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Symptoms of disease - pain in the clitoris

The clitoris is the female external genital organ, similar to the male penis, but different by small size.

The function of the clitoris consists in the concentration and accumulation of the sexual sensations women. Stimulation of the clitoris (penis, analog erection of the penis men) is the main sign of women's sexual arousal. While erection of penis occurs almost instantly, penis clitoris is carried out only after 1-2 minutes after the expiry of the stimulus.

Where is the clitoris?

The clitoris is located in the upper end of the small lips of pudendum, he's small and a big part of it is hidden beneath the folds of the skin. Only the head of the clitoris is above the surface.

If you can't find the clitoris on a woman's body, can try to find by fingers. To touch the clitoris like a little soft papilla or a small bump the size of a grain of rice. As a rule, when a woman is excited, her clitoris becomes dense and clearly.

The appearance of the clitoris and its value are individual and vary greatly. However, in the clitoris, whatever it was, distinguish the foot of the clitoris and the head, which ends foot.
The length of the clitoris in most cases is 4.5 mm; diameter from 2.3 up to 12 mm.

The head of the clitoris is one of the most sensitive parts of the female body, it is rich in blood vessels and a great number of nerve endings. The head is covered with a skin fold, called the foreskin or clitoral hood. In a quiet position head or not visible at all, or see only a small part of it.

When sexual excitation occurs penis clitoris, the clitoris swells and grows in size. With the direct stimulation of the clitoris is increased more, than from the effects of other sexual stimuli (for example, with the stimulation of the breast of a woman, or from sexual fantasies). Before the orgasm, the clitoris is reduced by half. This is an indicator of the degree of sexual tension. It is interesting that during orgasm is not observed any characteristic reaction of the clitoris. After 10-15 seconds after orgasm, the clitoris returns to normal size.

Depending on the location of the genital organs partners in intercourse, direct contact of the clitoris with a man's penis is virtually ruled out. However, if intercourse is secondary stimulation of the clitoris by stretching of the small lips of pudendum penis, and they stimulate the clitoris. Thus, the active movement of penis when coitus have a material stimulation of the clitoris during any sex positions.



Which diseases there is pain in the clitoris

Causes of pain in the clitoris:

1. Pain in the clitoris is observed in diseases, sexually transmitted infections such as thrush (candidal vulvovaginitis), genital herpes.

2. Pain in the clitoris may be after the childbirth. It, as a rule, passes through several weeks without treatment.

3. If not properly cunnilingus technique, because the clitoris is very delicate and sensitive organ, it is much more nerve endings than the head of the penis, and even language can cause the partner pain.

4. Injury of the clitoris (scratches, irritation from the actions of the hands or mouth) can also lead to pain in clitoris. The injury may be. For example, too much pressure when the weasel (excessive stimulation of the clitoris) can lead to subcutaneous hemorrhage in the field of clitoris. Often leads to swelling and education hematomas, hence the pain.

5. At non-observance of personal hygiene.

6. The clitoris is often covered by the foreskin, which is very easy to shifts in the employment of sex. If the skin is long, it is difficult destruction of the accumulated smegma (highlight) around the clitoris. As a result, the redness, itching, irritation, and pain in clitoris. Such women do the circumcision of the flesh as men.

7. Zone of the head of the clitoris may also cause discomfort and pain. The clitoris is like under the hood. Sometimes there accumulates smegma, and when during the time of sexual intercourse the hood open, then there is pain in clitoris. In this case you need to gently and carefully rinsed with water Clit and his hood.



Which doctor should I contact if there is a pain in the clitoris

  • Gynaecologist


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