It is the feeling of pain during sexual intercourse. Especially in the external genital area, it can be seen as a feeling of pressure, fullness, tearing, burning sensation or pain. This pain can be felt from fear, anxiety, or not being ready for the relationship. However, a gynecological examination should be done, if the pain persists for a long time, the reason should be investigated and treated if necessary.

Causes of Dyspareunia

  • Psychological pressure (the idea that there will be pain in the relationship)
  • Vaginismus
  • The thought that The hymen is thick and it will burst, puncture and tear,
  • Infections (fungal, viral)
  • Endometriosis
  • Uterine prolapse
  • Hormone deficiency due to menopauseusmus
  • Op.Dr. Zeynep Taşargöl
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Specialist

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