Vaginal Discharge And Vaginal Dryness

Reviewed on 11/16/2022

Vaginal dryness can be related to declining estrogen levels that are observed during the perimenopause in women. Vaginal discharge can be related to different types of infections, including yeast infections or sexually transmitted diseases. If you believe you have signs of an infection, describe your symptoms to your doctor so that you can receive appropriate treatment. Always discuss any worrisome symptoms with a healthcare provider.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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