Vulvar, vaginal and perineal injuries

Injuries to the vagina, vulva and perineum vary in their severity and the impact the damage has on the pelvic structures. Injuries range from straddle injury to urethral damage to deep pelvic trauma.

Hymen injuries in children

Hymenal injuries in children typically heal very quickly, often without scarring. If your child has a torn hymen, it's important to know why and have her examined to ensure there is no internal injury.

The physical effects of sexual abuse in children

Navigating child sexual abuse as a parent or caregiver.

Vaginal abrasions and fissures in children

How to deal with a vaginal fissure in a child.