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I bled during sex recently. I noticed there is a tear at the opening of my vagina & there's a painless purple spot inside my vagina. What could it be

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Dr. Morton Levitt
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In brief: Vaginal Cuts

This article describes some of the features of what you describe: http://www.
Everydayhealth.Com/sexual-health/avoiding-vaginal-cuts.Aspx. Uncomfortable as they are, most vaginal cuts will heal, especially w/ good lubrication. The purple spot is probably an area of bleeding from a small blood vessel. Check w/ your gynecologist and agree on the best plan for you for healing/ avoiding future tears.

In brief: Vaginal Cuts

This article describes some of the features of what you describe: http://www.
Everydayhealth.Com/sexual-health/avoiding-vaginal-cuts.Aspx. Uncomfortable as they are, most vaginal cuts will heal, especially w/ good lubrication. The purple spot is probably an area of bleeding from a small blood vessel. Check w/ your gynecologist and agree on the best plan for you for healing/ avoiding future tears.
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