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Need Help With Vaginismus
Discuss with doc: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more
Does an orgasm feel good? I have had a couple and each time it has hurt and dr said it is because of vaginismus. Please help, 17 year old girl.
See a gynecologist: I'm so sorry you're suffering through this. Vaginismus is a challenging condition that requires the care and patience of a physician trained in how best to help patients with this condition. Sometimes pelvic physical therapy works well. Believe it or not, they have people who specialize in helping women who contract those muscles involuntarily. Seek out a physician who can help and make referral. ...Read more
What can I do if my physician is not adressing my vaginismus? Changing to a new physician is not an option. Help!
May "add" a doctor: Trying another physician is sometimes the only good alternative, so one should always buy the type of insurance that allows one to see any doctor in town. One can also see another doctor for just the vaginismus problem, without switching away from the current doctor. Sometimes, one can see the gyn doctor instead of the primary care doctor, or vice versa. ...Read more
I think I have vaginismus - whenever I attempt to have sex my muscles always tighten and it's very painful. What can help this?
Sounds like you may: well be right! I suggest get a thorough exam with a gynecologist to also rule out other causes of pain. Vaginismus usually respond really well to relaxation/ therapy exercises, and often working with a good counselor (Really!) Try to get hooked up with reliable professionals in your area, and best wishes. ...Read more
Will pelvic floor pt help with vaginismus and anal sphincter tone? Do they have to touch the area? Does it hurt?
Helps alot: Pelvic floor therapy can be very helpful for many people with these problems. Yes they have to touch the area. No it is not painful. We use this treatment option in our office a lot with great results. ...Read more
Get treated: This is common and any physician can explain the treatment to you, probably best as a couple. The key is education, desensitization and some graded exercises that are generally highly successful in solving this problem. I hope you will be able to work together on this as a couple and save your marriage. Good luck. ...Read more
Vaginismus: First, find the cause. A visit to your gynecologist ought to be helpful to start. If the cause is physical, he/she can recommend treatments, such as exercises, medications, or surgery (if warranted). If the cause is not physical but primarily psychological, work with a qualified sex therapist or therapist adept at sexual dysfunction may prove useful. ...Read more
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