Pelvic pain is a result of many different conditions and can present in a variety of symptoms. It can affect both women and men of all ages.
Pelvic pain can be acute because of trauma to the genitalia, pelvis or hip region or, trauma during birth. It can also be chronic due to gradual dysfunction in ligaments, muscles, and nerves. Pelvic pain can be caused by an underlying condition in your digestive, reproductive or urinary system.
Various symptoms related to pelvic pain may include pain during intercourse, pain with urination and/ or defecation, painful perineum due to muscle tension or nerve irritation, prostate pain and more.