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why those it hurt when i pee

There are a bunch of different things that could cause pain when you pee. It can be caused by an STD, a urinary tract infection, a yeast infection or another kind of vaginitis (if you have a vulva/vagina), or an allergy to some kind of product like spermicide or lubricant.

Because there are so many possible causes, it’s a good idea to visit a doctor or nurse to find out what’s going on and get treatment so it doesn’t hurt anymore. The staff at your nearest Planned Parenthood health center can help.

-Emily at Planned Parenthood

Tags: vagina, vulva, yeast infection, vaginitis, urinary tract infection, UTI, allergy, pee

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