Histologic and receptor analysis of primary and secondary vestibulodynia and controls: a prospective study.

OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to assess the association between hormone receptor densities, pain nerves, and inflammation in vestibulodynia patients. STUDY DESIGN In a prospective study, tender and nontender biopsies from 10 primary and 10 secondary vestibulodynia patients were compared with biopsies in 4 nontender controls. Hormone receptors… (More)