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I have vaginal odor / itching...
WHEN TO SEE A DOCTOR
Most women can easily recognize the signs of a yeast infection, particularly if they have experienced one previously in their lives. The most common symptoms are a white vaginal discharge and vaginal itching.
Since treatments are available over the counter, it may be tempting to use those treatments without seeing a physician. However, it is important to see your physician if you are:
Yeast infections are a common condition. Although they can be annoying and uncomfortable, they rarely result in serious problems. However, symptoms may persist if left untreated. In severe cases, an untreated yeast infection can lead to more serious conditions, such as a lethal blood infection called sepsis.