Pelvic and Perineal Pain in Women

William Stones, Beverly Collett

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEvidence-Based Chronic Pain Management
Editors Catherine F. Stannard, Eija Kalso, Jane Ballantyne
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9781405152914
Publication statusPublished - 14 Apr 2010


  • classification of pelvic pain causes
  • depth of invasion of endometriosis and intensity of pain symptoms
  • classification of the causes of pelvic pain
  • epidemiology of chronic pelvic and vulval/perineal pain in women
  • hormonal factors -mediators of nociception in animal and human experimental models
  • pathophysiology of chronic pelvic and perineal pain in women
  • pelvic and perineal pain in women
  • presacral neurectomy (PSN) and laparoscopic uterine nerve ablation (LUNA)
  • tricyclic and SNRI antidepressants
  • vulvodynia, chronic disorder in women

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