Dyspareunia: Recurrent genital pain occurring during, before, or after SEXUAL INTERCOURSE in either the male or the female.Dysmenorrhea: Painful menstruation.Vaginal Diseases: Pathological processes of the VAGINA.Pelvic Pain: Pain in the pelvic region of genital and non-genital origin and of organic or psychogenic etiology. Frequent causes of pain are distension or contraction of hollow viscera, rapid stretching of the capsule of a solid organ, chemical irritation, tissue ischemia, and neuritis secondary to inflammatory, neoplastic, or fibrotic processes in adjacent organs. (Kase, Weingold & Gershenson: Principles and Practice of Clinical Gynecology, 2d ed, pp479-508)Endometriosis: A condition in which functional endometrial tissue is present outside the UTERUS. It is often confined to the PELVIS involving the OVARY, the ligaments, cul-de-sac, and the uterovesical peritoneum.Lubricants: Compounds that provide LUBRICATION between surfaces in order to reduce FRICTION.Vulvar Diseases: Pathological processes of the VULVA.Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological: Disturbances in sexual desire and the psychophysiologic changes that characterize the sexual response cycle and cause marked distress and interpersonal difficulty. (APA, DSM-IV, 1994)Libido: The psychic drive or energy associated with sexual instinct in the broad sense (pleasure and love-object seeking). It may also connote the psychic energy associated with instincts in general that motivate behavior.Norethindrone: A synthetic progestational hormone with actions similar to those of PROGESTERONE but functioning as a more potent inhibitor of ovulation. It has weak estrogenic and androgenic properties. The hormone has been used in treating amenorrhea, functional uterine bleeding, endometriosis, and for contraception.Sexual Dysfunction, Physiological: Physiological disturbances in normal sexual performance in either the male or the female.Orgasm: The climax of sexual excitement in either humans or animals.Coitus: The sexual union of a male and a female, a term used for human only.Vagina: The genital canal in the female, extending from the UTERUS to the VULVA. (Stedman, 25th ed)Perimenopause: The transitional period before and after MENOPAUSE. Perimenopausal symptoms are associated with irregular MENSTRUAL CYCLE and widely fluctuated hormone levels. They may appear 6 years before menopause and subside 2 to 5 years after menopause.Gynecologic Surgical Procedures: Surgery performed on the female genitalia.Perineum: The body region lying between the genital area and the ANUS on the surface of the trunk, and to the shallow compartment lying deep to this area that is inferior to the PELVIC DIAPHRAGM. The surface area is between the VULVA and the anus in the female, and between the SCROTUM and the anus in the male.Uterine Prolapse: Downward displacement of the UTERUS. It is classified in various degrees: in the first degree the UTERINE CERVIX is within the vaginal orifice; in the second degree the cervix is outside the orifice; in the third degree the entire uterus is outside the orifice.Suburethral Slings: Support structures, made from natural or synthetic materials, that are implanted below the URETHRA to treat URINARY STRESS INCONTINENCE.Rectal Diseases: Pathological developments in the RECTUM region of the large intestine (INTESTINE, LARGE).Narration: The act, process, or an instance of narrating, i.e., telling a story. In the context of MEDICINE or ETHICS, narration includes relating the particular and the personal in the life story of an individual.Laparoscopy: A procedure in which a laparoscope (LAPAROSCOPES) is inserted through a small incision near the navel to examine the abdominal and pelvic organs in the PERITONEAL CAVITY. If appropriate, biopsy or surgery can be performed during laparoscopy.Estrogen Replacement Therapy: The use of hormonal agents with estrogen-like activity in postmenopausal or other estrogen-deficient women to alleviate effects of hormone deficiency, such as vasomotor symptoms, DYSPAREUNIA, and progressive development of OSTEOPOROSIS. This may also include the use of progestational agents in combination therapy.Puerto Rico: An island in the Greater Antilles in the West Indies. Its capital is San Juan. It is a self-governing commonwealth in union with the United States. It was discovered by Columbus in 1493 but no colonization was attempted until 1508. It belonged to Spain until ceded to the United States in 1898. It became a commonwealth with autonomy in internal affairs in 1952. Columbus named the island San Juan for St. John's Day, the Monday he arrived, and the bay Puerto Rico, rich harbor. The island became Puerto Rico officially in 1932. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p987 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p436)Vaginismus: Recurrent or persistent involuntary SPASM of the outer muscles of the VAGINA, occurring during vaginal penetration.Physical Examination: Systematic and thorough inspection of the patient for physical signs of disease or abnormality.Vulvodynia: Complex pain syndrome with unknown etiology, characterized by constant or intermittent generalized vulva pain (Generalized vulvodynia) or localized burning sensations in the VESTIBULE area when pressure is applied (Vestibulodynia, or Vulvar Vestibulitis Syndrome). Typically, vulvar tissue with vulvodynia appears normal without infection or skin disease. Vulvodynia impacts negatively on a woman's quality of life as it interferes with sexual and daily activities.Lubrication: The application of LUBRICANTS to diminish FRICTION between two surfaces.Conflict (Psychology): The internal individual struggle resulting from incompatible or opposing needs, drives, or external and internal demands. In group interactions, competitive or opposing action of incompatibles: antagonistic state or action (as of divergent ideas, interests, or persons). (from Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)Patient Discharge: The administrative process of discharging the patient, alive or dead, from hospitals or other health facilities.Women's Health: The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A disorder with chronic or recurrent colonic symptoms without a clearcut etiology. This condition is characterized by chronic or recurrent ABDOMINAL PAIN, bloating, MUCUS in FECES, and an erratic disturbance of DEFECATION.Colonic Diseases, Functional: Chronic or recurrent colonic disorders without an identifiable structural or biochemical explanation. The widely recognized IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME falls into this category.Pimpinella: A plant genus in the family APIACEAE (Umbelliferae) that is used in SPICES and is a source of anethole.Pesticide Synergists: Chemicals that, while not possessing inherent pesticidal activity, nonetheless promote or enhance the effectiveness of other pesticides when combined.Atrophic Vaginitis: Inflammation of the vagina due to thinning of the vaginal wall and decreased lubrication associated with reduced estrogen levels at MENOPAUSE.Vaginitis: Inflammation of the vagina characterized by pain and a purulent discharge.Aromatase Inhibitors: Compounds that inhibit AROMATASE in order to reduce production of estrogenic steroid hormones.Estrogens: Compounds that interact with ESTROGEN RECEPTORS in target tissues to bring about the effects similar to those of ESTRADIOL. Estrogens stimulate the female reproductive organs, and the development of secondary female SEX CHARACTERISTICS. Estrogenic chemicals include natural, synthetic, steroidal, or non-steroidal compounds.Aromatase: An enzyme that catalyzes the desaturation (aromatization) of the ring A of C19 androgens and converts them to C18 estrogens. In this process, the 19-methyl is removed. This enzyme is membrane-bound, located in the endoplasmic reticulum of estrogen-producing cells of ovaries, placenta, testes, adipose, and brain tissues. Aromatase is encoded by the CYP19 gene, and functions in complex with NADPH-FERRIHEMOPROTEIN REDUCTASE in the cytochrome P-450 system.Gender Identity: A person's concept of self as being male and masculine or female and feminine, or ambivalent, based in part on physical characteristics, parental responses, and psychological and social pressures. It is the internal experience of gender role.Transsexualism: Severe gender dysphoria, coupled with a persistent desire for the physical characteristics and social roles that connote the opposite biological sex. (APA, DSM-IV, 1994)Sexual and Gender Disorders: Mental disorders related to sexual dysfunction, paraphilias, and gender identity disorders.Transvestism: Disorder characterized by recurrent, intense sexually arousing fantasies, sexual urges, or behaviors involving cross-dressing in a heterosexual male. The fantasies, urges, or behaviors cause clinically significant distress or impairment in social, occupational or other areas of functioning. (from APA, DSM-IV, 1994)Multiple Personality Disorder: A dissociative disorder in which the individual adopts two or more distinct personalities. Each personality is a fully integrated and complex unit with memories, behavior patterns and social friendships. Transition from one personality to another is sudden.Transgendered Persons: Persons having a sense of persistent identification with, and expression of, gender-coded behaviors not typically associated with one's anatomical sex at birth, and with or without a desire to undergo SEX REASSIGNMENT PROCEDURES.Child Abuse: Abuse of children in a family, institutional, or other setting. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Obstetrics: A medical-surgical specialty concerned with management and care of women during pregnancy, parturition, and the puerperium.Gynecology: A medical-surgical specialty concerned with the physiology and disorders primarily of the female genital tract, as well as female endocrinology and reproductive physiology.Glutens: Prolamins in the endosperm of SEEDS from the Triticeae tribe which includes species of WHEAT; BARLEY; and RYE.Celiac Disease: A malabsorption syndrome that is precipitated by the ingestion of foods containing GLUTEN, such as wheat, rye, and barley. It is characterized by INFLAMMATION of the SMALL INTESTINE, loss of MICROVILLI structure, failed INTESTINAL ABSORPTION, and MALNUTRITION.Infertility, Female: Diminished or absent ability of a female to achieve conception.Diet, Gluten-Free: A diet which is devoid of GLUTENS from WHEAT; BARLEY; RYE; and other wheat-related varieties. The diet is designed to reduce exposure to those proteins in gluten that trigger INFLAMMATION of the small intestinal mucosa in patients with CELIAC DISEASE.Infertility: Inability to reproduce after a specified period of unprotected intercourse. Reproductive sterility is permanent infertility.Gliadin: Simple protein, one of the prolamines, derived from the gluten of wheat, rye, etc. May be separated into 4 discrete electrophoretic fractions. It is the toxic factor associated with CELIAC DISEASE.Infertility, Male: The inability of the male to effect FERTILIZATION of an OVUM after a specified period of unprotected intercourse. Male sterility is permanent infertility.
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Arizona Daily Star Staff (June 21, 1993). Woman gives birth to "our children" despite mate's '91 death. Arizona Daily Star ... 1975 Dec 1;123(7):734-5. Fordney DS (1978). Dyspareunia and vaginismus. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 1978 Mar;21(1):205-21. Fordney- ... Williams & Wilkins ASIN B000HNXNM2 Carone P (1977). Women in Industry: Medical, Emotional, and Career Problems. SUNY Press ISBN ... Sperm transport from the external cervical os to the Fallopian tubes in women: A time and quantitation study. Fertil Steril. ...
She has also criticized the concepts premenstrual dysphoric disorder and dyspareunia as medicalizing women's bodies. Her book, ...
The Woman who experiences painful sexual intercourse (dyspareunia), or who is afflicted with vaginismus (involuntary ... J Women's Health. 4:669-675. Bornstein, J, et al. (1997) Predicting the outcome of surgical treatment of vulvar vestibulitis. ... 1999) Female Aesthetic Genital Surgery. Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia. Ehrich R, and G. Alter, ... A perineoplasty procedure repairs damage to the perineum and damage to the Vulva that a woman might experience as a result of: ...
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"Acupuncture for Urinary Urgency In Women Over 50: What Is the Evidence?". UROLOGIC NURSING - February 2006 - Volume 26 Number 1 ... in addition to nocturia and dyspareunia. In many cases, however, these symptoms are often exacerbated by the consumption of ...
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Dyspareunia (due to vaginal dryness) appears to be the most responsive component of menopausal women's sexuality to ERT. It ... Dementia risk was 1% in women who started HRT early, and 1.7% in women who didn't, (i.e. women who didn't take HRT seem to have ... Women aged 50 to 59 using HRT showed a trend towards lower risk of coronary heart disease, as did women who were within five ... The Women's Health Initiative recommended that women with non-surgical menopause take the lowest feasible dose of HRT for the ...
Second-degree perineal laceration rates were higher for women covered by private insurance than for women covered by Medicaid. ... Faecal incontinence, faecal urgency, chronic perineal pain and dyspareunia occur in a minority of patients, but may be ... In a woman, an anatomical area known as the perineum separates the opening of the vagina from that of the anus. Each opening is ... A perineal tear is a laceration of the skin and other soft tissue structures which, in women, separate the vagina from the anus ...
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dysuria (pain with urination) and dyspareunia (pain with intercourse) in females About half of infected men have only a single ... Women frequently have four or more ulcers, with fewer symptoms. The initial ulcer may be mistaken as a "hard" chancre, the ...
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... dyspareunia). Early lesions may be completely asymptomatic. The diagnosis is based on tissue examination, e.g. biopsy. The name ... is typically found in younger women and has a better prognosis. A similar lesion, villoglandular adenocarcinoma of the ...
F52.6) Nonorganic dyspareunia. *(F52.7) Excessive sexual drive. *(F52.8) Other sexual dysfunction, not caused by organic ... Female sexual arousal disorder. *Male erectile disorder. *Psychogenic impotence. *(F52.3) Orgasmic dysfunction *Inhibited ...
Learn about the causes of sexual problems in women and how to treat them. Causes may be physical, hormonal, psychological, or ... ClinicalTrials.gov: Dyspareunia (National Institutes of Health) * ClinicalTrials.gov: Female Sexual Dysfunction (National ... Dyspareunia: Painful Sex for Women (American Academy of Family Physicians) Also in Spanish ... Female Sexual Dysfunction (Hormone Health Network) Also in Spanish * Female Sexual Dysfunction (Mayo Foundation for Medical ...
... despite how severely dyspareunia can affect a womans quality of life, said Sheryl Kingsberg, PhD, from MacDonald Womens ... Dyspareunia due to a medical condition is usually better covered, but dyspareunia itself is a medical condition, so this ... Cite this: Too Few Women Treated for Vulvovaginal Atrophy, Dyspareunia - Medscape - Oct 31, 2017. ... "But women should not be expected to be the ones to go to their clinician and say, I have vulvovaginal atrophy, and Id like to ...
It affects approximately 10% to 20% of U.S. women. Dyspareunia can have a significant impact on a womans mental and physical ... Treatment is directed at the underlying cause of dyspareunia. Depending on the diagnosis, pelvic floor physical therapy, ... Common diagnoses include provoked vulvodynia, inadequate lubrication, postpartum dyspareunia, and vaginal atrophy. Vaginismus ... Dyspareunia is recurrent or persistent pain with sexual activity that causes marked distress or interpersonal conflict. ...
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... treatment of Sexual Dysfunction in Women from the Home Version of the Merck Manuals. ... The hymen is a membrane that encircles or, in a very few women, covers the opening of the vagina. When women have sexual ... Also, as women age, the lining of the vagina thins and can become dry because estrogen levels decrease. This condition is ... Pain, including dyspareunia, is greatly affected by emotions. For example, minor discomfort may feel like severe pain after a ...
This pain is usually referred as dyspareunia in medical terms. ... Dyspareunia! Most of you can experience pain during intercourse ... Home Womens Reproductive Health Sexual Health Dyspareunia - Most Disgusting Pain experienced During Sexual Intercourse! ... It has been estimated that almost 60% of all women can experience these episodes of dyspareunia which can occur before, during ... What are the ways which can help you to stay away from dyspareunia?. However, certain causes for this dyspareunia such as ...
A Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Group Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and a Topical Steroid for Women With Dyspareunia. ... A Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Group Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and a Topical Steroid for Women With Dyspareunia. ... Participants were 97 women randomly assigned to 1 of 2 treatment conditions and assessed at pretreatment, posttreatment and 6- ... Findings suggest that GCBT may yield a positive impact on more dimensions of dyspareunia than a topical steroid, and support ...
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Female sexual pain syndromes include painful intercourse, vaginismus, genito-pelvic penetration disorder, dyspareunia, ... female sexual dysfunction Dyspareunia:. From Wikipedia:. "Dyspareunia is painful sexual intercourse due to medical or ... Female Sexual Pain Syndromes. Female sexual pain syndromes causing painful intercourse can occur for a number of reasons. A ... of women undergoing laparoscopic investigation for infertility and up to 82% of women investigated for pelvic pain were found ...
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Globally, dyspareunia has been estimated to affect between 8-21% of women, at some point in their lives. Women who experience ... "Dyspareunia: Painful Sex for Women". McDonald, Ea; Gartland, D; Small, R; Brown, Sj (2015-04-01). "Dyspareunia and childbirth: ... Women undergoing radiation therapy for pelvic malignancy often experience severe dyspareunia due to the atrophy of the vaginal ... Other women feel deeper pain in the vault of the vagina or deep within the pelvis upon deeper penetration. Some women feel pain ...
Dyspareunia is a medical term that is used to describe painful sexual intercourse. The condition can be defined as genital pain ... Although dyspareunia may appear in both women and men, in the latter group it is relatively rare. Conversely, in women this is ... Dyspareunia has also been identified as one of the most common sexual complaints that women spontaneously report to their ... If dyspareunia is broadly defined as episodic pain during sexual intercourse, the percentage of affected women climbs up to 60 ...
Her health history is notable for dysmenorrhea; irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), diarrhea dominant; and dyspareunia since the ... A 30-year-old woman named CL presents to the office as a new patient. ... Dyspareunia for a dozen years in a young woman. March 29, 2020. ... Hyperoxaluria in women with vulvar vestibulitis syndrome. J ... Among symptomatic women, 60% see an average of three HCPs before receiving the correct diagnosis and 40% remain undiagnosed.9 ...
Dyspareunia can affect anyone, but it is more common in women, and up to 20 percent of women in the U.S. may be affected. Here ... Dyspareunia refers to persistent or recurrent pain during sexual intercourse. The causes may be physical or psychological. ... Dyspareunia affects women more than men. The defining symptom of dyspareunia is pain with intercourse that may occur at the ... Women whose dyspareunia does not have a psychological cause may also wish to attend counseling to cope with the emotional ...
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... although it tends to affect women more than men. If you experience recurrent pain during or after sex speak to a healthcare ... Painful sex (medically known as dyspareunia) affects around 30 per cent of women and seven per cent of men. ... If women have larger ovarian cysts, they can be aggravated during sex. These cysts are sometimes even torn open, leaking fluid. ... While pain during sex is quite common for both men and women, irrespective of your gender, you should be able to enjoy a pain- ...
... to sexually explicit film stimuli of women with lifelong vaginismus compared with women with lifelong dyspareunia and women ... Forty-five women (15 vaginismus, 15 dyspareunia, and 15 no pain) viewed two neutral and two erotic film sets, one depicting ... Tuuli M. Kukkonen, Devices and Methods to Measure Female Sexual Arousal, Sexual Medicine Reviews, 2015, 3, 4, 225. Wiley Online ... Tuuli M. Kukkonen, What Is the Best Method of Measuring the Physiology of Female Sexual Arousal?, Current Sexual Health Reports ...
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Most women experience substantial improvement when one or more treatments are used. ... Female Patient. 2005;30:48-54.. 38. Pagano R. Vulvar vestibulitis syndrome: an often unrecognized cause of dyspareunia. Aust N ... Biopsychosocial profile of women with dyspareunia. Obstet Gynecol. 1997;90(4 pt 1):583-9. ... The prognosis for women who receive appropriate treatment is quite good. A follow-up study9 of 104 women seen in two referral ...
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- By following this essential guidelines you not only protect yourself against several sexually transmitted diseases, rather you can also protect yourself from pelvic pain caused due to dyspareunia. (womenhealthzone.com)
- Vincent K, Moore J. Pelvic Pain in Females. (news-medical.net)
- For most patients the implant is effective but 400 Scots women - including campaigners Olive McIlroy and Elaine Holmes - have come forward after having crippling abdominal and pelvic pain, urinary problems, painful intercourse , vaginal scarring and the need for further operations. (thefreedictionary.com)
- For most patients, the implant is effective but a number of women have come forward after experiencing abdominal and pelvic pain, urinary problems, painful intercourse , vaginal scarring and the need for further operations. (thefreedictionary.com)
- Describes a landmark treatment for men and women with pelvic pain, and related symptoms. (worldcat.org)
- Objective To evaluate factors predisposing women to chronic and recurrent pelvic pain. (bmj.com)
- Exposure to risk factors was compared between women with and without pelvic pain. (bmj.com)
- Results There were 122 studies (in 111 articles) of which 63 (in 64 286 women) evaluated 54 risk factors for dysmenorrhoea, 19 (in 18 601 women) evaluated 14 risk factors for dyspareunia, and 40 (in 12 040 women) evaluated 48 factors for non-cyclical pelvic pain. (bmj.com)
- Chronic pelvic pain is a common gynaecological problem with an estimated prevalence of 38 per 1000 in women aged 15-73, a rate comparable with that of asthma (37/1000) and chronic back pain (41/1000). (bmj.com)
- There is wide variation in clinical evaluation of women with chronic pelvic pain. (bmj.com)
- Hormonal causes: Endometriosis and adenomyosis Estrogen deficiency is a particularly common cause of sexual pain complaints related to vaginal atrophy among postmenopausal women and may be a result of similar changes in menstruating women on hormonal birth control. (wikipedia.org)
- With symptoms such as dryness, burning, or itching of the vagina, vulvovaginal atrophy is estimated to affect up to 98% of postmenopausal women, many of whom will fail to report symptoms to their healthcare providers or seek help. (news-medical.net)
- Results from qualitative research of postmenopausal women with vulvar and vaginal atrophy (VVA) show that they recognize the significant physical, emotional and psychological consequences of untreated dyspareunia (painful sex) yet they continue to suffer because of misperceptions about the condition and a general lack of understanding about treatment options. (news-medical.net)
- Newly released patient satisfaction survey results from a study of a novel investigational vaginal estrogen treatment show promise for improving quality of life and satisfaction for postmenopausal women who experience pain during sex and other symptoms associated with vulvar and vaginal atrophy (VVA). (news-medical.net)
- This study will assess the safety and efficacy of a new formulation of vaginal estradiol for the treatment of symptoms of vulvar and vaginal atrophy in postmenopausal women. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Dyspareunia is one of the most common problems of postmenopausal women . (healthline.com)
- The Women's Health Initiative (WHI) estrogen-alone substudy reported increased risks of stroke and deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in postmenopausal women (50 to 79 years of age) during 7.1 years of treatment with daily oral conjugated estrogens (CE) [0.625 mg]-alone, relative to placebo [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS , and Clinical Studies ]. (rxlist.com)
- The WHI Memory Study (WHIMS) estrogen-alone ancillary study of WHI reported an increased risk of developing probable dementia in postmenopausal women 65 years of age or older during 5.2 years of treatment with daily CE (0.625 mg) -alone, relative to placebo. (rxlist.com)
- The WHI estrogen plus progestin substudy reported increased risks of DVT, pulmonary embolism (PE), stroke and myocardial infarction (MI) in postmenopausal women (50 to 79 years of age) during 5.6 years of treatment with daily oral CE (0.625 mg) combined with medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA) [2.5 mg], relative to placebo [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS ), and Clinical Studies ]. (rxlist.com)
- In a single dose crossover study, 20 healthy, estrogenized postmenopausal women received 45 mg or 90 mg progesterone vaginally in Prochieve ® 4% or Prochieve ® 8%, or 45 mg or 90 mg progesterone intramuscularly. (nih.gov)
- The multiple dose pharmacokinetics of Prochieve ® 4% and Prochieve ® 8% administered every other day and Prochieve ® 8% administered daily or twice daily for 12 days were studied in 10 healthy, estrogenized postmenopausal women in two separate studies. (nih.gov)
- Many postmenopausal women experience GSM . (mayoclinic.org)
- It primarily occurs in postmenopausal women. (springer.com)
- IntrarosaTM is intended for the treatment of vulvar and vaginal atrophy in postmenopausal women. (pr.com)
- Pain during sex also known as dyspareunia , is surprisingly quite common in women and a lot of women would have experience sexual pain during sex at some point during their lives. (drtanandpartners.com)
- Painful sex (medically known as dyspareunia) affects around 30 per cent of women and seven per cent of men. (netdoctor.co.uk)
- Some women complain of painful intercourse also known as dyspareunia. (empowher.com)
- Treatment is directed at the underlying cause of dyspareunia. (aafp.org)
- The cause of dyspareunia may also be related to psychological factors, although this is less common. (lahey.org)
- 9 Vulvar Dermatoses as a Cause of Dyspareunia ( Lara J. Burrows, Gail R. Goldstein, Gaby Moawad, Rochele Torgerson ). (wiley.com)
- Vaginal thinning and dryness are the most common cause of dyspareunia. (thedoctorstv.com)
- 14 Interstitial Cystitis and Dyspareunia ( Nadya M. Cinman, Chad Huckabay, Robert M. Moldwin ). (wiley.com)
- In a population-based sample of 3397 women with interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS), more than half reported poor sleep quality, sleep duration of 6 hours or less, or trouble sleeping due to symptoms. (medscape.com)
- Entry dyspareunia is pain with initial or attempted penetration of the vaginal introitus, whereas deep dyspareunia is pain that occurs with deep vaginal penetration. (aafp.org)
- It can also be divided into superficial (or entry) dyspareunia and deep dyspareunia that is more commonly linked to organic pathology. (news-medical.net)
- Deep dyspareunia may result from pelvic muscle hypertonicity or uterine or ovarian disorders (eg, fibroids, chronic pelvic inflammatory disease, endometriosis). (merckmanuals.com)
- For deep dyspareunia, evaluation requires a careful bimanual examination to determine whether cervical motion or uterine or adnexal palpation causes pain and to check for nodules in the cul-de-sac or vaginal fornices. (merckmanuals.com)
- Risk Factors for Dyspareunia After First Childbirth. (nih.gov)
- To investigate risk factors for dyspareunia among primiparous women. (nih.gov)
- In this prospective cohort study, we identified specific risk factors for dyspareunia in primiparous women that can be discussed at the first postpartum visit, including breastfeeding, perineal pain, fatigue, and stress. (nih.gov)
- Dysmenorrhea is the medical term for pain that women have before or during menses (known as their period). (familydoctor.org)
- Dysmenorrhea is a distressing menstrual disorder in females characterized by cramping and spasmodic pain that occurs regularly just before or during menstruation. (glutenfreeworks.com)
- Vulvodynia means "vulvar pain" or pain of the external female genital region . (feminapt.com)
- When there are no visible findings on vulvar exam that would suggest a cause for superficial dyspareunia, a cotton-swab test may be performed. (wikipedia.org)
- For superficial dyspareunia, evaluation focuses on inspecting all the vulvar skin, including the creases between the labia minora and majora (eg, for fissures typical of chronic candidiasis), and the clitoral hood, urethral meatus, hymen, and openings of major vestibular gland ducts (for atrophy, signs of inflammation, and abnormal skin lesions requiring biopsy. (merckmanuals.com)
- Guidelines for the follow-up of women with vulvar lichen sclerosus in specialist clinics. (springer.com)
- Female orgasmic disorder is defined as the delay or absence of orgasm after normal arousal. (medindia.net)
- In women, there's anorgasmia, which is a lack of ability to have an orgasm. (empowher.com)
- Women may take a variable length of time to reach orgasm which makes the likelihood of simultaneous orgasm a rare event. (prezi.com)
- Female sexual problems include painful sex, difficulty reaching orgasm, and a lack of sexual desire. (emedicinehealth.com)
- It can create a vicious cycle in which the woman loses interest in sex because she does not have an orgasm. (emedicinehealth.com)
- PHILADELPHIA - For menopausal women with vulvovaginal atrophy, cost and worries about the risks associated with estrogen therapy are among the main barriers to treatment, according to results from a recent survey of obstetrician/gynecologists (ob/gyns) and primary care physicians. (medscape.com)
- But women should not be expected to be the ones to go to their clinician and say, 'I have vulvovaginal atrophy, and I'd like to be treated. (medscape.com)
- To be eligible, physicians had to work in a community-based practice, treat at least 15 patients a month with vulvovaginal atrophy, and see at least 50 (for ob/gyns) or 25 (for primary care physicians) menopausal women a month. (medscape.com)
- The ob/gyns reported seeing an estimated 111 menopausal women per month, 55% of whom reported symptoms of vulvovaginal atrophy. (medscape.com)
- Overall, 49% of the women with vulvovaginal atrophy were prescribed treatment, 24% were advised to use an over-the-counter treatment, 14% were provided no treatment, 10% were advised to make a behavioral or lifestyle change to manage symptoms, and 3% were offered vaginal laser therapy. (medscape.com)
- Further, "84% of the specialty physicians queried considered it important to use the lowest effective dose of hormone therapy when treating women experiencing [vulvovaginal atrophy] symptoms," the researchers report. (medscape.com)
- The causes of dyspareunia, as with most sexual dysfunction, can be classified as either organic (physical or medical factors such as illness, injury or drug effects) or psychosocial (including psychological, interpersonal, environmental and cultural factors). (howstuffworks.com)
- It is usually much more difficult to develop a clear understanding of how psychosocial factors contribute to sexual dysfunction, including dyspareunia. (howstuffworks.com)
- Dyspareunia is generally thought of as a female sexual dysfunction but it also affects males. (howstuffworks.com)
- Sexual dysfunction is distressing for female patients and their partners and can have a profoundly negative impact on patient quality of life and self-image. (netce.com)
- To compound this, there are few approved options for the treatment of female sexual dysfunction. (netce.com)
- This course will outline appropriate approaches to the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of female sexual dysfunction in order to enhance patients-provider communication and improve patient outcomes and well-being. (netce.com)
- This course is designed for healthcare and mental health providers involved in the assessment and/or treatment of female sexual dysfunction. (netce.com)
- Female sexual dysfunction is a common problem with detrimental effects on woman's quality of life. (mendeley.com)
- Causes may involve psychologic and physical factors (see Overview of Female Sexual Function and Dysfunction : Etiology ). (merckmanuals.com)
- Female sexual dysfunction, defined as sexual difficulties that are persistent and personally distressing to the patient, affects up to 35% of sexually active women and is common among middle-aged women. (kevinmd.com)
- Hypoactive sexual desire disorder, a common cause of female sexual dysfunction, is defined as a persistent lack of desire for or receptiveness to sexual activity or a persistent lack of sexual thoughts. (kevinmd.com)
- Developmental, health-related, partner, and relationship factors as well as sociocultural influences may all contribute to female sexual dysfunction. (brainscape.com)
- Physical and psychological etiologies are possible, and an individual woman may have multiple causes of sexual dysfunction. (brainscape.com)
- Dr. Irwin Goldstein, Editor-in-Chief of The Journal of Sexual Medicine , Director of Sexual Medicine at Alvarado Hospital and Clinical Professor of Surgery at University of California at San Diego, is a world leader in female sexual function and dysfunction and founder and secretary of the International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health. (wiley.com)
- The investigators hypothesize that chemodenervation with Botulinum toxin A will offer a safe, efficacious intervention for women with high tone pelvic floor dysfunction that cannot be adequately treated with pelvic floor physical therapy alone. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Methods and formulations for treating female sexual dysfunction are provided. (google.es)
- When this happens, it is often referred to by health professionals as female sexual dysfunction (FSD). (emedicinehealth.com)
- The invention provides compositions and methods suitable for ameliorating female sexual dysfunction, and in particular, female sexual arousal disorder. (freepatentsonline.com)
- Factors associated with female sexual dysfunction include medications, psychologic disorders, comorbidities, relationship/partnership issues, and hormone use and non-use. (arhp.org)
- The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of perineal massage, pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT) and a pelvic floor dysfunction (PFD) prevention educational program in pregnant women above the age of 35 years to prevent perineal tear and episiotomy. (springer.com)
- InControl Medical, LLC, a women's health company focusing on female urinary incontinence, has received FDA clearance for their proprietary, patented, InToneMV, providing women who suffer with vaginal atrophy a smaller, more comfortable medical device for the treatment of stress, urge and mixed female urinary incontinence without surgery or drugs. (news-medical.net)
- We treat women only and we know that POP is often at the core of most women's urinary control problems. (prweb.com)
- they serve the special urinary concerns of women only. (prweb.com)
- According to Debbie Henry, NP-C, nurse practitioner at Women's Excellence in Bladder Control, "We treat women only and we know that POP is often at the core of most women's urinary control problems. (prweb.com)
- Founded by Dr. Jonathan Zaidan, Women's Excellence is the most comprehensive obstetric and gynecologic office in Michigan specializing in minimally invasive surgical procedures, treatment of female urinary incontinence and other female urological conditions, as well as minimally invasive vaginal and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) conditions. (prweb.com)
- Some women experience more urinary tract infections or urine leakage (incontinence). (mayoclinic.org)
- Pelvic floor muscle training for prevention and treatment of urinary and fecal incontinence in antenatal and postnatal women. (springer.com)
- In women, common causes for discomfort during sex include Infections. (wikipedia.org)
- To make matters worse, both men and women are often too embarrassed to report the discomfort to their doctor. (netdoctor.co.uk)
- A condition of severe discomfort or pain that's felt in the vulva, which is the exterior of the female genitals, Vulvodynia is extremely common but, despite extensive research, the cause is not yet known. (netdoctor.co.uk)
- Symptoms of atrophic vaginitis include vaginal itching, vaginal discomfort and dyspareunia and can significantly affect women's comfort, sexuality and quality of life. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Our physicians, nurses, physical therapists, and support staff are devoted to providing compassionate care for women seeking relief from discomfort, pain, or stress related to urogynecologic disorders. (umc.edu)
- 4 Medical History, Physical Examination, and Laboratory Tests for the Evaluation of Dyspareunia ( Andrew T. Goldstein ). (wiley.com)
- 6 Physical Therapy Evaluation of Dyspareunia ( Talli Y. Rosenbaum ). (wiley.com)
- 7 The Role of Vulvoscopy in the Evaluation of Dyspareunia ( Mario Sideri, Filippo Murina, Vanda Bianco, Gianluigi Radici ). (wiley.com)
- The clinical evaluation of dyspareunia. (arhp.org)
- The prevalence of dyspareunia is approximately 10% to 20% in U.S. women, with the leading causes varying by age group. (aafp.org)
- The true prevalence of endometriosis is unknown since it takes a laparoscopic procedure to confirm the diagnosis, and many women either have no symptoms or seek no treatment ( Signorello, Harlow, Cramer, Spiegelman, & Hill, 1997 ). (feminapt.com)
- When assessing general prevalence of sexual dysfunctionality in the US women, those presenting with dyspareunia comprised only a small fraction in comparison to women with arousal difficulties, orgasmic difficulties and decreased interest for sexual activities. (news-medical.net)
- Sexually transmitted infections among US women and men: prevalence and incidence estimates, 2008. (medscape.com)
- 2 The Prevalence of Dyspareunia ( Richard D. Hayes ). (wiley.com)
- The prevalence of T. vaginalis infection at 4.89% is relatively high among young reproductive aged women. (hindawi.com)
- Eberz B, Berghold A, Regauer S. High prevalence of concomitant anogenital lichen sclerosus and extragenital psoriasis in adult women. (springer.com)
- Secondary amenorrhea is a menstrual disorder characterized by absence of menstruation for more than 3 months in females who had previously menstruated. (glutenfreeworks.com)
- Every month when a woman experiences her menstrual period, relaxin is released in her system, slacking her ligaments and making her more prone to trauma. (massagemag.com)
- Dyspareunia is recurrent or persistent pain with sexual activity that causes marked distress or interpersonal conflict. (aafp.org)
- Physicians may even be comfortable about instigating sexual inquiry, but they can still put too much emphasis on the potential biological basis of their problem, thereby unintentionally neglecting the interpersonal, psychological and cultural determinants of dyspareunia. (news-medical.net)
- Dyspareunia can also be either physiological or psychological, or a combination of the two. (medindia.net)
- 5 Psychological Evaluation and Measurement of Dyspareunia ( Caroline F. Pukall, Marta Meana, Katherine S. Sutton ). (wiley.com)
- for women, there are a lot of psychological issues. (empowher.com)
- Female Sexual Pain Disorders is a remarkable fusion of clinical and scientific knowledge that will empower women's healthcare professionals to help their patients in overcoming this common debilitating disorder. (wiley.com)
- Distilling the experience of world leaders across many clinical, therapeutic and scientific disciplines, with an array of algorithms and diagnostic tools, Female Sexual Pain Disorders is your ideal companion for treating the many millions of women who suffer from this disorder worldwide. (wiley.com)
- Sexual arousal disorders were previously known as frigidity in women and impotence in men, though these have now been replaced with less judgmental terms. (wikipedia.org)
- SEXUAL AROUSAL DISORDERS Includes male erectile disorder and female arousal disorder. (prezi.com)
- There is not enough evidence to evaluate the use of ultrasound in treating perineal pain or dyspareunia, or both, following childbirth. (cochrane.org)
- The objective of this review was to assess the effects of therapeutic ultrasound for treating acute perineal pain, persistent perineal pain or dyspareunia, or both, following childbirth. (cochrane.org)
- Post partum dyspareunia- It is mainly due to the perineal tear during child birth. (primehealthchannel.com)
- Evaluation of postpartum perineal pain and dyspareunia-a prospective study. (springer.com)
- Recognition of this disorder and its effects on the lives of women worldwide led to the adoption of the term "vulvodynia" by the International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Diseases (ISSVD) in 1983. (aafp.org)
- Female sexual arousal disorder is when a female does not feel a sexual response in the body or is unable to keep up the arousal. (medindia.net)
- Unfortunately, systemic estrogen is contraindicated in many women with breast cancer. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Some providers also feel that women who are taking aromatase inhibitors for their breast cancer should also not use local estrogens as several small studies suggest that these treatments might effect estrogen levels and thus might change how effective the aromatase inhibitors are. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- If these women choose not to use any form of estrogen therapy there symptoms may not be well controlled with other treatments. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Low estrogen levels cause dyspareunia in some women. (healthline.com)
- The causes vary considerably, but include a possible decrease in the production of normal estrogen in women or testosterone in both men and women. (wikipedia.org)
- The first trial reported recurrence of pain in the estrogen and progesterone arm in 4/10 of women compared with 1/11 in the tibilone arm. (cochrane.org)
- pregnant women over 35 should consider whether to have an amniocentesis to test for foetal abnormalities. (medic8.com)
- But some women may have pressure in the belly, low back pain, heavy periods, painful sex, or trouble getting pregnant. (webmd.com)
- If a woman is pregnant, offer ultrasound instead of CT. (tripdatabase.com)
- A total of 361 pregnant women were involved in this study. (hindawi.com)
- From these, 18 (4.98%) of the pregnant women were positive for T. vaginalis infection by Modified Columbian Agar culture technique. (hindawi.com)
- If this works, the now fertilized ovum sticks to the side of the uterus and the woman becomes pregnant . (wikipedia.org)
- HELLP syndrome is a rare but serious complication that affects pregnant women. (medindia.net)
- As with other autoimmune conditions, some pregnant women may experience periods of remission during the second and third trimester, further supporting an immune-mediated pathophysiology. (medscape.com)
- However, when a woman becomes pregnant during IUD use, the relative likelihood of ectopic pregnancy increases greatly. (cdc.gov)
- A woman who has been pregnant for more than 20 weeks is due to give birth to two babies. (cnn.com)
- A randomized parallel assignment study involved two groups of pregnant women at the obstetrics outpatient clinic 4 weeks prior to their due date. (springer.com)
- Lymphoma growing in any of the organs in the female genital tract can appear as a mass in your pelvis. (healthline.com)
- Only about 17 percent of women with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in their genital tract have classic symptoms. (healthline.com)
- 18 Congenital Anomalies of the Female Genital Tract ( Lara J. Burrows ). (wiley.com)
- 2 Determining whether dyspareunia is entry or deep can point to specific causes, although the primary vs. secondary classification is less likely to narrow the differential diagnosis. (aafp.org)
- The diagnosis depends on a consistent history, lack of a documented infectious or dermatologic cause, and in most women, tenderness when gentle pressure is applied by a cotton swab to the vulva, introitus, or hymenal areas. (aafp.org)
- Despite a lack of consistency about the diagnosis of IC/PBS, studies agree that the majority of those affected are women. (medicinenet.com)
- We identified 28 female patients with a mean age at diagnosis of 42.6 years (range 18-66). (hindawi.com)