Septate Hymen | Diagnosis & Treatment

How is a septate hymen diagnosed?

Usually, a septate hymen doesn't cause a problem until a girl's teenage years. During an examination, your daughter's gynecologist can confirm that there is a band of extra tissue running down the middle of her hymen.

How is a septate hymen treated?

Doctors will perform a minor surgical procedure to remove the extra tissue obstructing your daughter's vagina.