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Can the gyn doctor see if you have any STDs from looking at your vaginal area when he does the pelvic exam?
Sometimes: There are some std's that cause vaginal discharge that can be quite distinctive on examination but usually you need confirmatory tests by looking under a microscope or doing a lab test to be sure. Some std's dont have any signs or symptoms in girls and the only way to diagnose them is to do a routine screen. For example gonorrhea and chlamydia are tested routinely in girls under 25 due to risks. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Physical exam involving examination of the outside of the female genitalia (vulva), the inside (vagina) , as well as an examination of the cervix, uterus, tubes, ovaries, and tissue around the uterus (parametria). A bimanual exam then involves 2 fingers in the vagina with the other hand on the abdomen. A rectovaginal exam is one finger inthe vagina, one finger in the rectum with ...Read more
Can a doctor diagnosis vaginal pain w/ symptoms and blood work or do they have to do a pelvic exam?
Help im virgin suffering vaginal &anus itching vaginal discharge varying white &yellow color odorless my gyn diagnosed it as pinworms no pelvic exam!
Have exam done: It would be helpful for the MD to actually see the area of infestation to provide a proper treatment. Get a 2nd opinion elsewhere. ...Read more
Pelvic exam Pap - blood work -good - vaginal sores =ingrown hair - why does it still feel like my vagina is on fire don`t see my doc again for 7 days?
In bimenual pelvic exam of daughter, how doctor check labia minora and majora & anus internally-not externally by inserting 2 fingers in vaginal wall?
Please Clarify: I am sorry, but I do not get the question or the concern. Please explain what you are worried about. Do you think the doctor missed something? ...Read more
Screening: A routine pelvic exam is predominantly done to sample cells from the cervix for cervical cancer screening. Your doctor may also be looking for warts or cysts or ulcers on your external genitalia, abnormalities in your ovaries, and sexually transmitted diseases such as gonorrhea, chlamydia, and trichomonas. ...Read more
Yes: If the hymen is intact, with rare exceptions, the doctor should not be looking at the cervix. Virginal women cannot have cervical disease. If there is some reason to be looking at the cervix, such as unexplained bleeding or pain or exposure before birth to des or trauma, the exam should be done by a doctor equipped with methods of exam that are less invasive. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Intense cramp pain following pelvic exam. Should I call doc? Is this normal? Exam was also painful.
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