Print friendly version
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.
On this page
There are no established guidelines for the treatment of pudendal neuralgia. Treatment may include medications, the use of a specialized cushion while sitting, nerve block, surgery to remove nearby tissues that may be pressing on the pudendal nerve, or nerve stimulation.
Last updated: 12/17/2012
- Benson JT, Griffis K. Pudendal neuralgia, a severe pain syndrome. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2005; 192:1663-1668. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15902174. Accessed 12/14/2012.
Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease
- ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are studying or have studied Pudendal Neuralgia. Click on the link to go to ClinicalTrials.gov to read descriptions of these studies.