Vulvodynia - What’s Behind the Name?

  • Alessandra Graziottin
  • Filippo Murina


Vulvodynia includes and encompasses a number of heterogeneous vulvar conditions, with different etiologies and pathophysiologies, and a common symptom: chronic vulvar pain.


Irritable Bowel Syndrome Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Pudendal Nerve Lichen Planus Vaginal Dryness 
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© Springer-Verlag Italia 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alessandra Graziottin
    • 1
    • 2
  • Filippo Murina
    • 3
  1. 1.Center of Gynecology and Medical SexologyH. San Raffaele ResnatiMilanItaly
  2. 2.Graziottin Foundation for the cure and care of pain in womenItaly
  3. 3.Department of Vulvar Disease V. Buzzi Hospital Obstetrics and Gynecological ClinicUniversity of MilanMilanItaly

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