Also known as Vaginal inflammation
Vaginal redness is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.
The most common causes of vaginal redness are vaginitis, vaginal yeast infection, and urinary tract infection. Other possible causes, such as eczema, are more rare.
Within all the people who go to their doctor with vaginal redness, 56% report having vaginal discharge, 43% report having vaginal itching, and 23% report having vaginal pain.
Patients with vaginal redness often receive pelvis exam, urinalysis, microscopic examination (bacterial smear; culture; toxicology), examination of breast, chlamydia test, human papillomavirus dna detection, insertion of catheter into urinary bladder and mammography .
The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with vaginal redness include fluconazole (diflucan), terconazole topical, metronidazole, nystatin topical product, miconazole topical product, metronidazole topical product, progesterone, drospirenone / ethinyl estradiol, boric acid topical, lidocaine topical product, iron polysaccharide, trandolapril / verapamil and lactic acid topical .
Groups of people at highest risk for vaginal redness include age 30-44 years, sex == female, race/ethnicity = black and age 15-29 years. On the other hand, age 75+ years and sex == male almost never get vaginal redness.