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women and pain during sex. how common is the problem?

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Dr. Stephen Pappachen
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Varies: Overall (e.g. All comers), not very common. However, in certain subgroups of women (e.g. Endometriosis, pelvic pain, etc...), it may be more common (60%or more).
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Gynecology 40 years experience
Very: Pain with intercourse could be at the time of penetration or with deep penetration. They could be secondary to infection, endometriosis, vulvodynia, interstitial cystitis, pelvic floor muscle spasms, uterine fibroids, among the most common gynecologic causes.

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