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Author Graziottin, Alessandra.

Title Clinical management of vulvodynia : tips and tricks / Alessandra Graziottin, Filippo Murina
Published Milan : Springer, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 87 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Epidemiology of Vulvar Pain and its Sexual Comorbidities -- Vulvodynia -- What's Behind the Name? -- Vulvodynia and Dyspareunia -- How Should they be Addressed? -- Postpartum Dyspareunia and Vulvodynia -- What Women with Vulvodynia Complain of: Evaluation of Vulvar Pain -- How Vulvodynia Originates: the Pathophysiology of Vulvar Pain -- How to Make a Comprehensive Diagnosis of Vulvodynia and its Comorbidities -- How to Treat Vulvodynia
Summary Chronic vulvar pain, or 'vulvodynia', is a common problem that can have a considerable impact on the wellbeing of patients. Despite being seen routinely in everyday clinical practice, it remains a neglected disorder that may take many years to diagnose. This book eases the way for physicians, including General Practitioners and Gynecologists, who are motivated to improve the lives of women suffering from vulvodynia. By offering a concise overview of the latest information on the diagnosis and management of vulvodynia, and its numerous comorbidities, in an easy to read, 'tips and tricks' format, the book empowers physicians to rapidly and effectively address the complex and sensitive issues surrounding the disorder
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Vulvodynia -- Treatment.
Vulvodynia -- diagnosis.
Vulvodynia -- etiology.
Vulvodynia -- therapy.
Form Electronic book
Author Murina, Filippo.
LC no. 2010942158
ISBN 9788847019263 (electronic bk.)
8847019265 (electronic bk.)
9788847019256 (print)
8847019257 (print)