Pudendal Neuralgia

Indian woman with a stomach ache

Pudendal neuralgia is an irritation of the pudendal nerve and may cause pelvic pain. Patients may also experience discomfort with tight clothing, bladder and bowel symptoms, and pain and spasms after orgasm. Physical therapy treatment for pudendal neuralgia includes pelvic floor rehabilitation, muscle strengthening to improve balance and stability, nerve and connective tissue mobilization, and myofascial trigger point release.