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pimples on vulva before periods?

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i develop pimples vulva everytime before my period start, is that normal

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replied May 22nd, 2011
Menstruation Answer A23273
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Your symptoms could be considered as normal as the pH of secretions change at time of periods and you are more vulnerable to infections. You should consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist for further evaluation to look for the cause for your symptom and proceed with treatment as indicated. Get your partner also treated simultaneously to prevent re-infection (if you are sexually active). Avoid use of douching, use of harsh soap or perfumes, deodorants etc. Drink plenty of water. Use loose cotton undergarments. Avoid tight fitting clothes.
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