Sexual Dysfunction in Patients with Chronic Pain

  title={Sexual Dysfunction in Patients with Chronic Pain},
  author={Ilan Gruenwald and T Adler and May Haddad and Ronit Leiba and Elon Eisenberg},
  journal={Urology \& Nephrology Open Access Journal},
Chronic pain is associated with significant disability in various domains of daily activity, which has been consistently documented in the medical literature [1,2,3]. In contrast, there is a relative paucity of reports (especially in the pain literature) regarding the prevalence and severity of sexual dysfunction (SD) in patients with chronic pain, which may be due to various reasons. First, both patients and their caregivers may feel embarrassed to discuss SD, as indicated in a recent study in… Expand

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