Hypertonic pelvic floor dysfunction

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What is hypertonic pelvic floor dysfunction?

Hypertonic pelvic floor dysfunction is a condition in which the pelvic floor muscles spasm without the ability to relax. This may lead to pain or soreness in the affected area.

Common symptoms reported by people with hypertonic pelvic floor dysfunction

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people for hypertonic pelvic floor dysfunction

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Compare treatments taken by people with hypertonic pelvic floor dysfunction

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Who has hypertonic pelvic floor dysfunction on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 15 say hypertonic pelvic floor dysfunction is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 11
30s 11
40s 9
50s 14
60s 4
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 3
20-29 years 5
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 2
50-59 years 3
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 7
Female 42

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 18
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from hypertonic pelvic floor dysfunction patients who have completed their condition history
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