The evidence-based vulvodynia assessment project: A national registry for the study of vulvodynia Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • DNA
  • Genome-Wide Association Study
  • Nucleic Acid Amplification Techniques
  • Premature Birth
  • Specimen Handling

abstract

  • A national registry for the study of vulvodynia was established with successful enrollment of participants at 8 sites. In addition to the cotton swab evaluation for vulvar allodynia, women with vulvar chronic pain should also be routinely screened for musculoskeletal dysfunction, emotional distress with specific emphasis on anxiety, and comorbid pain conditions.

publication date

  • June 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

PubMed ID

  • 26126308

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 223

end page

  • 35

volume

  • 60

number

  • 3