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Swollen urethra and vagina after sex. Burning sensation while I use the restroom, no odor nor discharge. Std? Uti? Reaction to condom?

Swollen urethra and vagina after sex. Burning sensation while I use the restroom, no odor nor discharge. Std? Uti? Reaction to condom?

See answer: Such symptoms could be caused by any of the above: UTI (usually burning with urination, urgency, frequency); std (gc, chlamydia most common), vaginitis (though usually associated with a discharge), or allergy to a contraceptive, spermicide, or lubricant. If symptoms occur right after sex within hours, allergy or trauma related to vigorous/prolonged sex most likely. If symptoms persist, see your md. ...Read more

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When my partner ejaculates inside of me, I get a burning, raw, numbing sensation in my vagina THREE DAYS after intercourse? Why only when he cums?

When my partner ejaculates inside of me, I get a burning, raw, numbing sensation in my vagina THREE DAYS after intercourse? Why only when he cums?

Semen allergy: You have likely become allergic to semen which is not likely confined to just a specific partner. You need to practice safe sex especially at your age. If you do plan to get pregnant in the future, consult an allergist to consider getting desensitized to seminal fluid ...Read more

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Hi I am female 22 I have been with my b/f for 3 years after intercourse while I was pregnant I started having burning at the entrance to my vagina?

Hi I am female 22 I have been with my b/f for 3 years after intercourse while I was pregnant I started having burning at the entrance to my vagina?

See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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After intercourse - girlfriend has a lot of soreness and a raw feeling in and around vagina that lasts ~30min. Burning. Hurts to pee.

After intercourse - girlfriend has a lot of soreness and a raw feeling in and around vagina that lasts ~30min. Burning. Hurts to pee.

Dyspareunia: There may be many reasons for painful intercourse including anatomic, insufficient lubrication, muscule spasm (vaginismus), trauma, infection, psychological etc. Your friend should see her Ob/Gyn for a pelvic exam and possible testing for STD, UTI. PID etc. In the mean time, you are advised to refrain from intercourse or at a minimum, use barrier protection to minimize spread of possible infection. ...Read more

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After intercourse I experience pain in my lower abdomen and a burning sensation during and after in my vagina. Wat precautions do I have to take?

After intercourse I experience pain in my lower abdomen and a burning sensation during and after in my vagina. Wat precautions do I have to take?

Urinate/wash vulva: Urinating after sex/washing off with water helps prevent bladder infections. It is common to notice burning in the vagina after intercourse due to the micro tears from rubbing. Try a lubricant next time. A vaginal infection can also cause this. Abdominal pain can be caused by many things including endometriosis, constipation or pain from your uterus after an orgasm. See your doctor for some tests. ...Read more

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Why after intercourse, the vagina it burning me when I pee and my lower lips are swollen? The swollen go away in couple hours

Why after intercourse, the vagina it burning me when I pee and my lower lips are swollen? The swollen go away in couple hours

Trauma: This is not serious but reflects mild injury and trauma to the tissues. This could relate to position, insufficient lubrication, or simply rough sex. If you are using condoms or spermicides you could even be having a reaction to them. Try different positions and techniques and extra lubricants if necessary. ...Read more

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I have a greenish yellow discharge, swelling in my vagina, itchy and burning. Sometimes discharge is clumpy. Dry vagina. Painful intercourse. Help.

I have a greenish yellow discharge, swelling in my vagina, itchy and burning. Sometimes discharge is clumpy. Dry vagina. Painful intercourse. Help.

GYN exam/STD screen: You will need a full GYN exam and vaginal cultures for STD exposure: this certainly sounds like an infection. I would also suggest that your current sexual partner be checked for STDs. ...Read more

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After intercourse my vagina becomes swollen and it hurts what does that mean?

After intercourse my vagina becomes swollen and it hurts what does that mean?

Infection: Sometimes this can be due to a previously undetected yeast or bacterial infection. Sometimes it can be due to having sex infrequently. If you're concerned, you can see a doctor for a check and make sure no std or other infection. Make sure you have enough lubrication during sex, as well. ...Read more

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How come my vagina feels swollen after intercourse? I wasn't dry down there either.

How come my vagina feels swollen after intercourse? I wasn't dry down there either.

Friction/position: It truly depends on multiple factors: adequate lubrication, position, length of intercourse, rough foreplay, small vaginal scratches or tears. It is a good idea to get a GYN exam. Try to find a comfortable sexual position and control penetration with the use of your arms and hands. ...Read more

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What does it mean if white discharge is coming out of vagina with an odor? And I also smell that odor right after intercourse

What does it mean if white discharge is coming out of vagina with an odor? And I also smell that odor right after intercourse

See below: These symptoms can only be adequately addressed by your doctor in real-time (face-to-face). Only after a thorogh evaluation, possibly including labs and other studies, can he/she determine what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What does it mean when u have burning down in ur vagina after sex?

What does it mean when u have burning down in ur vagina after sex?

Sex: Could be chemical irritation (if using certain) or dysparunea (pain after sex) or vaginitis. Needs evaluation for the latter two. ...Read more

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After having intercourse with my husband I get a burning on the outside of the opening of my vagina, it burns only after we have sex what is it?

Many possibilities: It could be a vaginal infection such as yeast, or an std, or even an allergy to condoms. There is also a chronic conditions called vulvodynia that causes the feeling of burning in the vulvar area. It could also be just do to too much friction without enough lubricant. Try using a personal lubricant, such as "astroglide" or KY jelly to decrease friction, but if it continues, see your dr. ...Read more

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Hi. I had protected sex with my guy friend. I had no intercourse. From the day I had sex im having burning and itching sensation in my vagina n I've rash?

Hi. I had protected sex with my guy friend. I had no intercourse. From the day I had sex im having burning and itching sensation in my vagina n I've rash?

Unsure: Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness & itching of the vulva; burning with urination & vaginal intercourse & a clumpy, white, vaginal discharge with no odor. Sometimes the discharge isn’t apparent.
These symptoms could also be caused by abrasions from sex. Your doctor would be better able to assess. Take care. ...Read more

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I was going to have intercourse and we use Vasline brand Aloe for Lubricant and burning, swelling inside occurred shortly after applying to the Vagina?

I was going to have intercourse and we use Vasline brand Aloe for Lubricant and burning, swelling inside occurred shortly after applying to the Vagina?

Sensitivity: Burning and swelling after applying anything vaginally is a sign of sensitivity to one of the chemicals in the product. Don't use this again. You might try a hypoallergenic product like paraben free Astroglide if you need a lubricant or salvia can be a good lubricant. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Why is my vagina burning during and after I have intercourse with my boyfriend? It begins to burn the second he puts his finger or penis in me

Why is my vagina burning during and after I have intercourse with my boyfriend? It begins to burn the second he puts his finger or penis in me

Dyspareunia: You may be describing dyspareunia, especially vaginismus. Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/painful-intercourse/basics/definition/con-20033293 for more info, then discuss your concerns w/your Family Doc if lubricants & more foreplay isn't enough. Or try different positions. You may need to get checked for infections & abrasions. Perhaps recent sexual trauma? ...Read more

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I have pain after protected intercourse in my vagina & a little burning sensation when peeing. I was told it is vaginitis. Please help me confirm this?

I have pain after protected intercourse in my vagina & a little burning sensation when peeing. I was told it is vaginitis. Please help me confirm this?

More info needed: "Vaginitis" means inflammation of the vagina. There are several different kinds. The most likely to cause burning on urination is candida (yeast) infection, but other things can do the same, especially STDs like gonorrhea, chlamydia, trichomonas, or herpes. Check with the doctor or clinic where you were diagnosed; of if you haven't yet had profesional care, do it ASAP. Good luck! ...Read more

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Recently I have been experiencing a burning pain during intercourse, it almost feels like I'm being cut open inside of my Vagina. I thought it was the condoms but we bought other condoms and it still hurts. What should I do?

Recently I have been experiencing a burning pain during intercourse, it almost feels like I'm being cut open inside of my Vagina. I thought it was the condoms but we bought other condoms and it still hurts. What should I do?

Pain w/ sex: Could be latex allergy. Could consider Polyurethane condoms. Do not use an enhancing gels. Also may be vaginitis like yeast or STD like herpes. Dryiness is less likely at your age and autoimmune process like Bechets rare. Follow up w/t doc ...Read more

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How can one cure burning of the vagina, external and internal after sexual intercourse? Thrush treatment has not helped. Swab test was clear.

Try vitamin E oil: Vitamine oil is very soothing. If you have something to douche away you belong back at the doctor. Vinegar certainlly won't be soothing. ...Read more

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Painful intercourse, afterwards I get burning and itching in my vagina. I have no STDs nor does my boyfriend. Typical for first sexual experiences?

Not normal: This is not typical for any type of sexual experience, first or not. You could have bacterial vaginosis, which has nothing to do with sexually transmitted diseases. Yeast is also a possibility and, that too, is not sexually transmitted. But pain is not a part of sex, so please get checked and find out what is going on. It should be a beautiful experience, not agony. ...Read more

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My vagina is inflamed, hot and puffy after intercourse...Why?

My vagina is inflamed, hot and puffy after intercourse...Why?

This is normal.: During the excitement phase there is engorgement from increased blood flow. There can also be some irritation and swelling due to the friction during intercourse. A good lubricant if needed may help decrease this some. ...Read more

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I have an itch vagina two days after intercourse, how to treat?

I have an itch vagina two days after intercourse, how to treat?

See your doctor: You should see your physician in regards to these symptoms as they can be signs of an infectious process such as yeast or bacterial vaginosis. They can also be signs of sexual transmitted infections. ...Read more

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What are the causes of your vagina to be swollen after intercourse?

Blood flow: In preparation for intercourse, part of arousal is the vagina having increased blood flow. All of the tissues in the area get swollen in preparation for intercourse. In addition, the act of intercourse can cause some trauma (albeit pleasurable) to the tissues causing inflammation. The combination of these plus many other things results in some swelling. It will resolve after a few hours. ...Read more

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I have itching around my vagina after intercourse, what can I do for relief?

I have itching around my vagina after intercourse, what can I do for relief?

Yeast?: Itching is often caused by a yeast infection. There are some good medications for this you can get without a prescription at a pharmacy. If those don't work you should see a doc for an exam to make sure there isn't some other type of infection causing the itching. Best wishes! ...Read more