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What is wrong when your perueum is kind of split open?

What is wrong when your perueum is kind of split open?

Atrophic vaginitis: If you are menopausal your symptoms may be caused by low estrogen levels. Using a lubricant like KY jelly for sex or a topical estrogen cream can help relieve symptoms. Discuss it with your doctor. ...Read more

Perineum (Definition)

Ther perineum is the area between the anus and the scrotum in men and the vulva in women. It generally refers to the surface anatomy, from the pubic symphysis to the coccyx. Perineal tears and episiotomy can occur in this region during childbirth. The anogenital distance is a measure of the distance between the anus and the base of the penis or vagina & used in the ...Read more


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What is wrong when your perineum is split open?

What is wrong when your perineum is split open?

Hard to tell: Perineum is the area between the vulva and anus(in females) or the base of the penis and the anus ( males). I guess somebody has to see it. Is it a tear? Is it after delivery of baby? Is there any skin disorder associated to it? Did you have any injury? Are you riding a bicycle? ...Read more

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I've diagnosed myself with a perineum cyst. What kind of Dr. should I go to about it to have it drained or removed?

I've diagnosed myself with a perineum cyst. What kind of Dr. should I go to about it to have it drained or removed?

General surgeon: Assuming that your diagnosis is true, perineal abscesses are usually treated by general surgeons where they can use different techniques depending on where and how big the abscess is. ...Read more

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How long will it take for split skin on your perineum to heal?

How long will it take for split skin on your perineum to heal?

Wound care: Keeping the wound clean and then lightly moistened will generally expedite healing. Avoid abrading the area. Sitz baths are often recommended but are not necessary. A gentle shower head spray works as well. Mild soaps such as cetaphil with restoraderm work well followed by aquaphor ointment perfomred 3 times a day. ...Read more

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Currently experiencing perineum pain. Frequently have penile pain. Should this perineum pain be cause for alarm? Kind of panicking a little...

Prostate: The combination of perineal and penile pain often is due to low grade prostatitis. See a urologist for a thorough prostate evaluation including a digital rectal exam. You may need cystoscopy as well. ...Read more