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Nonspecific Vulvovaginitis

Probably a dozen times a year, I see young girls brought by their parents for a vaginal yeast infection. Complaints include itching, burning with urination, redness, and often a small amount of discharge in their underwear.

It often comes as a shock to parents the few different causes of their daughter’s malaise. Most uncommonly do they ever guess the true cause of all the symptoms. Continue reading