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Disease Vulvodynia

Name Vulvodynia
Synonyms Generalized Vulvodynia | Generalized Vulvodynias | Vestibulodynia | Vestibulodynias | Vulvodynia, Generalized | Vulvodynias | Vulvodynias, Generalized
Definition 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.
Categories Urogenital disease (female)
MeSH® ID D056650

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DiseasesFemale Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Female Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genital Diseases, Female Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vulvar Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Vulvodynia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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