Papua New Guinea
A 31-year-old female asked:
I had dilation and curettage last saturday and my hubby will becoming home on the 21st, is it possible to have sex
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 74 years experience
Depends on the D &C: If the D&C was for diagnostic purpose and there is no further discharge, sex would be ok. If it was for an abortion, i would advise waiting for a normal period before resuming sex.
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