Sex and Relationships

What causes itching, burning and pain during sex?

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    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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