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Vulvodynia

Known as: Vulvodynias, Vulvodynia NOS, Vulvodynia, unspecified 
Complex pain syndrome with unknown etiology, characterized by constant or intermittent generalized vulva pain (Generalized vulvodynia) or localized… Expand
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
OBJECTIVE We used validated sensitive and specific questions associated with clinically confirmed diagnoses of unexplained vulvar… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Studies have shown that women with vulvodynia are more psychologically distressed than women without vulvodynia. These… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The development of an animal model of vulvodynia indicates that recurrent candidiasis is a potential cause of the disorder… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Many treatments used for women with vulvodynia are based solely upon expert opinion. This randomized trial aimed to test the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Vulvodynia has recently been recognized as a significant health problem among women, with a considerable proportion experiencing… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the clinical efficacy and tolerability of topical gabapentin in the treatment of women with vulvodynia… Expand
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2008
2008
Recently, we have shown that vestibular hyperinnervation and the presence of 8 or more mast cells in a 10 x 10 microscopic field… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Vulvar pain occurring in the absence of an underlying recognizable disease has become an increasingly common clinical problem… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To assess both regional (vulvar) and overall (generalized) pain sensitivity in women with vulvodynia to determine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Vulvodynia is characterised by painful burning sensation, allodynia and hyperalgesia in the region of the vulval vestibulus… Expand
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