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Dr. Alfredo Nieves
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Pain During Sex (Overview)

Pain during sexual intercourse can have both physical and psychological causes.


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What can cause pain during sex and thick white cm?

What can cause pain during sex and thick white cm?

A yeast infection: Is one possibility. Consider evaluation and treatment. Take care. ...Read more

Dr. Alfredo Nieves
152 Doctors shared insights

Pain During Sex (Overview)

Pain during sexual intercourse can have both physical and psychological causes.


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What does it mean when your discharge is brown and there is a little pain during sex? Lately I have been having a lot of brownish discharge and during sex it kinda hurt a little bit

What does it mean when your discharge is brown and there is a little pain during sex? Lately I have been having a lot of brownish discharge and during sex it kinda hurt a little bit

Pain: Pain during intercourse as well as vaginal discharge can be a sign of a vaginal or cervical infection. These could also be signs of a more severe infection, like pelvic inflammatory disease. You should seek out an ob-gyn for a complete examination, as well as vaginal and cervical cultures to evaluate for infection. ...Read more

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Having Safe Sex (Checklist)

Use protection (condoms) when in doubt about status of sexual partner
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Visit physician to be screened for STDs.
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I was on Cerazette for three months to treat endometriosis. Now I am feeling pain during sex again after a week. What should I do?

Surgery perhaps: It is likely if you have endometriosis that you have deep infiltrating endometriosis just behind the the uterus. This is possibly causing the pain with intercourse. You have tried birth control pills and while that often can help with the pain - but often not for the long term - it will not get rid of the endometriosis. The only way to really get rid of it is to excise it and this means surgery. ...Read more

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I was successfully treated for chlamydia howvever recently I had sex 2 times with someone who might have it. Each time a condom was used and no oral or anal sex took place. Now im having burning pain during sex and when I use. The restroom it is green in c

I was successfully treated for chlamydia howvever recently I had sex 2 times with someone who might have it. Each time a condom was used and no oral or anal sex took place. Now im having burning pain during sex and when I use. The restroom it is green in c

Be checked out: Thanks for the good information, and for practicing safe sex;however, even using condoms is not 100% effective at avoiding getting an infection. A green discharge with burning suggests you have an infection. Although the discharge is not the common one for chlamydia, you can have another or even more than one. Please have someone examine you. ...Read more

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Parenting a Child During Puberty (Checklist)

Be proactive and truthful
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Allow room for growth
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Explore books on puberty at your child's level
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Talk, as communication is important
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Pelvic pain sometimes, not really painful just irritating. Nothing else irregular, no pain during sex just annoying. Wondering what this could be?

Pelvic pain: Abdominal pain in women can be caused from the organs in that area consisting of your uterus, ovaries, bladder, appendix and bowel. The pain is sometimes difficult to differentiate between these organs. If it isn't severe, worsening, or accompanied by other symptoms such as fever, vomiting, etc., it may be caused by something as simple as ovulating, or stool moving through your colon. ...Read more

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Monistat 3 day treatment didn't cure my yeast infection. I still have inching and pain during sex. What should I do?

Monistat 3 day treatment didn't cure my yeast infection. I still have inching and pain during sex. What should I do?

Time: Please give yourself a chance to heal before having sex. A yeast infection usually resolves in one to two weeks with appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Managing Neck Pain (Checklist)

Use your pain medication as directed
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Avoid fast movements
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See your doctor if your neck pain hasn't improved in 1 week
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How can you cure pain and dryness during sex?

How can you cure pain and dryness during sex?

Lots of options: For immediate relief of dryness, try astroglide or pjur, both are available without a prescription. Then find the cause. Could be low hormones, infection, too rough. Too long, vagina too small, penis too big, bad technique, not enough foreplay, and many other things. There is no need to suffer, ask your doctor for help, this kind of problem should be evaluated. ...Read more

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Managing Knee Pain (Checklist)

Try to determine the cause
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If swollen, ice the knee with a bag of ice, frozen peas, etc.
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See a doctor
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Consider seeing a physical therapist
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After 5 months I now get pain during sex and his sperm burns me what could this be I am very very worried. Had urine and blood tests both normal.

After 5 months I now get pain during sex and his sperm burns me what could this be I am very very worried. Had urine and blood tests both normal.

See below: You are likely under the care of a doctor to have urine and blood tests done and you should discuss the issues with your doctor as a physical examination is essential for proper evaluation. In the mean time try using liberal amount of a lubricant like k-y jelly. ...Read more

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I have pain during sex?

I have pain during sex?

Menopause?: It is more than likely due to hormonal changes. It would be useful to see your doctor to see if hormone replacement is warranted. It would also be helpful to have an examination to rule out other causes. See this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Webmd. Com/sexual-conditions/guide/female-pain-during-sex ...Read more

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Managing Pain from Cancer (Checklist)

Ask an oncologist to refer you to a cancer pain specialist
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Ask a pain specialist about both interventional and medication options
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If you have pancreatic cancer, ask about a celiac plexus block
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If you have neuropathy, request a trial of ketamine-based topical creams
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What can pain during sex mean?

Male/ female? Deep: Or superficial. I am assuming that u e a woman but don't know for sure. Deep
pain-have u had prior surgery (adhesions), ovarian cysts, endometriosis, hx of uterine fibroids or pelvic inflammatory disease, is your uterus tilted toward the back? There are many possible causes. Please see your gynecologist to evaluate for cause. Often correctable causes can identified. ...Read more

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Why do I fell pain during sex?

Endometriosis: You could have endometriosis
and you should have a thorough pelvic exam to check for this and ovarian cysts and infections too ...Read more

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Living with Ongoing Pain (Checklist)

Go to a physician who is trained to treat chronic pain
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Continue to look for more therapies that might be right for you
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Make sure to keep moving, as pain will only get worse
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Consider counseling for coping strategies
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How come I have pain during sex?

How come I have pain during sex?

Infection vs tissues: Since you are older I would assume you've had the standard pelvic pain workup. If your doc are still guessing then you need to shift gears and began a wellness program, vits, magnesium glycinate, sleep hygiene, exercise, self massage, chiropractor, yoga, heat, epsom tub soaking, and stretching. Think flesh=muscles/tissue and not organs with chronic pain. ...Read more

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Does a man feel pain during sex?

Does a man feel pain during sex?

Not really: The greatest distress for the male is probably petite mal following close upon parasympathetic arousal and discharge. ...Read more

Sexual Intercourse (Definition)

Couples often worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid that having sex could cause a miscarriage or harm the baby. It is best to talk to your doctor or nurse midwife about your specific situation to make sure you are considered at low risk for complications such a ...Read more