Also known as Vulvar Disease
The vulva is the external part of a woman’s genitals. Some problems you can have with the vulvar area include
Symptoms may include redness, itching, pain, or cracks in the skin. Treatment depends on the cause.Source: MedlinePlus
Within all the people who go to their doctor with vulvar disorder, 39% report having vaginal discharge, 39% report having skin lesion, and 35% report having vulvar irritation. The symptoms that are highly suggestive of vulvar disorder are vaginal discharge, vulvar irritation, vulvar sore, vaginal pain, vaginal itching, and pain during intercourse, although you may still have vulvar disorder without those symptoms.
Patients with vulvar disorder often receive pelvis exam, urinalysis, biopsy, complete physical skin exam performed (ml), excision, examination of breast, rectal examination and other diagnostic procedures; female organs .
The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with vulvar disorder include estrogens, conjugated (usp) (premarin), estradiol, fluconazole (diflucan), valacyclovir (valtrex), norethindrone (loestrin fe), midrin, metronidazole topical product, dandelion extract, etonogestrel (implanon), sibutramine (meridia), acetic acid topical, trandolapril / verapamil and pentosan polysulphate sodium (elmiron) .
|Estrogens, Conjugated (Usp) (Premarin)||$56|
|Norethindrone (Loestrin Fe)||$59|
|Metronidazole Topical Product|
|Acetic Acid Topical|
|Pentosan Polysulphate Sodium (Elmiron)|
Groups of people at highest risk for vulvar disorder include sex == female age 15-29 years. On the other hand, sex == male almost never get vulvar disorder.