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selected literature on vulvodynia    
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  • Vulvodynia. Definition, diagnosis and treatment.
    Petersen CD, Lundvall L, Kristensen E, et al. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2008;87:893-901
    • this article describes the terminology and definition of the condition, theories on patho-physiological mechanisms underlying the disorder, methods of diagnosis and evidence and recommendations on clinical management
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