Hymen ,a thin membrane that surrounds the opening
to the vagina. Hymens can come in different shapes. For some women,
it is important that their hymen be intact while unmarried due to
cultural, religious, social or ethnic reasons. Sexual intercourse
will rupture the hymen, however, it may also be ruptured due to a
cause not related to sexual activity. Tampon use, horseback riding,
and activities requiring extreme flexibility may also be a cause.
For some women, it is important that the hymen is intact prior to marriage, and as a result, hymen restoration has become a popular cosmetic procedure. At hymenoplasty consultation for (also known as hymen restoration or hymen repair surgery), an examination will confirm that the remaining tissues are suitable for repair, and you will receive complete instructions on how to prepare for hymenoplasty and what to expect during and after the surgery.
The technique is called hymenoplasty operation.
Hymenoplasty goal is to restore the hymen as a state before the tear. Usually done for reasons of moral, cultural or social.
Hymenoplasty including minor surgery. In general it can be done in less than an hour, depending on the degree of difficulty. Usually performed under local anesthesia or general anesthesia if necessary and can be done as an outpatient / day-care.
The procedure takes 30 minutes, self-dissolving sutures are used, there is little discomfort following the procedure, and a return to daily activities is possible the following day. As hymenoplasty restores the hymen, patients will most likely experience the same sensation when it was first broken. Please note that it will bleed and some discomfort may also be felt.