Can hemorrhoids irritate your vagina, too?

Asked: Can hemorrhoids irritate your vagina, too?

First off, I'm 22. I've had hemorrhoids for a little bit, and I tend to deal with them on and off as I do have IBS. I've had the pretty typical symptoms of itchiness, slight soreness, etc., and now that seems to be impacting my vagina a little bit. I am obviously aware that the reproductive and digestive systems are not related, but I was just wondering if the hemorrhoids could cause my vagina to feel slightly uncomfortable too. For example, last night my boyfriend fingered me (sorry for TMI), and today I'm a little sore and uncomfortable. I also notice that I'm somewhat uncomfortable if I have to wear tampons (though usually it's the worst if the tampons aren't fully saturated and are therefore still somewhat dry).

Hemorrhoids Savior 468x60 Can hemorrhoids irritate your vagina, too?

I just had an appointment with my OB/GYN in late August and everything was fine then, so I don't believe there's anything more sinister going on here. I also had a normal checkup with my PCP later that same week. I've had a yeast infection before, and this doesn't feel like that because my vagina is not itchy, it's definitely more towards the anal area. I just happen to be slightly uncomfortable during sexual activities or inserting a tampon (or sometimes wearing underwear/friction from jeans). Could this just be from the hemorrhoids? I'd call my doctor, but I'm actually having ankle surgery on Monday and I won't be able to leave the house for at least a few weeks.

Thanks for the help!

Answers:

Be The First To Answer This Question…

Got a better answer? Share it below!

Incoming search terms:

  • can hemorrhoids cause vulvar itching
  • can hemorrhoids cause vaginal itching
  • can hemorrhoids affect your vagina
  • do hemorrhoids affect the vagina
  • can hemorrhoids cause vagina pain
  • Can piles affect your vigina
  • Can hemorrhoids cause vaginal swelling
  • hemorrhoids and vaginal pain
  • Do hemorrhoids make your vagina itch
  • can hemorrhoids affect the vagina

Related posts:

  1. Dime size round ball protuding from the vagina…HELP!!?
  2. why is my vagina itchy?
  3. So uh, does this sound like a normal vagina to you? (entrance looks deformed)?
  4. Itchy space around vagina, please tell me what is this?! I am worried…?
  5. slight shooting pains in butt and vagina ?