Female Sexual Issues Orlando
Low Libido (Lack of Sexual Desire)
If you are experiencing a lack of sexual desire and lack of sexual thoughts for 6 or more months which has become troublesome to you, then you may be experiencing Hypoactive Sexual Desire Dysfunction.
Female low libido or decreased sexual desire and interest can have multiple causes. These symptoms may be attributed to biological factors that can include hormonal causes, medical health factors, medications; In addition, symptoms can be attributed to psychological factors including relationship stress, mental illness and history of sexual abuse.
Inability to obtain an orgasm
If you are experiencing persistent or recurrent reduced intensity, delay, infrequency or absence of sexual orgasm following a normal excitement/arousal phase with adequate stimulation, you may have a condition called Anorgasmia. If your orgasms are infrequent or you are having difficulty climaxing or your orgasms are of weak intensity, then you may have a condition called Hypo-orgasmia.
If you are experiencing sexual difficulty due to discomfort associated with vaginal dryness, you may have vaginal atrophy. The primary cause of vaginal dryness or vaginal atrophy is reduction of estrogen which occurs during and after menopause. Many other factors including, childbirth and hysterectomy can be additional causes which can reduce estrogen production in the body.
Pain with sexual activity
Pain with sexual activity can occur upon penetration, during penetration and with deep penetration. There are numerous potential causes of pain with intercourse that can be related to biological, psychosexual and relational factors.
All the above-mentioned symptoms and conditions require a thorough history, physical exam and may require laboratory studies. The sexual function of women is very complex and unique to each individual. At NV Medical Orlando, a Physician or Advanced Practice Provider will provide a confidential and comprehensive evaluation with treatment recommendations to address your needs.