Your doctor or specialist will be able to advise you on this. If you have an allergy to semen, you should not get any symptoms when you use a condom.
Structural problems Structural problems causing blockage or pain may require surgery. Thrush may be passed on through sexual contact or it may develop for other reasons e. What men and their partners should know.
Treatment may involve lifestyle changes e. It is important to make sure that they are qualified and are registered with an appropriate professional body.
Sex therapy is considered highly effective in addressing the main causes and contributing factors of sexual difficulties. Find a sexual health clinic near you.
If your doctor is not confident in diagnosing or treating you, or they think you require more tests, they may refer you to a gynaecologist or other specialist at your local hospital. Symptoms may include abdominal pain and spasms often relived by going to the toilet , sharp pain in the back passage, diarrhoea or constipation, swelling of the abdomen, rumbling noises and wind. If the problem is internal, you may need steroid suppositories inserted into the vagina.