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Tears In The Vagina
If a man ejaculates on the skin near vagina but not in vagina can the sperms in the semen swim down and enter into the vagina and lead to pregnancy?
Yes it can: if you have a nonhealed scar, it can bleed with trauma during intercourse. Give it 3-4 weeks and let it heal before you resume intercourse Best Wishes Dr M ...Read more
Can herpes be located only in the inside of the vagina and not the outside of the vagina?or it is most likely present in both places??
Yes : You can see this especially as you get further along in the third trimester ...Read more
Not unless: They get inside the vagina.Get a more detailed answer ›
Herpes: Yes. But it can also be in the anal area, as well as around the mouth. ...Read more
How likely the sperm can survive the acidity of the outer part of the vagina? How long can they sit outside and or on top of the vagina?
Severe itching and burning sensation throughout the skin of vagina extending from the skin just above clitoris to the skin just below the vaginal hole, a small swelling with redness just at the entrance of the vaginal hole and..
Ans: See your gyne for examGet a more detailed answer ›
Increase blood flow: Yes increase blood flow in pelvic structures. ...Read more
Do we clean the inner labia and the area between vagina and anus during the vulva cleaning process?
Vulvar cleaning: The only areas of the vulva which need to be cleaned are those where there are sweat glands. This is the area of the vulva that feels like skin and is not moist/wet. The inner folds of the vulva do not need to be cleaned and it can hurt to put soap on them and can cause infection to clean. A gentle soap used gently, can be helpful for outer labia and perineum (b/w vulva/anus). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Replens should be safe to use in this manner. ...Read more
When cleaning your vagina, do you wash inside the labia minor where the urethra and vaginal opening are?
Not usually: You don't really need to clean the opening of the vagina. Cleaning the outside of the vagina, the vulva is helpful as there are sweat glands there that can produce sebaceous type material which can smell if not cleaned. The tissue by the urethra and the vagina is different and is more sensitive and could have pain or burning with soap. I recommend eo organics shower gel. Very gentle. Good luck. ...Read more