Sensory Neuropeptides, Serotonin Innervations and Personality in Women withVulvodynia

@article{Naessn2015SensoryNS,
  title={Sensory Neuropeptides, Serotonin Innervations and Personality in Women withVulvodynia},
  author={S. Naess{\'e}n and J. Sundstr{\"o}m and S. Rahm},
  journal={Journal of clinical \& experimental dermatology research},
  year={2015},
  volume={6},
  pages={0-0}
}
Objective: The pathophysiology of vulvadynia is still unclear. We evaluated the general innervations of the nerves, the sensory neuropeptides in the vestibular area in eighteen women with vulvadynia, aged 20-38. The same individual acted as her own control and biopsies were taken from affected and none affected areas of posterior wall of the vulval vestibule. Quantitative immunohistochemistry was performed, using antisera to the general neuronal marker protein gene product (PGP) 9.5 and to the… Expand
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