Vaginospasm

Known as: Colpospasm, Vaginismus [Disease/Finding], vaginal spasm 
Tightness of the vaginal wall during vaginal penetration including sexual intercourse. It is caused by involuntary spasm of the pelvic floor muscles… (More)
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2010
2010
INTRODUCTION The difficulty of penetration experienced in vaginismus and dyspareunia may at least partly be due to a disgust… (More)
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2008
2008
The influence of cognitive and emotional variables on specific female sexual dysfunctions was investigated. A total of 207 women… (More)
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2005
2005
INTRODUCTION Approximately 15% of women have chronic dyspareunia that is poorly understood, infrequently cured, often highly… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
This study investigated the roles of vaginal spasm, pain, and behavior in vaginismus and the ability of psychologists… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To investigate the efficacy of botulinum toxin injection to treat women with moderate and severe vaginismus. METHODS… (More)
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2003
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2003
This study investigated the role of sexual and physical abuse, sexual self-schema, sexual functioning, sexual knowledge… (More)
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2001
2001
This study investigates the mechanism underlying vaginismus, which may be part of a general defense mechanism. Exposure to a… (More)
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2000
2000
The purpose of this exploratory study was to identify clinical similarities and differences in patients with vaginismus and… (More)
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1988
1988
In a study of 28 attenders of a sexual and marital clinic, the relationship between marital distress and both general and… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
The Golombok Rust Inventory of Sexual Satisfaction (GRISS) is a short 28-item questionnaire for assessing the existence and… (More)
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