vulvodynia

noun
vul·​vo·​dyn·​ia | \ ˌvəl-vō-ˈdin-ē-ə How to pronounce vulvodynia (audio) \

Medical Definition of vulvodynia

: chronic discomfort of the vulva of uncertain cause that is experienced as burning or shooting pain, stinging, or irritation

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