It's hardly news that women's bodies are something of an enigma, even in the modern age – and that's something that can have real and potentially fatal health ramifications. You'd hope, therefore, that medical professionals might be a bit more clued-up than the general population when it comes to female physiology. But as one Reddit poster on the r/badwomensanatomy subreddit explained, sometimes even doctors can be shockingly ignorant about how 50 percent of the world lives.
Other Redditors in the group have shared some of the terrible – and in some cases very NSFW – advice out there.
And remember, folks, when it comes to genitalia, normal can be different for everyone.
I mean, some of them just sound painful.
But, there's no shame in not knowing something – as long as you try to learn from it. After all, some of the brightest minds in the country have been caught out before.