But what if you experience pain and discomfort when you try to? Sex is painful and I itch badly afterwards. This pain may be sharp or dull, may spread down the thighs, and can last for the duration of penetration or continue for up to hours after penetration. There should not be pain so there is something causing it. If they are blocked an egg may not be able to pass through and fertility will be affected.
Likewise, problems with the bladder or urinary system can also cause pain after sex.
Pain During Sex
Additional information. Endometriosis is the growth of tissue similar to that which grows in the uterus in places outside of the uterus. Why does sex hurt?