What is Pudendal Neuralgia?

2018-12-03T19:37:53-05:00September 5th, 2013|Physical Therapy, Physical Therapists, Pudendal Neuralgia, Women's Health, Pelvic Floor, Pain Management|

Pudendal neuralgia is a type of long-term (chronic) pelvic pain that originates from damage or irritation of the pudendal nerve. The pudendal nerve is one of the main nerves in the pelvis, supplying areas such as the: lower buttocks area between the buttocks and genitals (perineum) area around the back passage (rectum) vulva, labia, and clitoris in women scrotum and penis in men Pudendal neuralgia can be very uncomfortable and distressing, but help is available and there are several treatments [...]