Having vulvar granuloma fissuratum (VGF) can be a difficult and isolating experience. Painful intercourse, burning sensations, and physical erosion on the vulva can make it difficult to do daily activities easily.
What is vulvar granuloma fissuratum (recurrent tearing of the vulva)?
Vulvar granuloma fissuratum (VGF) is a chronic condition characterized by recurring tearing of the vulva. The primary symptoms of VGF are:
- Pain during sex
- Burning or itching sensation on the affected area
- Physical erosion or scarring on the vulva
- Discomfort while urinating or during other activities that put pressure on the affected area