What treatments are offered at the Pelvic and Sexual Health Institute?
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What are some of the conditions treated in the Pelvic and Sexual Health Institute?
The term means "painful" and actually refers to several pain disorders that affects the female genitals. The most common form of vulvodynia is Vulvar Vestibulitis Syndrome (VVS) and is a group of disorders that affects the tiny glands that lie at the top and bottom of the vaginal opening. These are called "Skenes", "Batholins", and "Vestibular" glands.
Term used to describe a bladder in which uncontrolled detrusor activity (abnormal contractions) is the suspected cause of urinary frequency (including waking to urinary), and/or urge incontinence.
Female Sexual Disfunction (FSD)
A condition that affects an estimated 43% of American women at some time in their lives. FSD is composed of the following possible symptoms:
1) Descreased clitoral and genital sensitivity
2) Diminished vaginal lubrication
3) Reduced or inability of achieving orgasm
4) Lowered overall sexual desire and/or satisfaction