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Symptoms of disease - pain in the pubis

Pubis (Latin mons pubis - pubic tubercle) - anatomy of human represented by both sexes of soft-tissue formation, located just above the external sexual organs respectively projection pubic adhesions and acting on the area thanks to the extensive subcutaneous basis (fat).

At the top of Pubis separated from the abdominal area of the pubic furrow, from hip - hip of the furrows.

After the beginning of puberty Pubis usually to a greater or lesser extent, is covered with pubic hair, which can pass on the large lips of pudendum (for women), scrotum (men) and bottom of the stomach (also, as a rule, in men).

In women this area over the vulva is often called tubercles of Venus (Latin mons veneris). In this area there are nerve endings, and so touching it and/or compression can cause sexual arousal.



Which diseases there is pain in the pubis

1. If in the period of pregnancy, especially in its second half, you have a sharp pain in pubis, it was difficult to walk on the stairs, turn from side to side on the bed and get up from the sofa, and the gait changed and became like a duck, it's probably symphysis.
This disease is due to softening of the joints of the pelvis and stretching symphysis joints (which is also called the symphysis pubis - he is a sedentary joint and connects the pubic bone) under the influence of the hormone relaxin. The process of softening intercostals joints - natural, it helps the child easier to pass through the bone pelvis during childbirth. But in the case, when after intravenous joint swells, is severely stretched, becomes mobile, and frontal bones, respectively, over-disagree - there is pain and are diagnosed with «symphysis». The reasons for which the disease is caused, to the end is not clear. Some of the scientists are inclined to the version of the lack of calcium in the organism of the pregnant woman, part of the bind disease with a high concentration of relaxin. Perhaps symphysis caused by the individual characteristics of the structure of the body of a woman, hereditary peculiarities or before pregnant problems with the musculoskeletal system.

2. Many women start to complain about pain in pubis after some time after the birth. This symphysiolysis. Syndrome consists of the symphysiolysis, rupture of the symphysis pubis and pain in the pelvis or the symphysis pubis. Symphysiolysis is characterized by the divergence between the two pubic bones and instability. Acute rupture of the symphysis pubis is very painful, and in this case, peace and pelvic bandage. The pain in pubis is characterized by painful symphysis pubis and the Sacro-iliac joints. Complaints are usually renewed after the next pregnancy. In a small proportion of patients continue to have serious complaints.

3. Fractures of the pubic bone usually occur at direct impact in the area of the pubic bone or in case of compression of the pelvis. Often they are not accompanied by a significant shift. Patients complain of pain in the pubic bone, increasing the movement of the legs or palpation. In the rest of the patient can not raise a straight leg. This symptom is called the symptom of «adhering heel». Fractures of the pubic bone may be accompanied by contusions of the bladder. Then there are violations of urination, pain during urination.

4. Some women Pubis has the form of a flat saber strips in width of 3-4 fingers of his hand, almost half of the closing of the lumen of the vagina. In this form of the pubic bone its lower edge is the barrier, causing a sharp pain when trying to enter a man's penis in the vagina. Especially strongly it feels when the penis presses on the periosteum and presses the urethra to the sharp edge of the pubic bone. Pain when pressing on periosteum very severe and repeated, as a rule, every time I try to resume sexual intercourse. All of this helps to perpetuate a protective reflex and negative attitude of women to sexual life.



Which doctor should I contact if there is a pain in the pubis

  • Gynaecologist
  • Traumatologist


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