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Descriptor English: Vaginismus
Descriptor Spanish: Vaginismo
Descriptor Portuguese: Vaginismo
Descriptor French: Vaginisme
Tree number(s): C13.351.500.665.656
C13.351.500.894.870
F03.835.900
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D052065
Scope note: Recurrent or persistent involuntary SPASM of the outer muscles of the VAGINA, occurring during vaginal penetration.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological (1969-2005)
Vaginal Diseases (1965-2005)
Public MeSH Note: 2006; see SEXUAL DYSFUNCTIONS, PSYCHOLOGICAL 1998-2005
History Note: 2006; use SEXUAL DYSFUNCTIONS, PSYCHOLOGICAL 1998-2005
DeCS ID: 50498
Unique ID: D052065
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2015/06/30
Vaginismus - Preferred
Concept UI M0029730
Scope note Recurrent or persistent involuntary SPASM of the outer muscles of the VAGINA, occurring during vaginal penetration.
Preferred term Vaginismus



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