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Vulvodynia (2,162 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Contact (Ex: Sex, wiping)
76% (892)
Stress
69% (853)
Tight jeans/clothes
66% (877)
Non-lubricated or aggressive sex
57% (826)
Rubbing/chafing
56% (820)
Sitting
55% (826)
Soap
49% (856)
Chronic yeast infections
48% (835)
Hormone imbalance
47% (820)
Menstrual period
41% (835)
Acidic urine
39% (829)
Bacterial infection
39% (776)
Being nervous
45% (512)
Underlying skin sensitivity/allergies
37% (765)
Tampons
35% (828)
Low estrogen
33% (800)
Emotional
40% (489)
Sweat
30% (785)
Birth control pills
29% (790)
Antibiotics
28% (832)
Anti-fungal creams
27% (794)
Constipation
31% (498)
Depression
30% (492)
Injury
24% (749)
Ovulation
23% (792)
Monostat / yeast creams
23% (752)
Interstitial Cystitis
21% (683)
Anxiety
53% (144)
Food allergies
20% (757)
Caffeine
23% (498)
Genetic
19% (749)
Temperature extremes
17% (898)
Latex condoms
19% (703)
Touching area
49% (138)
Alcohol
21% (493)
Being dehydrated
24% (360)
Menopause
21% (461)
Exercise
21% (449)
Back pain
19% (548)
Not getting correct vitamin intake
15% (702)
Allergic reaction to feminine hygiene product
16% (628)
Undetectable microbe infection
15% (690)
Sexual abuse / trauma
16% (492)
Lidocaine
13% (775)
Poor posture
18% (407)
Pudendal neuralgia
15% (475)
Anal fissures
14% (480)
Oral sex
14% (414)
Car accident/nerve injury
11% (669)
Endometriosis
12% (479)
Post-childbirth
9% (766)
Autoimmune disorder
16% (233)
Water contact
9% (783)
Cut/laceration in vulvar area
13% (316)
Oxalates
12% (337)
Disc herniation
10% (481)
Laparoscopic surgeries
9% (528)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
9% (475)
Scoliosis
8% (485)
Artificial sweeteners
8% (472)
Strep B
6% (701)
using pads or pantiliners
42% (38)
Periomenopause
14% (135)
Severe genital herpes outbreak
6% (423)
Hysterectomy
6% (416)
Surgical error
7% (258)
Human Pappilomavirus or similar group of virus
13% (116)
Vibrator
10% (135)
Uptight, braced pelvic, glutes & adductor muscles
19% (63)
IUD
5% (413)
Laser treatment for venereal warts
4% (698)
full/almost full bladder
26% (38)
Trichomoniasis
4% (335)
Vitamin E
3% (761)
Topical antiviral medication for genital warts
3% (598)
Masturbation
18% (44)
Lyme Disease
3% (735)
Gardasil Shot
3% (491)
perfumed toiletries/cosmetics
18% (38)
not washing vulvar area daily
16% (45)
medications
18% (34)
Polio
2% (572)
Chemotherapy
1% (738)
Ureaplasma infection
2% (575)
Cone biopsy
4% (136)
Absent or irregular menstrual cycle
13% (30)
Pubic waxing
10% (42)
Diet
10% (30)
nuva ring
5% (65)
Detoxing mercury with alpha lipoic acid/DMSA
1% (619)
Tarlov cysts
1% (280)
Nova Sure
2% (130)
Seafood, shellfish allergies
2% (185)
steroids (prednisone)
6% (35)
hot bath
6% (35)
wash cloths
5% (38)
Hair coloring
6% (31)
Prolonged water contact
5% (38)
hot water
5% (38)
cold water
5% (38)
spironolactone medication?
3% (64)
Provigil
1% (322)
Clamydia
100% (1)
household gloves
3% (35)
Diafgram
1% (191)
Nexplanon
0% (34)
plain water
0% (37)
Cold climate
0% (34)

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