Why Does Pudendal Neuralgia Come and Go?

Why Does Pudendal Neuralgia Come and Go?

According to the Global Library of Women’s Medicine, 1% of the population experiences Pudendal Neuralgia and 4% of chronic pelvic pain is due to Pudendal Neuralgia. In order to understand why pudendal neuralgia comes and goes, we need to first understand where...
Pudendal Nerve Blocks: Are They Safe?

Pudendal Nerve Blocks: Are They Safe?

Where is the Pudendal Nerve? As found in my blog, How to Diagnose and Treat Pudendal Neuralgia, “The Pudendal nerve is the lower section of a series of nerves that comes from the lower back and sacrum called the Sacral Plexus. ¬†The Pudendal nerve comes out of...
Best Step by Step Pudendal Neuralgia Exercises

Best Step by Step Pudendal Neuralgia Exercises

Pudendal Neuralgia is the irritation or inflammation of the pudendal nerve which branches off of the lower nerves of the sacrum. It then branches off into three regions going to the vagina/penis, the middle area (perineum), and the rectal area (anus). You will find...
Who Diagnoses and Treats Pudendal Neuralgia?

Who Diagnoses and Treats Pudendal Neuralgia?

If you are reading this blog, chances are that you suspect having a Pudendal nerve issue or have been told that you have Pudendal Neuralgia. The symptoms of Pudendal Neuralgia typically include sharp, stabbing, prickling, or shooting sensations in the pelvic area and...
What is Pudendal Neuralgia and How is it Diagnosed?

What is Pudendal Neuralgia and How is it Diagnosed?

Neuralgia refers to a damaged or irritated nerve and can occur in any nerve. It is typically associated with a burning or shooting pain, and when involving the Pudendal nerve the pain is felt in the pelvic region. Now, this blog series is intended to dissect the issue...