank
Kingston, Jamaica
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
Mississauga, ON
1415482 tn?1459706314
Blank
Kingston, Jamaica
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC