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why is it hurting to put in a tampon

A female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: You may have an old tampon left in there or something is dropping and out of place. Use your fingers to check for anything that does not feel like ti ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Why do it: Better to use pads this cycle and resume tampons once the UTI is gone.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Chapa
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No. : It’s a good idea to use the smallest size tampon when you are learning how for the first time. It is also easier to insert it when your period is mod ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Moisture: It may be related to the amount of moisture in the vaginal canal. Tampons are cotton- like and can be uncomfortable when there is not a lot to absorb. ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Exam: If you continue to have discomfort, then an exam will be necessary.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Learn proper insert: When you first start using tampons you may find it easier to insert a “slim” tampon with a smooth plastic applicator that has a rounded tip. Recommend ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Blood clot: Hard to say what a "piece of flesh" is, but if it was anything other than a blood clot then you need immediate medical attention. Blood that pools ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Please see your gyn: U need an accuarte diagnosis and treatment plan and if that is indeed the case you may need to get referrred to the local university obgyn dept for p ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Use applicator: and insert straight in: very small tampons may shift.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
WHY?: What would be the purpose of the tampon?

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