Constipation, Distended Stomach, Pain With Sexual Intercourse (Female) And Painful Bowel Movements

Reviewed on 7/13/2021

These symptoms can be related to conditions that affect the digestive system including irritable bowel syndrome. Hemorrhoids or anal fissures can also cause painful bowel movements. Pain with sexual intercourse in women may be due to conditions that involve the pelvis or abdomen. Because these symptoms may be related to a variety of conditions, keep a record of your symptoms and speak with your doctor to determine the exact cause.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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