Health knowledge made personal
Join this community!
› Share page:

What causes pain during sex?

Posted by kpritt84

Answers (1)
Sort by: Newest first | Oldest first

Hi there,

You don't say how old you are, so this is a tough question to answer. If you are 40+ however, one of the causes of pain during sex can be that your vaginal tissues are dry and/or are thinning simply because your hormone level is decreasing. If you are under 40, it's possible that you have endometriosis. This condition can leave scar tissue and sometimes this can cause some pain.

 Why don't you go to a gynecologist and get a professional opinion. There are many possible reasons, some of which can be very very ovarian cysts, tumors, etc. 

NOTICE: The information provided on this site is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your physician or other qualified health provider because of something you have read on Wellsphere. If you have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.
Post an answer
Write a comment: