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Effects on Sexuality

23 May

Effects on Sexuality
The sex-related impact of T in men has been demonstrated in two groups: (a) those who have been deprived of this hormone in a significant manner and who are hypogonadal as a result (the most extreme example of which is men who have been  castrated—physically or chemically—for any reason and in varying degrees) [...]

Sexual Sadism and Sexual Masochism

20 May

Sexual Sadism and Sexual Masochism

Sexual sadism denotes sexual arousal and excitement in response to the psycho- logical or physical suffering of another, whereas sexual masochism denotes a pre- ferred fantasy of selfsuffering. The term sexual sadism derives from the name of the 18th century French aristocrat and pornographic author, Marquis de Sade, who reportedly lived [...]

Information About Vaginismus

20 May

Information About Vaginismus
Categorically, information is given about what vaginismus is, the types of vagi- nismus (complete, situational, primary, secondary), the difference from dyspar- eunia, the vicious circle, how often it occurs, the reaction of the partner, the consequences on  sexual satisfaction,  the  wish  to  have  children,  pregnancy, delivery, possible causes [...]

Vaginismus

20 May

Vaginismus
INTRODUCTION
Vaginismus is defined as recurrent or persistent involuntary spasm of the muscu- lature of the outer third of the vagina that interferes with vaginal penetration, which  causes  personal  distress  (1).  Vaginistic  women  vary  widely  in  their sexual behavior repertoire: from very limited to very extensive. In some cases, the desire to have children is first [...]

Postmenopausal Dyspareunia

20 May

Postmenopausal Dyspareunia

Recurrent pain during intercourse occurring for the first time within or sub- sequent to the menopausal transition is typically attributed to vulvovaginal and urogenital atrophy (also referred to as atrophic vaginitis) (83). These conditions are manifestations of tissue aging, cytological changes, and chemical trans- formations within the vagina, urethra, and bladder, which result from [...]