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Please look at the photo that ball thing on the bottom of my vagina look norm I don't have health insure. But am really concerned about it
Unable to look: I do not see any pictures. If unfamiliar with female anatomy check with friends or family. ...Read more
How to care for vagina? (Female, 21yrs old) want to know what are some tips to keeping clean& fresh smelling? Best way to keep vagina healthy
Vaginal "freshness"?: The best method of cleansing the vulva is to wash with a mild soap such as Dove, Caress, or Ivory ONLY on the outside. The vagina itself is self-cleaning, unless infected because it has a pH "balancing bacteria" if it is not disturbed. Please leave all the "vaginal freshness" products such as douches and sprays on the shelf of the pharmacy, otherwise you will be seeing your MD more often. ...Read more
Yes: Yes this is very normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
No smell: The normal vagina has no smell naturally. ...Read more
Can be: When the hymen is torn many women do say it is painful for an instant. The hymen protects the entrance to the vagina and has nothing to do with looseness of the vagina. All is well. ...Read more
What are the odds of. Semen going from the outside of the vagina into the inside to impregnate a female?
I'm a 26 yr ole female in general good health but for 3 months non stop I have been bleeding from my vagina.?
My age is 23. Gender is female my pus cell is 1-2 hpf and there is wetness in vagina and pain at back. Is this ok?
Uti: You might need to be treated for UTI ...Read more
Is there any difference on the shape of vagina, with those females who lost their virginity and those who naturally don't have any?
No: It will be difficult to assess that. ...Read more
I am a 17year old female. For 2years now, I've been having two Testes like growing outside my vagina, should I be worried? I'm a virgin by the way.
I am a 23 year old female. I have been really really ichy around and in my vaginal area. And the opening to my vagina is light pink/ white, and seems?
Could be: Itching is a non-specific symptom that could be due to a yeast infection or a sensitivity/allergic reaction to something like a perfume, dye, deodorant, or some other chemical you have had in the area or even latex.All of these can cause itching, swelling, redness, and pain. A yeast infection often but not always can cause a cottage cheese-like discharge. To know for sure see your PCP or GYN. ...Read more
See medical help: This could be something minor or something quite serious. You should go to the er. ...Read more
See your OB/GYN: This could be a Bartholin's gland cyst, I would see you family doctor or OB/GYN to be assessed this may need to be surgically drained, or a small catheter placed in the mass to drain it. In the meantime you can place a warm wet washcloth on the area to encourage draining. If you have pain or fever please be seen sooner. ...Read more
Cystocele is the term for bladder pushing into vagina.
Basically, this is a type of hernia, the wall between the bladder and vagina has weakness and can no longer hold the bladder in place. It usually becomes more problematic with time. Options are wait and see, wear a pessary, or have surgery to correct. ...Read more
When I get the male to female sex assingnemt would it leave bad scars or will my vagina look normal?
I'm a female. I've had white pasty thick smelly discharge from my vagina for about a week. What could this be?
Hello I'm a 20 year old female and I would like to surgically tighten my vagina. What are my opinions to do so?
Exam first: There at any issues to address here including the physical and psychological risks and benefits. There may be reasons for the apparent "looseness" that may not be addressed by surgery such as a small partner or excessive lubrication or chronic constipation. Furthermore, consider the potential effects on future pregnancy. Meet and discuss with your gyne or other experienced practitioners. ...Read more
Hi, I'm a 21 year old female. I've been masturbating since I was a teen and in the last year it hurts to penetrate my vagina. It that normal?
When sex hurts: Here is an excellent and comprehensive link from ACOG for you. It is important for a woman to get screened when you have pain during insertion. The USPST also wants young women to be screened for STDs as a safety measure. This is around the time USPST recommends you start getting Pap smears as well. Good luck. Read: http://m.acog. Org/Patients/FAQs/When-Sex-Is-Painful? IsMobileSet=true ...Read more
I'm a female who wants to be healthy in the vagina area and I would like to know is taking vH essentials Probiotics good for you or is there any issues?
Maybe: Our bodies are FULL of bacteria which are essential to our health. Probiotics are a way to supplement with healthy bacteria we need. Important for vagina. Balance of bacteria, fungi, and other organisms. Cranberry has been shown to promote urinary tract health and decrease frequency of infections in urinary tract. No issues other than some may not tolerate due to sensitivity/side effect ...Read more
I'm havin sex w/a female! She says! She don't feel nothing wen im on top! Breasts & Vagina thighs & butt area's/regins of body wen im touching!
Loss of interest: This is not physiologically possible - perhaps she has no desire or has interest in someone else. ...Read more
Will a male doc leave the room for a female physical exam, scared to go get one done have sores on my vagina if he does not leave can I ask him to?
It is time: You have a medical problem that requires an examination. You need this examination to get better. You are 46 years old. It is time to be an adult and have your exam. If you think for one moment that the doctor, male or female, will have any inappropriate thoughts about your skin then you are mistaken. We see skin every single day of our lives. It is skin and it must be examined. Go to the doctor! ...Read more
Good day I am a 45 year old female who is menopausal. I have been suffering with sometimes a painful sensation in the area between my vagina and thigh?
Vaginismus: Or (menopausal) atrophy of the vaginal tissues. If you are sexually active, ask your physician about Premarin (conjugated estrogens) Vaginal Cream (conjugated estrogen cream) and additionally, use prolonged foreplay with sexual lubricant during penetration. Take occasional position changes and empty your bladder after intercourse. ...Read more
I am a 28 yr old female who had an oopherectomy a year ago. I had sex recently and tore inside my vagina. Its been 3 days and it still hurts. Any advi?
Needs an exam: A vaginal tear requires an examination to determine the severity and treatment options. ...Read more