Fibroids and Sex Life

Sex and fibroids: everything you need to know

0 While heavy menstrual bleeding is the symptom most mentioned when discussing uterine fibroids, the list of symptoms unfortunately doesn’t end there. Far from it, in fact. Included on that list is pain during sexual intercourse. In fact, one study found that 23.5% of women with fibroids report pain during sex, as opposed to 9.1% …

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Is sex a pain? It might be the fault of uterine fibroids

0 Uterine fibroids don’t just impact you as an individual; they can also impact your intimate relationships. Physical Pain The technical term for pain during sex is “dyspareunia.” There are two types of dyspareunia: superficial and deep. Superficial dyspareunia is pain at the lips, opening or lower part of the vagina. Pain is immediate, and …

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