Itchy vagina

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

Information written and reviewed by Certified Doctors.

Conditions

Vaginal thrush

Most women experience occasional bouts of a common yeast infection known as vaginal thrush.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Itchy vagina
  • Pain when passing urine
  • Unusual vaginal discharge
  • Pain in vagina
  • Vaginal rash

More information on Vaginal thrush is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Vaginitis

Vaginitis means inflammation (soreness and swelling) of the vagina.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Itchy vagina
  • Unusual vaginal discharge
  • Pain in vagina
  • Pain when passing urine
  • Difficulty passing urine

More information on Vaginitis is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Vulval Cancer

Cancer of the vulva is a rare type of cancer with less than 1,200 new cases being diagnosed each year in the UK.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Vaginal rash
  • Itchy vagina
  • Unusual vaginal discharge
  • Pain in vagina
  • Pain when passing urine

More information on Vulval Cancer is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.