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What is the best treatment for short vagina?

What is the best treatment for short vagina?

Dilators: It depends whether the shortening is a result of vaginal surgery. Normal vaginal length is about 6 inches. Anything longer than that may be uncomfortable, but that doesn't mean your vagina is short. If you had surgery then vaginal dilators could be a very good option to help stretch the vagina. ...Read more

Short Vagina (Definition)

An adult vagina is usually approximately 8 cm (3 in) in length. When the vaginal cavity is short - it can cause pain during sexual intercourse. This can occur when there is prolapse of the ...Read more


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Bad emergency c hyst. Does this mean that I have a short vagina?

Bad emergency c hyst. Does this mean that I have a short vagina?

Not necessarily: If care was taken by the surgeon at the emergency cesarean hysterectomy to remove only the cervix and not extra vagina, then the vagina will be the same size it was before the pregnancy. ...Read more

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I think I have a short vagina after hysterectomy. What can we do?

I think I have a short vagina after hysterectomy. What can we do?

Estrogen cream Rx: Sometimes at hysterectomy when the cervix is removed and the vagina closed (cuff), more of the vagina is excised rather than just the cervix. Estrogen vaginal cream use can help provide suppleness and expansion of the remaining vagina to accomodate "any visitors". ...Read more

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I have a short vagina. Should I have been having sex during menopause?

I have a short vagina. Should I have been having sex during menopause?

No problem: The best treatment for short vagina is what we call dilation. Having sex is one method or using a sex toy or dilator is the other method for dilation. The vagina can stretch as in childbirth. Vaginal estrogen would be very important in the post menopausal period to aid this process. ...Read more

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I think I have a short vagina. Too late for estrogen or resuming sex?

I think I have a short vagina. Too late for estrogen or resuming sex?

No: Shortened or narrowed? Dilators and sex work well for enlarging a narrowed vagina, short vagina may require surgery to lengthen but will still allow for some penetration. ...Read more

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Bad visit to gyn. Does his comment mean that I have a short vagina?

Bad visit to gyn. Does his comment mean that I have a short vagina?

Unsure: I'm so sorry to hear that you had a bad experience. Going to the gyn can be an anxiety provoking experience in the best of situations. Our job is to make you feel more comfortable while doing our job to keep you healthy. Not sure what was said to you to so cannot comment, but hope you are feeling better. ...Read more

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Bf complains. Is it possible that I have a short vagina?

Bf complains. Is it possible that I have a short vagina?

Not likely: The vagina undergoes expansion by one third of the back part of the vagina during sexual excitement for females along with lubrication, and elevation of the cervix. It is more likely, that intercourse is occuring before those changes have taken place and you need t communicate to your boyfriend when you are ready, because males are "everready" like the battery. Assist him in helping you to be ready. ...Read more

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It possible to have an abnormally short vagina from birth?

It possible to have an abnormally short vagina from birth?

Yes: There can be abnormalities in formation of the internal and external genitals that would be present at birth. See your gyn to be evaluated. ...Read more

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59/short vagina or something pushing down?

59/short vagina or something pushing down?

Get check: Some causes of you smptoms might be a prolapse of the uteus where if fees like it is falling out. Also a drop in the upper or lower vagina might give you the sensatiojn something is pushing down. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Short vagina?

What is the definition or description of: Short vagina?

Short vagina: An adult vagina is usually approximately 8 cm (3 in) in length. When the vaginal cavity is short - it can cause pain during sexual intercourse. This can occur when there is prolapse of the uterus or the bladder. ...Read more

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What are the causes and disadvantages of a short vagina?

What are the causes and disadvantages of a short vagina?

Many: Can just be the way you developed, . Can be certain syndromes, can be the result of a hysterectomy. One disadvantage can be pain with intercourse as the penis will hit the top of the vagina or cervix and in some women that can cause pain. If you are having problems you should see your gyn or be referred to one. ...Read more

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I have a cluster of red and white bumps on my inner lower buttocks close to vagina, don't itch. I'm wondering what the cause and treatment would be?

I have a cluster of red and white bumps on my inner lower buttocks close to vagina, don't itch. I'm wondering what the cause and treatment would be?

Needs evaluation: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. Herpes is one possibility. Moluscum contagiosum and Genital warts are other of the many possible causes. ...Read more

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Inner lining tear in Vagina, now 2 days later white film over inner lining. Help treatment??? PAINFUL

Inner lining tear in Vagina, now 2 days later white film over inner lining. Help treatment??? PAINFUL

It should heal: I think were if it was not for the pain you are in I would just let it heal. Since you are in pain you need to speak with your ob/gyn and he will get this taken care of. In the meantime no sex, rest, and take some ibuprofen in limited amounts with food to deal with the pain. ...Read more

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I really don't want the doctor to insert something into my vagina, as it will surely hurt. Is the treatment of pcos lifelong?

I really don't want the doctor to insert something into my vagina, as it will surely hurt. Is the treatment of pcos lifelong?

Lifelong...: Lifelong if you do not correct the usual underlying problem: metabolic syndrome secondary to Insulin resistance. This means\ weight loss, and a low carbohydrate diet. Once you are beyond your fetile years, other issues will become seriously important. And your fear of a gynecologic exam is unwarranted! ...Read more

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