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What is intercourse pain?

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Intercourse pain, or dyspareunia, can cause problems in a couple's sexual relationship. In addition to the physically painful sex, there is also the possibility of negative emotional effects. So the problem should be addressed as soon as it arises.

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Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on August 28, 2020

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