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pain during sexual intercourse - Evaluation and Differential Diagnosis of Dyspareunia - American Family Physician


Pain during intercourse (dyspareunia) may be due to a variety of causes such as menopause, endometriosis, uterine fibroids, STDs and urinary tract infections. The pain may be deep or short or long in duration. Identifying and treating the underlying cause can help alleviate the pain that occurs during . Dyspareunia is painful sexual intercourse due to medical or psychological causes. The pain can primarily be on the external surface of the genitalia, or deeper in the pelvis upon deep pressure against the cervix.It can affect a small portion of the vulva or vagina or be felt all over the surface.Specialty: Gynecology.

Oct 15, 2011 · The following situations and conditions can contribute to or cause pain during intercourse or other forms of penetration. Sexual Intercourse or Penetration for the First Time. The first few times you have intercourse or experience vaginal penetration, you may feel a small to moderate amount of pain at the entrance to the vagina.