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A 20-year-old female asked:

I had a vaginal birth 7 weekz ago, tears inside and perineum have healed but 2nd degree labial tear hasn't. doctor wasnt interested? what can i do?

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Dr. Monique Ruberu
21 years experience
Labial tear... : By 6 weeks post partum your tears should have healed... Go and see another doc for another look .... It might be healed but you still have some residual pain... In which case only time will help.
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