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Author: Frederick B Gaupp, MD, Consulting Staff, Department of Family Practice, Assumption Community Hospital.

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

REFERENCE: MedscapeReference.com. Gynecologic Pain.

Previous contributing coauthor and editors: Coauthor(s): Laszlo Sogor, MD, PhD, Chief, Division of Gynecology, Acting Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University MacDonald Women's Hospital; Associate Professor, Department of Reproductive Biology, Case Western Reserve University. Editors: Bryan D Cowan, MD, Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Mississippi College of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Lee P Shulman, MD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Head, Section of Reproductive Genetics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.


Last Editorial Review: 3/14/2012

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