Chronic pelvic pain is one of the most common medical problems among women. It is defined as a pain that takes longer than 6 months between the bottom of the navel and the hip bone. It can cause physical, mental and psychological fatigue.
25% of the women with Chronic Pelvic Pain spend at least 2-3 days every month in bed. 90% of those women may feel pain during sexual intercourse. In Chronic Pelvic Pain, a pain that continues for 6 months or longer, doesn’t go away or may have a very slight relief with routine treatments and the presence of continuously decreasing physical activity may be observed.
There may be many causes of the chronic pelvic pain. If chronic pelvic pain arises due to a known health problem, treatment of this condition will be sufficient for the complete relief of the pain and no pain medication will be needed.
Acıbadem Altunizade Hospital Pelvik Pain Center
Women with pelvic pain can benefit from our center. First, the Pelvic Pain Specialist (Neuropelviologist) at the Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic examines and evaluates the patient. The cases are discussed at the Pelvic Pain Council with the branches of pelvic pain. Together with the related specialties, the best diagnosis and treatment method is determined for the patient.
The following specialties are actively involved in the Pelvic Pain Diagnosis and Treatment Center:
Gynecology - Pelvic Pain Specialist (Neuropelviologist),
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Clinic,