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Vulvodinia doc anglès

Vulvodynia is a complex multifactorial syndrome. The objective of this review is to clarify and update vulvar pain syndromes, their classification, etiology, diagnosis and the different therapeutic approaches. It also aims at serving as a guideline to assist professionals involved in the improvement of the quality of life of women suffering from it. Vulvodynia is defined as a chronic vulvar discomfort characterized by burning, stinging or irritation, with the typical characteristics of neuropathic pain. The different therapeutic options are commented and analyzed: hygienic measures, local anesthetics in ointment form, topical gabapentin, antidepressants, anticonvulsants, local anaesthetics and corticoid infiltrations, physiotherapy and biofeedback, trigger point release by pressure, vaginal dilatation, psychological and surgical treatment.

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