IJMDC. 2020; 4(11): 2018-2022

Prevalence and conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain in women: a review

Authors: Nora Almohideb.

ABSTRACT

Background: Chronic pelvic pain (CPP) in females refers to the non-cyclic and persistent pain perceived to be in the structure related to the pelvis. The prevalence of CPP varies among different populations. There is a lack of studies conducted on the prevalence of CPP among women and its associated conditions. It is important to identify the range of prevalence and the possible conditions associated with such pain to overcome CPP among women. The aim of this is was to overview the prevalence of CPP and its associated conditions among women. Methods: We obtained the articles included in this review through online research for articles related to the current subject. The researching process involved searching through scientific websites using several keywords to obtain all possible articles related to the current subject. Results: We obtained articles by reviewing the title of the article, the abstract, and the main titles inside the articles; then, according to inclusion criteria, only eight articles were included in this review, and 20 articles were excluded. Conclusion: There was a variation in the prevalence of CPP among women. Associated conditions of CPP in women included some psychiatric disorders and some somatic disorders.

Keywords:
CPP, Women, Prevalence, Factors.


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Prevalence and conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain in women: a review


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Nora Almohideb
Medical Student, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
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. Nora Almohideb, Medical Student, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.; noraalmohideb@gmail.com

Publication history
Received 11 Oct 2020
Accepted 23 Oct 2020
Published online 03 Nov 2020
Published in print 05 Nov 2020

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Nora Almohideb. Prevalence and conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain in women: a review. IJMDC. 2020; 4(11): 2018-2022. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1602417125


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Nora Almohideb. Prevalence and conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain in women: a review. IJMDC. (2020), [cited January 27, 2021]; 4(11): 2018-2022. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1602417125


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Nora Almohideb (2020) Prevalence and conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain in women: a review. IJMDC, 4 (11), 2018-2022. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1602417125


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Nora Almohideb. 2020. Prevalence and conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain in women: a review. International Journal of Medicine in Developing Countries, 4 (11), 2018-2022. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1602417125


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Nora Almohideb. "Prevalence and conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain in women: a review." International Journal of Medicine in Developing Countries 4 (2020), 2018-2022. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1602417125


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Nora Almohideb. "Prevalence and conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain in women: a review." International Journal of Medicine in Developing Countries 4.11 (2020), 2018-2022. Print. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1602417125


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Nora Almohideb (2020) Prevalence and conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain in women: a review. International Journal of Medicine in Developing Countries, 4 (11), 2018-2022. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1602417125


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