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what are some essential things i should know about before having a vaginoplasty?

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Dr. Anthony Brignoni
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Surgical tightening : Vaginoplasty is the surgical tightening of the inner third of the vagina for sexual gratification. By tightening the vagina there will be more friction during intercourse , increasing sexual pleasure for both partners. Similar procedure with posterior colporrhaphy would address functional problems associated with week posterior vaginal wall pelvic supports.

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A 29-year-old male asked:

What is the definition or description of: vaginoplasty?

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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
See below: Vaginoplasty is a reconstructive plastic surgery and cosmetic procedure for the vaginal canal and its mucous membrane, and of vulvo-vaginal structures that might be absent or damaged because of congenital disease (e.g. Vaginal atresia) or because of an acquired cause (e.g. Childbirth physical trauma, cancer).
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A 25-year-old female asked:

How fast is vaginoplasty heals?

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Depends: It depends on the extent of the surgery. Most soft tissue procedures heal in 2-3 weeks. Discuss w your dr. Before the procedure fo your particular case.
A 46-year-old member asked:

Please tell me a few things about vaginoplasty?

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Dr. Robert Harris
Urogynecology 31 years experience
Vaginal surgery: With vaginoplasty, incisions are made inside the vagina and the tissues and muscles are pulled together in an appropriate manner resulting in vaginal tightening. It's very important to find a surgeon with experience in these surgeries so do your research before having this surgery.

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