Dyspareunia: three case reports.

K. D. Jones, S. T. Lehr, S. W. Hewell

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    Abstract

    Dyspareunia, a symptom rather than a diagnosis, is defined as pain experienced by a woman during intercourse. This article discusses how to elicit an accurate sexual history and lists 12 common causes of dyspareunia. Three case reports from the authors' practices will be used to describe the diagnosis and treatment of women with vulvar vestibulitis, hymenal strands, and vaginismus.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)19-23
    Number of pages5
    JournalJournal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN / NAACOG
    Volume26
    Issue number1
    DOIs
    StatePublished - 1997

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Pediatrics
    • Critical Care
    • Maternity and Midwifery

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