NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
In addition to thinning of my labia, I am experiencing some splitting of the actual clitoris. I am 52 and pre-menopausal. Has this ever happened to anyone else? Obviously it has taken some time to reach this point and I have had no pain until recently. Intercourse had never been painful but now there is some pain. Needless to say, I got out my magnifying mirror and investigated. What a surprise! Can you help?
The situation you are describing requires an examination to make a diagnosis. Please see your gynecologist for diagnosis and treatment so it will not get worse.
Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati