High Rates of Vulvodynia Likely in Women With EDS/HSD: Survey

High Rates of Vulvodynia Likely in Women With EDS/HSD: Survey

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High Rates of Vulvodynia Likely in Women With EDS/HSD: Survey

Half of the women with Ehlers–Danlos syndrome (EDS) or hypermobile spectrum disorder (HSD) who took part in an online survey reported being affected by vulvodynia — a condition that causes chronic pain in the vulva — as well as dyspareunia, also known as genital pain during sexual intercourse, results showed. In addition, EDS, HSD, and vulvodynia are associated with other health issues, including fibromyalgia; interstitial cystitis, a condition that affects the bladder; and temporomandibular joint…

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