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A 18-year-old female asked:

what happens if you have sex before the 2 week wait after cryotherapy?

3 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Crabb
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Infection/bleeding: We advise women to avoid any vaginal manipulation for 2 weeks to avoid infections and bleeding.
Dr. Christopher Smith
Family Medicine 41 years experience
Risks: increased risks of bleeding and/or infection
Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Genital warts?: cryotherapy can be for a variety of conditions, cannot say in your particular case, but generally, it is done for warts and genital ones would seem to be relevant. Can have irritation. There is some risk of transmission regardless of timing since the virus can be there without symptoms.

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Will cryotherapy affect my sex life with my boyfriend.

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Is it ok to have sex 2 weeks after having cyrotherapy done?

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