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I experience discomfort in the area between my vagina and anus while having sex..the part is sore during and after intercourse

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?

I had intercourse last night and i only feel discomforted sometimes during intercourse

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Hmm, not anything that i can particularly think of.

Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: OB GYN
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OB GYN Doctor: Dr Anil Kumar, Doctor replied 1 year ago
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Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you. I am a board certified consultant with over 30 years of experience.
Please provide more information regarding your question so I can help you in detail.

What is your age?

Any bleeding after sex?

Any redness,bump on affected area?

Since how long have you been suffering from?

Are you taking any medications?

Vaginal dryness?

Vaginal discharge?

Itching?

Any other medical history?

Thanks.
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I am 20 years old.
And there hasn't been any bleeding after sex. There is no bump on the affected area and i do not see any redness. I feel discomforted since last night during and after intercourse. I am currently not on medication. This happened only after intercourse, the area seems to have been pressurised after intercourse. there is no vaginal dryness or discharge. it only feels sore and somewhat painful when i touch it. There is no itching either.
OB GYN Doctor: Dr Anil Kumar, Doctor replied 1 year ago

Sorry for late reply and inconvenience.

Please allow me just few minutes.
I'll reply you back soon.
Thanks for your cooperation and patience.

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OB GYN Doctor: Dr Anil Kumar, Doctor replied 1 year ago

I understand your concern.

Well as you describe,it sounds Vaginismus and it is uncontrolled spasm of the perineal muscle which causes pain during and after sex.

Whatever it might be the treatment is regular dilatation by dilator with lubricant.

You should do warm water sitz bath with betadine solution twice a day.

Also take OTC Motrin.

You should do pelvic floor exercises.

Also long fore play may lubricate your vagina or you can use a jelly during sex.

You should hydrate yourself with plenty of fluids.

If pain is persistent then see your gynecologist for pelvic examination.

Sometimes small tears can cause pain.

Let me know if you have any further query so we can discuss it thoroughly in every aspect.
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
could the discomfort also be because i did not use any lube? It hurt only when the penis entered in a certain position, otherwise it was okay. I feel worried can you please tell me in detail about this condition.
OB GYN Doctor: Dr Anil Kumar, Doctor replied 1 year ago

Sorry for late reply and inconvenience.

Use a Water-soluble lubricants. Silicone-based lubricants last longer and tend to be more slippery than water-soluble lubricants. Do not use petroleum jelly, baby
oil, or mineral oil.

Make time for sex. Set aside a time when neither you nor your partner is tired or anxious.
Tell your partner where and when you feel pain, as well as what activities you find pleasurable.
Try sexual activities that do not cause pain. If intercourse is painful, you and your partner may want to focus mutual masturbation
Try nonsexual, but sensual, activities like massage.
Empty your bladder, take a warm bath, or take an over-the-counter pain reliever before intercourse.

Try position with minimal penetration occurs when a receiving woman lies on her back with her legs extended flat on the bed and close together while her partner's legs straddle hers.

Do pelvic floor exercises.

I wish for your good health.
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Kind Regards
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