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Doctor insights on: Sharp Throbbing Vaginal Pain During Pregnancy

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Dr. Tanya Russo
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Had sex during ovulation on 4th. Condom didn't break! Vaginal pain after ovulation start on 10th. Pregnancy strip negative on 8th. Risk of pregnancy?

Had sex during ovulation on 4th. Condom didn't break! Vaginal pain after ovulation start on 10th. Pregnancy strip negative on 8th. Risk of pregnancy?

Not Pregnant: Wow. You have to be smarter than this. You did not have any exposure to sperm. You are not pregnant. You do not need to do any pregnancy testing. You have pain. That represents trauma or infection. If the pain is persistent then you must be examined and then treated for the problem causing the pain. Condoms work. Pain is not in any way a symptom of early pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it common to feel vaginal pain during pregnacy? So far 26 weeks. Will it get worse and should I worry? Its usually when im up or walking.

Is it common to feel vaginal pain during pregnacy? So far 26 weeks. Will it get worse and should I worry? Its usually when im up or walking.

Should not: If you are having this symptom - you need to get checked for possible Preterm labor, especially since you are 26 weeks and if you do have PTL - you need treatment immediately ...Read more

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Is shooting vaginal pain an early sign of pregnancy?

Is shooting vaginal pain an early sign of pregnancy?

Not necessarily.: Early pregnancy sxs can include: no period, breast swelling ; tenderness w darkened areolas, thin, white ; milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, ^ gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more

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Vaginal pain in the last week of the 3rd month of pregnancy?

Vaginal pain in the last week of the 3rd month of pregnancy?

You are a "head": You are a "head" of the game at the last portion of your pregnancy has the baby's head dropping down into the lowest part of the pelvis and the vagina. ...Read more

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I have vaginal pain since yesterday when I had sex. The pain started right after I had sex. Can it be an early pregnancy symptom?

I have vaginal pain since yesterday when I had sex. The pain started right after I had sex. Can it be an early pregnancy symptom?

No - unless..: Yesterday's sexual encounter could not have led to pregnancy symptoms this early - however could you be pregnant from previous sexual activity? Take Folic Acid 1-5 mg orally for the rest of your reproductive life and good luck! ...Read more

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I'm 2 months postpartum and I keep getting vaginal pain/pressure only when I sit on the toilet. Never had this before pregnancy. What could this be?

I'm 2 months postpartum and I keep getting vaginal pain/pressure only when I sit on the toilet. Never had this before pregnancy. What could this be?

Healing: It sounds like you had a tear or an episiotomy that is taking a while to recover fully. There can be some persistent discomfort in the perineal /vaginal area for several months after delivery with a tear or episiotomy and repair. Especially if you breastfeed, which changes the normal hormonal balance of the vagina and lowers estrogen production which can cause dryness of the vaginal tissue. ...Read more

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Monthly sharp vaginal pain during exercise (cardio). Very short duration (minutes), subsides on its own esp when I pause exerci?

Monthly sharp vaginal pain during exercise (cardio). Very short duration (minutes), subsides on its own esp when I pause exerci?

Vaginal pain: Exercise induced vaginal pain is very unusual. Try to find out whether the pain is due to running, jumping, stretching of specific exercise equipment. Those answers will help to localize the problem if any. ...Read more

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What can cause sudden sharp vaginal pain?

What can cause sudden sharp vaginal pain?

A range of things: Any pelvic organ problem from ruptured ectopic pregnancies to gas can cause a sudden vaginal pain. Without knowing more specifics a MD visit might be more helpful. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have vaginal pain during period?

Yes it is in some: Yes it may be normal in some. The nerves that supply the uterus also supply the vagina and on can feel pain in vagina during periods. ...Read more

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Need some advice. I have sharp vaginal pain and back pain?

Visit your doctor: A visit to your doctor is necessary because of the difficulty it is to give you solid advice without asking many questions and examining you. A history and exam are the mainstay of a proper diagnosis, and then the treatment options can be explored. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have vaginal pain during your period?

Is it normal to have vaginal pain during your period?

Can be normal: The flow as well as use of tampons can cause you to have a sore vagina. If the blood starts to have an odor than you might be getting an infection a d then you should go see your gyn. ...Read more

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Can kidney stones cause sharp vaginal pain?

Can kidney stones cause sharp vaginal pain?

Yes: Terminal ureter is very close to upper vagina. Obstructing ureteral stone lying right next to vagina can certainly cause severe vaginal pain which will be relieved once stone has either passed or been removed. ...Read more

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What causes vaginal pain during intercourse?

'One size fits all? ': Not always! The vagina is a potential space that undergoes an 'expansion project' during sexual excitement and ultimately intercourse. Inadequate emotional preparation, a lack of lubrication, a vaginal infection, or just plain 'clumsiness' can all inflict pain. ...Read more