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Vaginal dryness


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Vaginal dryness can affect any woman but it is most common after menopause. Symptoms may include burning, itching, pain during sex and abnormal vaginal discharge. Treatments include vaginal moisturizers, vaginal lubricants and vaginal estrogen. Speak with your doctor to learn more about which treatment might be right for you.


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atrophic vaginitis, postmenopause, ovaries, hysterectomy, oophorectomy, lubricant, moisturizer


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Rated on: 4/24/2017 9:14:13 PM

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