The DSM diagnostic criteria for dyspareunia.

@article{Binik2010TheDD,
  title={The DSM diagnostic criteria for dyspareunia.},
  author={Yitzchak M. Binik},
  journal={Archives of sexual behavior},
  year={2010},
  volume={39 2},
  pages={
          292-303
        }
}
The DSM-IV-TR attempted to create a unitary category of dyspareunia based on the criterion of genital pain that interfered with sexual intercourse. This classificatory emphasis of interference with intercourse is reviewed and evaluated from both theoretical and empirical points of view. Neither of these points of view was found to support the notion of dyspareunia as a unitary disorder or its inclusion in the DSM-V as a sexual dysfunction. It seems highly likely that there are different… CONTINUE READING
BETA
Tweets
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 35 CITATIONS

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 70 REFERENCES

Chronic pelvic

  • F. M. Howard
  • ACOG Practice Bulletin No
  • 2004
Highly Influential
6 Excerpts

Dyspareunia in women with special reference to vulvar vestibulitis

  • I. Danielsson
  • 2001
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…