Vaginal Self-Examination (VSE)
How To Prepare
To do a vaginal self-examination, you will need:
- A small flashlight or good lighting in the room.
- A handheld mirror with a long handle.
Choose a time when you are not having a menstrual period. Do not use vaginal creams or douches before doing the examination.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: Reference January 28, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Femi Olatunbosun, MB, FRCSC - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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