Thick Vaginal Discharge Accompanied By Itching Around The Vagina?
Good night doctor. I want to ask. My vagina always secretes white mucous fluid and often feels excessive itching in my vaginal area … And it has been going on for a long time … What is the solution, doctor, so this fluid can stop? Because it’s not very comfortable. Thank you in advance.
Fluid in the form of concentrated white mucus that comes out of the vagina is called vaginal discharge. In general, vaginal discharge is physiological (reasonable) and some is a sign of a disease. Leucorrhoea is said to be reasonable if in small amounts, itching, odorless or slightly acidic, clear or milky white. Fair vaginal discharge also does not occur every day, usually occurs after menstruation or a few days before menstruation.
Abnormal vaginal discharge, characterized by one or several of the following characteristics:
it feels blistering
greenish yellow or blood spots
lasts very long
if the above symptoms occur, you should consult a doctor directly because it is a sign of infection. Infection in cases of vaginal discharge can be caused by bacteria (germs), fungi or parasites. The doctor will conduct a question and answer related to your complaint and conduct a direct examination. if needed the doctor will conduct additional examinations in the form of taking vaginal fluid samples to be examined in the laboratory.
From the results of the doctor's examination, the diagnosis will be established and you can undergo appropriate treatment. for now what you can do at home include:
keep your female area clean
avoid humid conditions by changing underwear frequently
clean the female area from front to back
You should not use feminine cleaning fluids every day.
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