Vestibulodynia is a form of vulvodynia, a chronic condition that causes pain in the vulvar area. It is estimated that vestibulodynia affects up to 16% of women and can cause severe discomfort. The condition can be challenging to diagnose and treat, but options are available for those who suffer from it.
What are some of the benefits of treating vestibulodynia?
Treatment options vary depending on the severity of symptoms but may include:
- Medications (both topical and oral medications)
- Physical therapy
- Lifestyle changes