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Is It Unusual To Have A Little Spotting As A Post Menopausal Woman Resuming Sexual Relations After Many Years Of Not Having Them
Is it possible for STD symptoms to occur months after intercourse? Is it possible to begin showing symptoms of an STD 9 months after intercourse, while not being involved with anyone sexually during that time frame, or is my friend simply being paranoid.
Yes, : Yes, depending on the type of sexually transmitted disease. An example is chlamydia which can be "silent" while doing damage for long periods. ...Read more
If a post-menopausal woman has a strong sexual appetite prior to surgery, what would be the expected affect after a hysterectomy?
Is it normal to bleed after have sexual intercourse after not having sex for a long time I am not sexually active because my husband is faraway and we don't see each other until several months but i always bleed after having intercourse
The : The most common source of vaginal bleeding after sex is from the cervix - the part of the uterus that hangs into the vagina. It is most likely just cervical irritation from the friction of sex. As long as you are premenopausal, the bleeding is infrequent and slight, and you have normal, regular pap smears, then you don't necessarily have to see your doctor for it. If you are postmenopausal, have bleeding that is heavy, or if you have had abnormal paps smears in the past, you should see your doctor to rule out more serious causes of bleeding such as cervical cancer. Good luck! ...Read more
I have very strong vaginal odor for several weeks after sex with new partner. Think it is BV. Are there severe risks in not going to dr immediately?
No: BV is indeed likely. As long as you are not pregnant or planning vaginal surgery in the near future the are no severe risks to delaying treatment. Back has been shown to increase the risk of premature delivery, premature rupture of membranes, and infections after pelvic surgery. It will not go away by itself so you do need to get it checked out and treated at some point though. ...Read more
What is the minimum time duratn (if evrything is ok, both frtility)for a women get pregnancy after a sexual intercourse that occur before her period.
Yes: Although 1 ovary is usually able to function quite well and prevent early menopause, it is possible that it is has stopped functioning. If you are having menopausal symptoms like hot flashes and night sweats, you should see your gynecologist who can order blood tests to check the amount of hormones you are making. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 17,have regular periods.but this time it is late by 15days.i have never involved in any sexual activity.what might be the reason for the delay?
It happens sometimes: Many women have occasional variation of their mucus discharge, some spotting between periods, a heavier period, a lighter period, a longer or shorter period, or even a missed period. Having one or two of these symptoms doesn’t necessarily mean there is a medical problem, but a visit to one’s primary care or Ob-Gyn doctor is a good idea if symptoms are persistent, recurring, or worrisome. ...Read more
Is it normal to have a heavy period for 3 weeks after not having a period for 5 months. I also habve uterine fibroids..Could that be the cause?
Is it ok for a man to have a small ejaculation amount even after a long period with no sexual intercourse?
Need exam: To occasionally have a bit of spotting with intercourse may not mean anything bad. If it happens every time or if it is heavy then you should see your gynecologist. You could have a cervical infection, polyps, yeast, or dysplasia. An exam should be quick an easy to disclose the cause. ...Read more
What are the possible problems when you a female has bleeding form her vagina after a clitoral orgasm ?
How often should a married couple in their early 40s have sex per week to be considered as having a healthy sex drive?
Not written in stone: Amount of "sex drive" is not the only thing affecting how often a couple has sex. Both may have a healthy sex drive, yet relationship conflict may make them not desire sex with each other. Frequency of sexual intimacy (and satisfaction with this) varies widely. One study suggested that 40 to 49 olds have intercourse an average of 69 times a year. For more info: http://tinyurl.Com/mxnfhc3. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it normal to have ptsd symptoms a year after leaving an abusive marriage when no symptoms were there during the marriage?
Yes: Sometimes symptoms emerge when it is safe enough for them to emerge. Now that you are out of the abusive situation, you are capable of viewing it differently, and you will begin to recognize and be shocked by what you allowed yourself to endure. Though it feels bad, the sense of now being traumatized by something you once tolerated is an indication that you are growing. Seek out psychotherapy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Any risks for infections when having sex on period days? I'm married and during the last few days of period it's light. Would it be ok to be intimate?
Had a d&c yesterday bleeding is almost non existant is this a good sign.....first time having this experirnce.....when can i begin to have sex ?
Is it normal to have your periods delayed by a few days especially when your not having intercourse at all?
Probably normal: A few days variation in your cycle lengtht is likely normal. Having sex does not affect the cycle length - unless you conceive. If your periods are occuring anywhere from 21 to 35 days from the start of one period to the start of the next period, you are in the normal range for cycle lengths. ...Read more