Cherry pop yesterday, is pain normal or i have a infection?

Patient

Q: Hi, yesterday my cherry popped and it didn't hurt but there was blood. Ever since then i can't pee cuz it hurts so much and there is blood coming out of my pee hole, is this a urinary tract infection or is it normal to have excruciating pains after this?

Symptoms:  Painful when peeing and blood coming out of pee hole
Doctor

A:   Hello,
Eventually after the first intercourse it is common to see blood as it occurs due to breakage of hymen and also the once taut vaginal muscles are made to relax and there are chances of multiple vaginal abrasions around the hymenal area and internally which may burn on urination. But these are common symptoms after any intercourse. The burning and pain usually subside in few days . You need to drink a lot of water to flush out any infection if at all it occurred as it is common again on first intercourse as the self mucosa is met by the other and there are chances of transfer of infection as well.
If your symptoms don't subside in 48 hrs then you may visit your physician for a urine culture to rule out any infection and any antibiotic course if required.
I hope i have answered your query in detail,
wishing you good health,
regards

Related Q&A

Q: For a while It constantly felt like I had to urinate but I never really had to, and it was painful to do so. When thi...

Q: I have urinary problems now for a few weeks (frequency, urgency, can't seem to empty bladder, and slight burning). I...

Q: Hello, I had protected sex about a week ago, and now I currently have slight redness/irritation at the tip of my p...

Q: Sir few drops of blood came after i urinate this happen from 15years every year some times now i am 37 years three mo...

Q: I have had UTI for over 7 months now I'm a 20 year old girl, I've just started engaging in sexual activity. I've take...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews