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What is Vaginismus?

What is Vaginismus?

  • Vaginismus: Vaginal entrance muscle spasms triggered by sex.
  • Vaginismus: muscular contraction that causes the vagina to close; usually an anxiety reaction before coitus or pelvic examination.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Vaginismus: Introduction

Types of Vaginismus:

Broader types of Vaginismus:

How serious is Vaginismus?

Prognosis of Vaginismus: Most women recover to normal sex life and motherhood with treatment.
Complications of Vaginismus: see complications of Vaginismus

What causes Vaginismus?

Causes of Vaginismus: see causes of Vaginismus

What are the symptoms of Vaginismus?

Symptoms of Vaginismus: see symptoms of Vaginismus

Complications of Vaginismus: see complications of Vaginismus

Can anyone else get Vaginismus?

More information: see contagiousness of Vaginismus
Inheritance: see inheritance of Vaginismus

Vaginismus: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Vaginismus.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Vaginismus.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Vaginismus: see treatments for Vaginismus

Organs Affected by Vaginismus:

Organs and body systems related to Vaginismus include:

Name and Aliases of Vaginismus

Main name of condition: Vaginismus

Other names or spellings for Vaginismus:

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Vaginismus: Related Conditions

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