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I have pain in the lower left pelvic area and it got worse after sex, what could it be?

I have pain in the lower left pelvic area and it got worse after sex, what could it be?

Many things: Pain in the pelvis is always a red flag and should be checked out by a doctor if it is severe or if it lasts longer than a week. It could be a l ovarian cyst, endometriosis, diverticulosis, pelvic adhesions, a degenerating fibroid, or even a cancer. Your doctor will need to know more details, and will need to do an exam and an ultrasound to pin down the diagnosis. ...Read more

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What would cause pelvic pain right after sex?

What would cause pelvic pain right after sex?

Not normal: Occasional pain with intercourse is common.
Persistent pain during or after intercourse is not normal and a pelvic ultrasound, gynecologic exam and perhaps a laparoscopy. ...Read more

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What can cause intense pelvic cramping after sex? Lasts about 20 minutes, no relation to cycle?

What can cause intense pelvic cramping after sex? Lasts about 20 minutes, no relation to cycle?

Many things: Semen contains a chemical inflammatory hormone called prostaglandin. This makes some women cramp after intercourse. You can decrease the cramping by taking Ibuprofen (a prostaglandin inhibitor) prior to intercourse.

There are many other things can cause this type of cramping. An infection, endometriosis, pelvic floor prolapse... to name a few. If it is persistent, see your Ob/Gyn. ...Read more

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My boyfriend says that my discharge itches his pelvic area or pubic area after sex. What should I do?

My boyfriend says that my discharge itches his pelvic area or pubic area after sex. What should I do?

Moniliasis: All depend upon of the type of discharge you are having. Some discharges are due to moniliasis a discharge due to fungus overgrowth and produce itching sensation. The only way to find out what kind you have is to take a culture of your discharge and send to the lab, this can be done by your pcp. They are several over the counter medications to treat moniliasis. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a female to have pelvis pain after sex for short period of time? Only happened once.

Is it normal for a female to have pelvis pain after sex for short period of time? Only happened once.

Likely normal: If this happened only one time, and resolved on its own, it is likely benign and not likely to be anything of significant concern. If you have persistent pain after sex, problems with urination after sex, or any issues that are persistent, you should get evaluated by your gynecologist. ...Read more

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What could cause intense pelvic cramping and pain in lower back and thighs after sex? Lasts about 20 minutes, no relation to cycle or contraception?

What could cause intense pelvic cramping and pain in lower back and thighs after sex? Lasts about 20 minutes, no relation to cycle or contraception?

Contractions: This can be due to intense uterine contractions with intercourse. If it is different now you might have an inflammatory process (? infection) in the lining of the uterus. However, if this happens only sporadically it should be nothing to worry about. The uterus always contracts with sex, sometimes more intensely. Allergies to sperm/semen would give you longer lasting symptoms. ...Read more

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I recently have a horrible pain in my lower right pelvic are especially after sex today I couldn't pee or walk I have thick white discharge w/ no smel?

See your gyne: Many possibilities. With the symptoms you have you really need to see your gyne or primary care doctor. Horrible abdominal pain with difficulty urinating requires medical attention today. ...Read more

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During and after sex I get crampy pain in lower pelvis - been going on since I was 40. I'm 45... Seems to be a lil worse now? Had ultrasounds- normal

During and after sex I get crampy pain in lower pelvis - been going on since I was 40. I'm 45... Seems to be a lil worse now? Had ultrasounds- normal

Uterine pain: Even though your us is normal doesn't mean that you can't have pain with intercourse. Normally, I find that women are having uterine pain during intercourse. Your gyn should be able to isolate the area of pain and give you guidance. ...Read more

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After sex, my pelvis area feels like its burning sometimes it hurts to pee sometimes faint blood is there. What does this mean?

After sex, my pelvis area feels like its burning sometimes it hurts to pee sometimes faint blood is there. What does this mean?

See below: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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My pelvic floor pt said to always pee after having sex. I tried going after sex but I couldn't no matter how hard I tried. Is that bad? 17 y/o girl.

Not necessarily: Emptying your bladder after sex is a good way to reduce your risk of urinary tract infections related to the friction around the pea hole. If you can't go, there might not be much there to empty and I wouldn't worry about it. If you have some pelvic floor issues, practicing emptying on demand at other times may help retrain the muscles involved. ...Read more

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A week after sex, had sharp pains in pelvic region and lower back. Doc said ovarian cyst. Could it have been a miscarriage? How young can u be to have 1?

A week after sex, had sharp pains in pelvic region and lower back. Doc said ovarian cyst. Could it have been a miscarriage? How young can u be to have 1?

There is no: Particular cut off age for a female to have a miscarriage. Wouldn't anticipate this much severe pain for a miscarriage of a very early pregnancy. Take care. ...Read more

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Had sex on pelvic rest. Had small SCH but have not spotted/bled for a week since I last saw doc. Can the sex lead to miscarriage? No bleed after sex

Had sex on pelvic rest. Had small SCH but have not spotted/bled for a week since I last saw doc. Can the sex lead to miscarriage? No bleed after sex

Possibly: I typically have my patients wait 2 weeks after any bleeding resolves before resuming intercourse. There isn't a lot of science telling us the appropriate length of time. The concern is that the strain of intercourse or the contractions brought on by orgasm can re-tear the blood clots that have repaired at the site of bleeding (SCH). ...Read more

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Last 2 nights after sex have increased pelvic pain 4 30min I have multi ovarian cyst, no stds or other symptoms. Could I have ruptured a small cyst?

Last 2 nights after sex have increased pelvic pain 4 30min I have multi ovarian cyst, no stds or other symptoms. Could I have ruptured a small cyst?

Pain/Pregnancy: 31 yo woman at 38 weeks of gestation past medical history significant for ovarian cysts c/o pain after sex of 2 nights duration. Please consult your treating OB physician if you are indeed 38 weeks pregnant you need to be evaluated asap. Good luck. ...Read more

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36yo mwf. Lower pelvic pain, worse after sex. Very heavy periods, large clots. Go thru overnight pads in 1/2 hour for a full day. Tubes tied. No insur?

36yo mwf. Lower pelvic pain, worse after sex. Very heavy periods, large clots. Go thru overnight pads in 1/2 hour for a full day. Tubes tied. No insur?

Need Dr: You need to have a pelvic exam, & probably meds, possibly surgery if the meds don't work. If you go to http://findahealthcenter. Hrsa. Gov/search_hcc. Aspx, you can find a community health center near you- they can help, and have a sliding fee system so you can afford care. ...Read more

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Postcoital bleeding every single time, pelvic, papsmear and STD tests are all clean, what is the cause am only 18?

Postcoital bleeding every single time, pelvic, papsmear and STD tests are all clean, what is the cause am only 18?

What is the story?: Apparently, you're asking question for girlfriend, am I right? After ruling out STD-related causes, one has to seriously look into any causes directly related with sexual intercourse including taking look into genital tract if there's any area prone to be bled. If identifiable, behavioral modification including potential use of sex-enhancing dildo or cream and Rx for offending area are needed. ...Read more

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Vaginal ultrasound showed endometrial lining 14mm thick & I still had 15 days till period due. Suffering from lower pelvic pain& post-coital bleeding?

Vaginal ultrasound showed endometrial lining 14mm thick & I still had 15 days till period due. Suffering from lower pelvic pain& post-coital bleeding?

More info: Any post coital bleeding warrants an exam of the cervix and make sure pap up to date as wouldn't want to miss precancer of cervix as cause. Lining is perfectly normal for your # day in cycle. Possibly adenomyosis or endometriosis as cause of pain and bleeding? Talk to md about these & other possibilities! ...Read more

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Postcoital bleeding everytime for over a yr, STD test, pelvic exam and papsmear all gd, what could be the cause because am only 18, am worried?

Postcoital bleeding everytime for over a yr, STD test, pelvic exam and papsmear all gd, what could be the cause because am only 18, am worried?

Need exam: It would be necessary to perform a pelvic exam in order to have any chance to make a definitive diagnosis for your post-coital bleeding. It is not uncommon to have that happen on rare occasion- but if it is happening every time you have sex then there is likely some explanation that may very well be remedial to treatment. ...Read more

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Postcoital bleeding for 2 yrs. Std tests, all clear, pelvic exam, all normal papsmear, no abnormal cells, only got bv. What is the cause of my bleedin?

Postcoital bleeding for 2 yrs. Std tests, all clear, pelvic exam, all normal papsmear, no abnormal cells, only got bv. What is the cause of my bleedin?

Trauma: The bleeding after sexual intercourse may be from bruising of your cervix. Use extra water-based lubrication. Some sexual positions will permit the penis to enter into the deeper parts of your vagina and your cervix. Some teenagers are more sensitive where the cervix begins than women in their 30s. the bacterial vaginosis or bv can be from irritation Of walls of vagina during intercourse. ...Read more

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Postcoital bleeding most times wen dry for over a yr, no std, pap smear and pelvic exam are normal, what could be the cause, becoming a bother :/?

Postcoital bleeding most times wen dry for over a yr, no std, pap smear and pelvic exam are normal, what could be the cause, becoming a bother :/?

Lubricant: If you have had a negative pelvic exam this may simply be due to trauma to the mucosal wall of the vagina because of lack of lubrication. There are numerous OTC products available. Check Amazon, CVS, etc. Also, Cosmopolitan magazine has had articles about this. Good luck and I hope this helps. ...Read more

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Bright white spot on a pelvic ultrasound is? History of CSA, exposure to HPV 15y ago, relatives w cancer, urine retention no uti, post coital bleeding

Bright white spot on a pelvic ultrasound is? History of CSA, exposure to HPV 15y ago, relatives w cancer, urine retention no uti, post coital bleeding

Ultrasound results: That sounds inconclusive at this point. More information would be needed. Follow up with your physician for the results and a final course of action. ...Read more

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Postcoital bleeding over a yr and becoming more frequent, pelvic exam, STD tests, and pap smear all normal, only have bacterial vaginosis, wats wrong?

Postcoital bleeding over a yr and becoming more frequent, pelvic exam, STD tests, and pap smear all normal, only have bacterial vaginosis, wats wrong?

Cervicitis?: Spotting after sex often means inflammation of the cervix (cervicitis) or cervical ectopy, a common condition on birth control pills or other hormone contraception. It can be gonorrhea or chlamydia, but these would show up on standard STD tests. Sometimes a uterine problem. Keep working with your doctor; it should be possible to find an explanation and perhaps treatment, e.g. cervical cautery. ...Read more

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Y is my bv causing postcoital bleeding from my cervix and abnormal periods (minor)my pelvic exam declared no swellings, I have no std, wat is the cause?

Y is my bv causing postcoital bleeding from my cervix and abnormal periods (minor)my pelvic exam declared no swellings, I have no std, wat is the cause?

BV: Bacterial vaginosis doesn't often cause bleeding but anything that makes the cervix raw can cause bleeding after sex.That includes infections, abnormal cervical cells, and chemical irritants.Irregular periods can also be due to systemic things like meds including contraceptives, stress, exercise, diet, changes in schedule, thyroid disease, diabetes/insulin resistance, and pituitary or adrenal problems. ...Read more

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Sometimes I feel pain after sex. What is wrong with me?

Dysparunea: There are a few things that can cause this from prolapse, to vaginal dryness to infection. It's probably time to see a gynecologist and rule out a few things. He/she will likely need more details to figure out the issue for you. ...Read more