Interstitial Cystitis Directory
Interstitial cystitis (painful bladder syndrome) is a chronic condition that causes pain and frequent urination. Symptoms may temporarily disappear but usually come back. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about IC and its causes, symptoms, treatments, and much more.
WebMD describes interstitial cystitis (IC), also known as painful bladder syndrome, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatments.
Bladder Pain: Common Causes, Treatments, and Tests
WebMD examines 3 main types of bladder pain, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments.
Treatment for Painful Intercourse in Women
WebMD explains the possible causes and treatment of painful intercourse.
Causes and Symptoms of Chronic Pelvic Pain
WebMD explains the symptoms of chronic pelvic pain, including the various conditions that may cause it.
Slideshows & Images
What's Causing Your Pelvic Pain?
This WebMD slideshow depicts the causes of pelvic pain in women.
Urinary Incontinence in Women
Urinary incontinence, or loss of bladder control, is a frustrating problem for more than 13 million Americans, most of them women. Here's a look into the symptoms, causes, and treatments of stress incontinence, urge incontinence, and overactive bladder (OAB) in women.