- Generalized vulvodynia – this refers to pain in different areas of the vulva. The pain also occurs at different times. There may be times of relief, and times of sharp pain. Prolonged sitting as well as wearing tight pants may cause pain as well.
- Vulvar Vestibulitis syndrome – refers to provoked vestibulodynia. This is the experienced pain of the patient particularly in the vestibule area (inner part entrance). This is frequently experienced during sexual intercourse.
- Rigorous exercise
- Using tampons or pads
- Sexual intercourse
Since there is no found root cause of vulvodynia, there is also no present cure for it. However, self-treatment as well as home remedies can relief pain. Over the counter pain relievers, vaginal creams, and other topical creams can be used to limit pain.
Where can you find more information?
Contact Faith Medical Group or drop by at our clinics!