Clinical effect and safety of pulsed radiofrequency treatment for pudendal neuralgia: a prospective, randomised controlled clinical trial
Pudendal neuralgia is an illness which involves neuropathy of the pudendal nerve. According to the International Association of Pudendal Neuropathy, the incidence of pudendal neuralgia in the general population is about 1/100,000.
Pudendal neuralgia is caused by inflammation, compression and traction of the pudendal nerve. It may be associated with childbirth, pelvic surgery, strenuous exercise, abnormalities of the sacroiliac joint, and also, it is connected to age-related changes.
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