advertisement
10 February 2004

Hymen

A thin tissue membrane covering the opening of the vagina. The hymen may be stretched or broken through sex, tampon use, or other situations (e.g. riding a bike).

0
A thin tissue membrane covering the opening of the vagina. The hymen may be stretched or broken through sex, tampon use, or other situations (e.g. riding a bike).
 
NEXT ON HEALTH24X
advertisement

Read Health24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Live healthier

Myths busted! »

Breastfeeding may reduce pain from C-section Breastfeeding and work - how to make it work

9 breastfeeding myths busted

Breastfeeding will help me lose my baby weight, right? Wrong! We bust nine myths about breastfeeding.

Eat right. »

How watching porn can cause erectile dysfunction 7 scientific ways to cure erectile dysfunction

7 foods that could relieve erectile dysfunction

If you experience erectile dysfunction from time to time, you may be able to manage the problem without any medical help.