Women's Health Community
Tear on labia
About This Community:

A community for people with Women's Health-related concerns. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences: medical conditions, general health, and management.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Tear on labia

New to the forum..not sure if this is the right place to post this, but maybe someone has experienced something similar.  4 months ago, I gave birth to a 6lb, 12oz baby.  Recently, I have noticed two small 'tears' or 'punctures' on the inner labia.  They do not hurt or itch, or feel any different than the surrounding skin, although they may be slightly reddened.  I did require some stitches after the birth, and the doctor mentioned that I had some 'skid marks' that he was going to let heal on their own.  The episiotomy site did become infected, but seems to have healed at this point, and the spots I'm questioning are pretty far from that area.  Could this be some kind of scarring or something more serious?  I did test positive for HPV during my pregnancy, but at my 6 week checkup, it was no longer active, and I've never heard of HPV presenting in this manner.  Thanks, in advance, for responses.
Related Discussions
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
5575813_tn?1452484685
Blank
Hollus commented on LONG, but I need inpu...
50 mins ago
790669_tn?1424536298
Blank
Des_a_rae commented on Baby Noah!!
3 hrs ago
5575813_tn?1452484685
Blank
Hollus commented on Baby Noah!!
3 hrs ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
134578_tn?1446090952
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
ipurr2
Tucson, AZ
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
136956_tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
134578_tn?1446090952
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
ipurr2
Tucson, AZ
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
136956_tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time