Sex and Relationships

What causes itching, burning and pain during sex?

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  • ABoston Women's Health Book Collective, Administration, answered

    Itching, burning, pain, and difficulty with penetration during sex may be caused by infection, thinning of the skin (atrophy), and certain skin conditions, such as lichen scleroses or lichen simplex chronicus.

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