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Vulvodynia (2,099 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Contact (Ex: Sex, wiping)
76% (861)
Stress
70% (822)
Tight jeans/clothes
67% (848)
Non-lubricated or aggressive sex
56% (797)
Rubbing/chafing
56% (790)
Sitting
55% (798)
Soap
49% (826)
Chronic yeast infections
49% (806)
Hormone imbalance
47% (790)
Menstrual period
41% (804)
Acidic urine
39% (799)
Bacterial infection
39% (748)
Being nervous
46% (484)
Underlying skin sensitivity/allergies
37% (735)
Tampons
35% (799)
Emotional
41% (461)
Low estrogen
33% (770)
Sweat
30% (757)
Birth control pills
29% (760)
Antibiotics
28% (803)
Anti-fungal creams
28% (764)
Depression
31% (465)
Constipation
31% (472)
Injury
25% (719)
Ovulation
23% (762)
Monostat / yeast creams
23% (723)
Interstitial Cystitis
21% (656)
Caffeine
24% (471)
Food allergies
20% (727)
Genetic
19% (720)
Anxiety
57% (115)
Temperature extremes
18% (871)
Latex condoms
19% (675)
Alcohol
22% (465)
Being dehydrated
25% (333)
Menopause
21% (434)
Back pain
19% (521)
Touching area
50% (111)
Exercise
21% (423)
Not getting correct vitamin intake
15% (673)
Allergic reaction to feminine hygiene product
16% (601)
Undetectable microbe infection
15% (663)
Sexual abuse / trauma
17% (465)
Lidocaine
14% (747)
Poor posture
18% (380)
Pudendal neuralgia
15% (447)
Anal fissures
14% (452)
Oral sex
15% (386)
Car accident/nerve injury
11% (642)
Endometriosis
13% (451)
Autoimmune disorder
18% (206)
Post-childbirth
9% (739)
Water contact
9% (755)
Cut/laceration in vulvar area
13% (289)
Oxalates
13% (310)
Disc herniation
10% (454)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
9% (448)
Laparoscopic surgeries
9% (501)
Scoliosis
8% (458)
Artificial sweeteners
8% (445)
Strep B
7% (674)
Severe genital herpes outbreak
7% (396)
Periomenopause
15% (108)
Surgical error
8% (231)
Human Pappilomavirus or similar group of virus
16% (90)
Hysterectomy
6% (389)
Vibrator
12% (108)
IUD
5% (386)
Laser treatment for venereal warts
4% (670)
Trichomoniasis
5% (308)
Vitamin E
3% (733)
Lyme Disease
3% (707)
Gardasil Shot
3% (464)
Topical antiviral medication for genital warts
3% (571)
not washing vulvar area daily
33% (18)
using pads or pantiliners
45% (11)
Polio
2% (545)
Uptight, braced pelvic, glutes & adductor muscles
14% (36)
Chemotherapy
2% (711)
Cone biopsy
5% (109)
Ureaplasma infection
2% (548)
full/almost full bladder
36% (11)
Masturbation
24% (17)
Pubic waxing
18% (17)
Tarlov cysts
2% (253)
Detoxing mercury with alpha lipoic acid/DMSA
1% (592)
Nova Sure
3% (104)
Seafood, shellfish allergies
2% (158)
medications
40% (5)
Hair coloring
67% (3)
hot water
18% (11)
spironolactone medication?
5% (37)
nuva ring
5% (38)
Provigil
1% (295)
steroids (prednisone)
11% (9)
household gloves
14% (7)
hot bath
17% (6)
Diet
100% (1)
wash cloths
9% (11)
Prolonged water contact
9% (11)
perfumed toiletries/cosmetics
9% (11)
cold water
9% (11)
Diafgram
1% (165)
Absent or irregular menstrual cycle
0% (2)
Nexplanon
0% (6)
plain water
0% (10)
Cold climate
0% (6)

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