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About 4 hours ago I started to get a sharp pain in my vagina.

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About 4 hours ago I started to get a sharp pain in my vagina. It occurs very couple of minutes and lasts for a few seconds. Period between pain is now decreasing. Impossible to sleep
Thanks for this questionAre you sexually active?any chance of STD?
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Do you have any known female pelvic issues?any recent sexual activity?any chance of STDs?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No I am not sexualy active
any known female pelvic issues?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No up until 4 hrs ago all good
does it hurt to touch that area?or does it feel internal?any pain with urination?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
some tenderness feels internal and no pain during urination
this could be a developing infection like vaginitisit could also be an infected glandthere are normal glands in the vagina like bartholin glands that can become infected for no good reason
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
burning sensation also between pain episodes
I think you are getting an infection
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
OK so a visit to the GP?
yes
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
s there anything I can do in the interim so I can get some sleep
I would take ibuprofen
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
OK thank you
welcome