Associated with copious discharge and recent Diarrheal illness
Improve peri-vaginal hygiene
Apply hypoallergenic topical to the affected area
Avoid baby powders
Avoid scented lotions
Avoid bubble bath
Avoid tight synthetic pants or underwear
Avoid sitting in a soapy bath
Apply soap at the end of the bath
Rinse well with fresh water
Claudius and Willner in Herbert (2019) EM:Rap 19(1): 2-4
Images: Related links to external sites (from Bing)
These images are a random sampling from a Bing search on the term "Vulvovaginitis in Children." Click on the image (or right click) to open the source website in a new browser window. Search Bing for all related images
FPnotebook.com is a rapid access, point-of-care medical reference for primary care and emergency clinicians. Started in 1995, this collection now contains 6734 interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and 732 chapters. Content is updated monthly with systematic literature reviews and conferences.
Although access to this website is not restricted, the information found here is intended for use by medical providers. Patients should address specific medical concerns with their physicians.
This page was written by Scott Moses, MD, last revised on 1/4/2019 and last published on 1/5/2020.