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Laser vaginal therapy ― the new method for improving quality of women sexual life. Review of the literature

Robert Kulhawik
Seksuologia Polska 2017;15(1).

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Vol 15, No 1 (2017)
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Abstract

The purpose of the following article is to present the review of literature on LVT as a new therapeutic method of improving quality of women sexual life, who suffer from relaxation of the pelvic floor muscles syndrome or a vaginal relaxation syndrome, stress urinary incontinence and vulvovaginal atrophy.

Abstract

The purpose of the following article is to present the review of literature on LVT as a new therapeutic method of improving quality of women sexual life, who suffer from relaxation of the pelvic floor muscles syndrome or a vaginal relaxation syndrome, stress urinary incontinence and vulvovaginal atrophy.

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Keywords

laser vaginal therapy, vaginal relaxation syndrome, stress urinary incontinence, vulvovaginal atrophy, quality of life, remodeling, collagen synthesis

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Title

Laser vaginal therapy ― the new method for improving quality of women sexual life. Review of the literature

Journal

Seksuologia Polska (Polish Sexology)

Issue

Vol 15, No 1 (2017)

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Seksuologia Polska 2017;15(1).

Keywords

laser vaginal therapy
vaginal relaxation syndrome
stress urinary incontinence
vulvovaginal atrophy
quality of life
remodeling
collagen synthesis

Authors

Robert Kulhawik

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