The most common cause is bacteria. Other common causes include:

  • Yeast
  • Viruses
  • Parasites
  • Environmental Factors
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)
  • Exposure to Chemical Irritants and Allergens

The symptoms of vulvovaginitis vary and depend on their cause. In general, symptoms can include:

  • Irritation of the Genital Area
  • Itching
  • Inflammation Around the Labia and Perineal Areas
  • Increased, Strong-Smelling Vaginal Discharge
  • Discomfort While Urinating

There are many treatments for vulvovaginitis, which include:

  • Home Remedies
  • Prescribed Medications
  • Sexual Health