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slight tear or cut should i just let it heal on it's own?

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During sex with my boyfriend i all of the sudden experienced some pain, when i checked by myself later on it noticed at the bottom of the opening of my vagina there was a slight tear or cut there was also a tiny bit of blood, it burns when i pee, should i just let it heal on it's own? and if so how long should it take to heal? Thanks


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replied February 5th, 2012
Sexual Health - Women Answer A31187
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
Minor cuts/tears can heal within 3-5 days. If the symptoms persist, or of gets worsened, visit your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest. Treatment as appropriate (based on examination findings and investigations results) would be started to help you. Consider being in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Drink plenty of water. Take adequate rest. Maintain healthy diet and lifestyle.
Take care.



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