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What Dose It Mean When Your Viagina Swells Up After Sex
I had swelling in my vagina every time after sex ... So i want to ask why is this so !! I do sex after every 1/2 months ?
Dyspareunia: There are several possible explanations for your vaginal discomfort. If there is a lump or localized swelling, it could be a bartholin cyst, which should be checked by your gynecologist. If you feel like there is swelling, but you don't see anything unusual, you may have too much friction during sex; try using a lubricant. You may be sensitive to your partner's condom, or rarely, to his semen. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Trauma: There is usually some swelling of the vulva that is a normal consequence of sexual responses, however if this is abnormal for you previously, then this swelling may be due to injur y(trauma) to that area. Try a hot sitz bath to relieve the swelling and next sexual encounter needs to be a bit more gentle. ...Read more
Although some: Women may experience pain after initial intercourse - it is not normal as a pattern. Coital or post- coital bleeding isn't normal. So, if this has happened more than once would get it medically evaluated. Take care. ...Read more
Yes: Intercourse can cause trauma and irritation to the vagina if there is insufficient lubrication or if there is an infection. If this happens more than once, it would be a good idea to have it checked out to make sure you don't have a yeast infection, or other type of infection. Best wishes! ...Read more