Well um last night I began to experience a mildly itchy clitoris

Patient

Q: Well um last night I began to experience a mildly itchy clitoris. It was not bad only irritating. However today it got much worse. Died down after a shower then returned about 6-7 hours later.

No itching anywhere else just on my clit

Doctor

A:   Thank you for writing to us.

Here are possible causes of the itching:
UTI
STDs
Candidial infection
Irritation to creams and contraceptive creams

You should see a Doctor who will help to reach a diagnosis. He will reach a diagnosis by getting a urine and vaginal discharge sample. The samples can be checked by microscopy and culture to decide the microorganisms present.

Then, the Doctor will treat you with the following:
UTI - Antibiotics
STD - Antibiotics or antivirals
Candida - Antifungals
Drug irritation - Steroid creams and antihistamines

If you do not achieve cure in 3 days, please see a Doctor.

Wishing you a quick recovery.

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