Pelvic pain: Introduction
The term "pelvic pain" is often used to refer to pain
in the region of the internal reproductive organs in women.
However, pelvic pain can also arise ... more about Pelvic pain.
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is usually elated to pain due to visceral organs situated in the pelvic area such as uterus, bladder..
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Pelvic pain is available below.
Symptoms of Pelvic pain
- Pain that ranges from mild to severe
- Pain that ranges from dull to sharp
- Severe cramping during periods
- Pain during intercouse
- Painful micturition or have a bowel movement
- more symptoms...»
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Treatments for Pelvic pain
- Birth control pills or hormone treatment for problems related to periods
- Surgery to remove a growth, cyst, or tumor
- Medicine to treat the problem, such as an antibiotic for infection or medicine for irritable bowel syndrome
- Pain relievers- NSAIDs, like ibuprofen or naproxen
- Tricyclic antidepressant medicine
- more treatments...»
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treatments for Pelvic pain
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Pelvic pain: Complications
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Causes of Pelvic pain
- Problems of the reproductive system, such as endometriosis, adenomyosis, and uterine fibroids
- Scar tissue (adhesions) in the pelvic area after a pelvic infection or surgery
- Diseases of the urinary tract or bowel, such as irritable bowel syndrome or chronic bladder irritation
- Physical or sexual abuse
- more causes...»
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Pelvic pain: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Pelvic pain
Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder
called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed.
Women with the...read more »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form
of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash
with redness and warmth,...read more »
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes.
However, there are also various other causes.
See ...read more »
Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical
condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be
misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive bladder or...read more »
Female athlete syndrome leads to undiagnosed osteoporosis: Younger women are not usually
considered as candidates for diagnosis of osteoporosis.
However, a pattern of three conditions can occur in female athletes: disordered eating,...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis)....read more »
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Pelvic pain: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Pelvic pain
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Pelvic pain: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Pelvic pain
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Pelvic pain: Animations
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Prognosis for Pelvic pain
Prognosis for Pelvic pain:
Early diagnosis and treatment of pelvic pain may help prevent chronic female pelvic pain from developing.
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Research about Pelvic pain
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Clinical Trials for Pelvic pain
The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally
and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Pelvic pain include:
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Clinical Trials for Pelvic pain
Pelvic pain: Broader Related Topics
Types of Pelvic pain
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