Pudenal Neuropathy and its Pivotal Role in Pelvic Floor Dysfunction and Pain

Workshop 12

Aims & Objectives

180 minutes
Painful Bladder Syndromes/IC
Pudendal Neuropathy Diagnosis management
Urologists, Urogynecologists, Neurologists, Physical Therapists

Pudendal Neuropathy (PN) is a relatively recent acquisition. Although well described in the literature, the majority of professionals fail to recognize it. AIM of the workshop is to elucidate the role of PN as the common feature of syndromes like DYSFUNCTIONAL VOIDING, NON OBSTRUCTIVE URINARY RETENTION, CHRONIC PELVIC PAIN SYNDROMES (including Vulvodynia, Chronic Prostatitis Type IIIA, Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder Syndrome, Pelvic Floor Tension Myalgia), URINARY AND FECAL INCONTINENCE, ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION. The Agenda will cover: ANATOMY, ETIOLOGY, CLINICAL PRESENTATIONS. ASSESSMENT, MANAGEMENT, CASE PRESENTATIONS.
Participants will be able to recognize, diagnose and successfully treat this difficult condition.