Pain During Intercourse Topic Guide
Painful Intercourse (Sex):
Painful intercourse or sex (dyspareunia) is pain or discomfort in a woman's labial, vaginal, or pelvic areas during or after sexual intercourse. Pain during sex can be caused by
The pain may be upon entry to the vagina; deep or cramping pain, and muscle spasms or tightness. Treatment for pain during intercourse is directed at the cause.
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Foreign Body, Vagina Foreign objects in the vagina can include objects designed to use in a woman's vagina (for example, tampons, medications, vaginal suppositories) and objects not designed to insert into the vagina. Common symptoms of a foreign object in the vagina include:
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