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What sexually transmitted diseases (STD) can cause vaginal itching, burning, and irritation?

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Chlamydia, genital herpes, genital warts, trichomoniasis, and gonorrhea all can cause vaginal and vulvar itching, as well as irritation and other symptoms.

Reviewed by Nivin Todd on September 11, 2020

Medically Reviewed on 9/11/2020

SOURCES:

National Women's Health Information Center: "Vaginal Yeast Infections."

National Institute of Arthritis, and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases: "Lichen Sclerosus."

Parmet, S. The Journal of the American Medical Association, 2004.

Reviewed by Nivin Todd on September 11, 2020

SOURCES:

National Women's Health Information Center: "Vaginal Yeast Infections."

National Institute of Arthritis, and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases: "Lichen Sclerosus."

Parmet, S. The Journal of the American Medical Association, 2004.

Reviewed by Nivin Todd on September 11, 2020

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