Dyspareunia and vaginismus.

  title={Dyspareunia and vaginismus.},
  author={John F. Steege},
  journal={Clinical obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={27 3},
The understanding and treatment of vaginismus and dyspareunia have been greatly advanced by discoveries in sexual physiology and by the integration of the psychological sciences into clinical medicine. Historical evaluation of these problems should attend to their chronology, the impact on the individual and her relationships, and prior attempts at solution; and one should keep in mind common theories of etiology of sexual dysfunction. Physical examination, both as an educational instrument for… CONTINUE READING