labia minora

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the two inner folds of the vulva

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org/cosmetic-procedures/vaginal-rejuvenation/labiaplasty) reduce the size of the labia minora  to decrease sensitivity from twisting and tugging.
Whatever the complications, surgical treatment should comply with one fundamental principle: it must be adapted to the area where the patient lives, hence responding to the patients' main concern that is to recover the anatomy they are accustomed to (restoration of the labia minora without clitoroplasty).
During each 3-hour operation the testicles are removed, the glans penis becomes the clitoris, the scrotum becomes the labia majora, the urethra becomes the labia minora mucosa, the scrotum/penile skin becomes the vagina, and the Cowper's glands and prostate are retained.
One sought-after look, incidentally, is called--wait for it--the Barbie: a clamshell-type effect, meaning the outer labia appears fused, with no visible labia minora.
She had a normal vaginal opening and labia majora, but no labia minora were present.
Physical examination revealed absence of vagina, although labia minora and majora were adequately developed.
28) The FGM Act states that "[a] person is guilty of an offence if he excises, infibulates or otherwise mutilates the whole or any part of a girl's labia majora, labia minora or clitoris.
After 3 months of using an OCP containing 30 [micro]g EE and 3 mg drospirenone, the labia minora thickness and the vaginal introitus area significantly decreased in comparison with the baseline values.
On examination, she exhibits small, smooth labia minora and experiences pain when a cotton swab is pressed against the vestibule.
Comercio entre la cresta del gallo y los labia minora ?
All 15 girls sitting opposite the boys at Sheik Nuur Primary school have undergone suna -- the removal of the clitoris and the labia minora.
Requests for labiaplasty (reducing and making the labia minora symmetrical) has become the most widely performed female genital cosmetic procedure covered by the NHS over the past decade, increasing five-fold between 2001 and 2010.
The plumpness of the labia minora can be affected, too, making them appear longer and flatter, adds cosmetic surgeon Anthony Erian of The London Centre Of Aesthetic Surgery, who performs labiaplasty on women who, er, find themselves in a flap about their genital geometry.
2) Previously thought to represent ectopic breast tissue, anogenital mammary-like glands are now regarded as normal structures at the anogenital site and are typically found in the sulcus between the labia minora and majora.