Pain Management Center in Wakad,Pune - Jeevisha Pain Clinic

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Pelvic Pain

Pelvic pain is a very common problem among women. It is also seen in the males, however, the cause for the pelvic pain are generally different . Its nature and intensity may fluctuate, and its cause is often unclear. In some cases, no disease is evident. Pelvic pain can be categorized as either acute, meaning the pain is sudden and severe, or chronic, meaning the pain either comes and goes or is constant, lasting for a period of months or longer. Pelvic pain that lasts longer than 6 months and shows no improvement with treatment is known as chronic pelvic pain. Pelvic pain may originate in genital or other organs in and around the pelvis. This can make pain feel worse or actually cause a sensation of pain, when no physical problem is present.

Some of the conditions that can lead to chronic pelvic pain in females may include:

  • Menstrual cramps
  • Endometriosis
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Uterine fibroids (abnormal growths on or in the uterine wall)
  • Scar tissue between the internal organs in the pelvic cavity
  • Endometrial polyps
  • Cancers of the reproductive tract (Cervical cancer, Uterine cancer)

Some of the conditions that can lead to chronic pelvic pain in males may include:

  • Urinary tract infection
  • Cystitis/ Prostatitis
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Appendicitis
  • Urinary stones
  • Chronic pelvic pain syndrome
  • Pudendal neuralgia

Treatment of the primary pathology behind the pelvic pain is the first step towards pain relief. However, there are many patients who suffer from severe pain or continue to suffer pain after initial management of the pathology has been done. These are the patients who need pain management interventions to control the pain completely.

Various Interventional pain management procedures offered by JEEVISHA Pain Clinic for such patients of Chronic pelvic pain are:

  • Caudal Epidural neuroplasty
  • Ganglion impar block/ Neurolysis/ Radiofrequency ablation
  • Superior/Inferior Hypogastric plexus block/ Neurolysis/ Radiofrequency ablation

  • Pudendal neuralgia/ Cyclist’s syndrome

    Pudendal neuralgia is a type of Chronic neuropathic Pelvic pain which originates due to entrapment or irritation of the Pudendal nerve.