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Vaginospasm

Known as: Colpospasm, VAGINISMUS, Vaginismus [Disease/Finding] 
Tightness of the vaginal wall during vaginal penetration including sexual intercourse. It is caused by involuntary spasm of the pelvic floor muscles… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The influence of cognitive and emotional variables on specific female sexual dysfunctions was investigated. A total of 207 women… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
INTRODUCTION Approximately 15% of women have chronic dyspareunia that is poorly understood, infrequently cured, often highly… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Physiotherapists provide treatment to restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This study investigated the roles of vaginal spasm, pain, and behavior in vaginismus and the ability of psychologists… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This study investigated the role of sexual and physical abuse, sexual self-schema, sexual functioning, sexual knowledge… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
  • Lutz Heim
  • American family physician
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 37287458
Dyspareunia is genital pain associated with sexual intercourse. Although this condition has historically been defined by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The purpose of this exploratory study was to identify clinical similarities and differences in patients with vaginismus and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Eight hundred eight-seven consecutive gynecologic outpatients were screened for sexual concerns and dysfunctions by the inclusion… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
In a study of 28 attenders of a sexual and marital clinic, the relationship between marital distress and both general and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The Golombok Rust Inventory of Sexual Satisfaction (GRISS) is a short 28-item questionnaire for assessing the existence and… Expand
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