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Other Vulvodynia FAQs

Basic information for topics, such as "What is it?" and "How many people are affected?" is available in the About Vulvodynia section. Other Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) that are specific to a certain topic are answered in this section.

  • What is the difference between vulvodynia and pelvic pain?

  • What other conditions are associated with vulvar pain?

  • Is vulvodynia related to vulvar cancer?

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  1. NICHD. (2012). Pelvic pain. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from[top]
  2. Bachmann, G. A., Rosen, R., Pinn, V. W., Utian, W. H., Ayers, C., Basson, R., et al. (2006). Vulvodynia: A state-of-the-art consensus on definitions, diagnosis and management. Journal of Reproductive Medicine, 51, 447–456. Retrieved August 17, 2016, from PMID: 16846081[top]
  3. Canavan, T. P., & Cohen, D. (2002). Vulvar cancer. American Family Physician, 66, 1269–1275. Retrieved August 17, 2016, from PMID:12387439[top]

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