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Hamden, CT
A 20-year-old female asked:

During sex i tore the skin on the inner aspect of my labia. it's 1.5 in long and keeps bleeding with movement. should i be overly concerned?

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Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
No: However, 1.5in is rather long, perhaps you want the tear repaired if quite recent, though even without repair it will eventually heal, but would recommend to defer sex until then

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Last updated Dec 15, 2015

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