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02/11/2009

Sexual arousal disorders in women


Giraldi A. Graziottin A.
Sexual arousal disorders in women
in: Porst H. Buvat J. (Eds), ISSM (International Society of Sexual Medicine) Standard Committee Book, Standard practice in Sexual Medicine, Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 2006, p. 325-333


Arousal disorders with impaired arousal response can be defined as genital, subjective or combined arousal disorder. The prevalence varies and is increased with increasing age, especially at the time of menopause. Arousal disorders are often comorbid with desire disorder or orgasm and pain disorders. In the evaluation, a thorough sexological history as well as medical and gynaecological history and examination should be carried out. Treatment should be based on type of arousal disorder and clinical findings.

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Keywords:
Breast Cancer - Cystitis / Recurrent Cystitis - Female Dyspareunia - Sexual Pain Disorders - Female Sexual Disorders - Chronic Pain - Estrogens - Urinary Incontinence - Natural Menopause - Iatrogenic Menopause - Sexual Medicine - Sexual Therapy - Vaginismus - Vaginitis / Recurrent Vaginitis - Vulvar Vestibulitis / Provoked Vestibulodynia - Vulvitis - Vulvovaginitis

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