Historical Perspective of Vulvodynia

Premlatha Amalraj, Sarah Kelly, Gloria A. Bachmann

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6 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFemale Sexual Pain Disorders
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781405183987
StatePublished - Mar 17 2009

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)


  • Conditions contributing to chronic vulvar pain
  • Dyspareunia or pain during sexual intercourse
  • ISSVD's classification of vulvar pain
  • PVD provoking pain localized to vaginal opening and GVD unprovoked vulvar pain of entire vulvar region
  • Vulvar vestibulitis syndrome (VVS)
  • Vulvodynia or chronic vulvar pain - historical perspective
  • Vulvodynia subtypes - PVD and GVD
  • Vulvodynia versus chronic vulvar pain and existing condition

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