Pudendal neuralgia, a severe pain syndrome.

  title={Pudendal neuralgia, a severe pain syndrome.},
  author={Jesse Benson and Kenneth R Griffis},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={192 5},
OBJECTIVE To describe the clinical and electrodiagnostic findings, therapies, and outcomes of patients with pudendal neuralgia. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective, descriptive study of 64 patients from March 19 to December 22, 2003. RESULTS Clinical findings included pain along nerve distribution (64, 100%), pain aggravated by sitting (62, 97%), pain relieved by standing or lying (57, 89%), and misdiagnosis (53, 83%). Neurophysiologic findings were normal (23, 35%), demyelination (17, 26… CONTINUE READING


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