Tenderness To Touch And Vaginal Bleeding Between Periods

Reviewed on 1/17/2023

Vaginal bleeding between periods can be related to uterine fibroids, hormonal factors, or infections. Vaginal bleeding after menopause is abnormal and should be investigated by a doctor. Infections of the genital tract can cause tenderness to touch or localized pain. If you believe you have signs of an infection or are concerned about these symptoms, seek the advice of a doctor.

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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