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Inflamed genetalia question

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I had unprotected oral and penetrative sex with a new male partner 48 hours ago. He was tested and negative and have been dating for 2 years and are exclusive to each other just haven't had sex yet. He did ejaculate inside of me multiple times. I do already have a child via vaginal birth 6 years ago. I noticed today my vagina is very itchy. I went to work and tried to ignore t thinking it was a yeast infection. They is no unusual odor or drainage. All day it burned and itched. I had trouble even sitting. I got me and looked at my vagina with a hand mirror and saw the inner labia and whole vaginal area to be beet red. It looked like there was little hemorrhage areas but no blood is coming off n my finger so I guess they are nder the skin there. Is this a yeast infection or STD or irritation from something and what do I do to help it?


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replied February 12th, 2013
Womens Conditions Answer A42126
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
It is difficult to comment on the exact cause for the vulval/vaginal symptoms that you describe without examining you. Vigorous, rough or prolonged intercourse can lead to internal and external injury to the soft and sensitive tissues. Consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination and evaluation (along with vaginal swab/smear test to rule out infective cause) to look for the exact underlying cause. You can try warm Sitz bath to help relieve the pain/discomfort and soothe the area (temporary measure). Avoid any self-manipulation or intercourse for 3-4 weeks’ time. Further treatment measures as appropriate would be started to help you control the symptoms. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Take adequate rest. Drink plenty of water. Maintain healthy diet and lifestyle. Avoid vaginal douching, or use of harsh soap or perfumes in the area. Use loose cotton undergarments and avoid use of tight fitting clothes. Avoid sweat accumulation. Keep area clean and dry. If infective cause is detected, and if you are sexually active, get your partner also treated simultaneously to prevent chances of re-infection, and avoid having intercourse while being on treatment.
Take care.


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