Your Care Instructions. Vulvar dermatitis happens when the soft folds of skin around the opening of the vagina become red, painful, and itchy. Dermatitis can be caused by heat or wetness or can be a reaction to scented soaps, powders, creams, toilet paper, spermicides, or clothing.
Vulvar dermatoses: an NP’s approach to benign skin conditions “down there” By Claire Ferensowicz, MSN, WHNP-BC The author reviews diagnostic and management approaches to benign cutaneous conditions affecting the vulva that are commonly encountered in ambulatory women’s health settings.
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Vaginal dermatitis or not? lilsmitty. I have a vaginal infection. I have had this problem for approx 20 years. A nurse diagnosed me about 11 years ago and prescribed a topical.05% cream i put on it. I never had to apply the cream twice. It always worked the first time. the symptoms are: severe itching.