The doctor will check for 1) vulva problems like herpes
of thinning of the vulva, 2) vaginal problems like discharge due to yeast
or bv, 3) cervical problems like precancer, cancer
, or chlamydia, 4) uterine problems like fibroids, 5) tube and ovary problems like cancer, cysts or tenderness.
These are only a few of the many things the doctor is looking out for during your exam.