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Disease Pelvic Pain

Name Pelvic Pain
Synonyms Pain, Pelvic | Pains, Pelvic | Pelvic Pains
Definition 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)
Categories Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D017699

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DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurologic Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pain Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pelvic Pain Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Pelvic Pain Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Dysmenorrhea Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pelvic Girdle Pain
View node Piriformis Muscle Syndrome