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27/05/2013

Prevalence and predictors of vestibulodynia in reproductive-aged women with recurrent uncomplicated E. Coli-associated urinary tract infections


Salonia A. Graziottin A. Nappi R.E. Saccà A. Ghezzi M. Rocchini L. Ferrari M. Castiglione F. Rigatti P. Montorsi F. 
Prevalence and predictors of vestibulodynia in reproductive-aged women with recurrent uncomplicated E. Coli-associated urinary tract infections
13th Congress of the European Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM), Malaga, Spain, November 14-17, 2010


A high rate of women with E. Coli associated rUTIs also complain of provoked vestibulodynia. In this context, the higher the prevalence of rUTIs the greater the risk of vestibulodynia.
Investigation of sexuality is suggested for these women also in the general urological office.

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Keywords:
Cystitis / Recurrent Cystitis - Infections - Vulvar Vestibulitis / Provoked Vestibulodynia

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