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A 22-year-old female asked:

is it normal for a women's virginia to be swollen at 38weeks pregnant is it norma?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
It : It is not uncommon to have swelling in the perineal tissues (outside skin surrounding the vagina) when a woman is 38 weeks pregnant. If you think about it, there is a lot of pressure from the baby's body down against that area.

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Last updated Oct 3, 2016

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