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I have a small cut between my vagina and anus, its pretty

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I have a small cut between my vagina and anus, it's pretty much right underneath my vagina. Every once and a while when I have sex with my boyfriend the cut opens up and it bleeds lightly, and burns
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  BoardCertMD replied 5 years ago.
Hello,

Thank you for your question.

This most likely represents a fissure which is a small crack in the skin such as you might get on the edge of your lips. I would suggest getting over-the-counter cortisone ointment 1% and apply it to the area and that should allow it to heal.

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