Septate Hymen | Symptoms & Causes

What are the symptoms of septate hymen?

Th symptoms of a septate hymen can include:

  • trouble inserting or removing a tampon
  • pain or bleeding during sexual intercourse when the hymen tears.

What causes a septate hymen?

A septate hymen forms during embryological development when the tubes that eventually become a vagina don't fuse together properly.