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Diagnosis and treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome

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The management of patients with chronic pelvic pain (CPP) is a serious problem, the solution of which is in the complex interdisciplinary approach. The article describes the neurological aspects of the disease, including musculoskeletal and neurogenic causes of pain. Treatment of patients should be aimed at both the anatomical cause of pain and the correction of emotional disorders. Education and patient involvement in the treatment program are important. In the presence of a nociceptive source of pain in the form of myofascial or joint pain, treatment is carried out in accordance with general recommendations for the treatment of musculoskeletal pain and includes non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and myorelaxants administration. We present our own clinical observation, which reflects a comprehensive approach to the treatment of a patient with CPP.

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L. T. Akhmedzhanova
Department of Nervous Diseases and Neurosurgery, N.V. Sklifosovsky Institute of Clinical Medicine, I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Sechenov University), Ministry of Health of Russia
Russian Federation

Luiza Talgatovna Akhmedzhanova
119021, Moscow, Rossolimo St., 11, Build. 1

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A. N. Barinov
Department of Neurology and Psychotherapy, Medical Academy JSC Group of Companies “Medsi”
Russian Federation

123056, Moscow, Gruzinsky Lane, 3A

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M. S. Leontyeva
Department of Nervous Diseases and Neurosurgery, N.V. Sklifosovsky Institute of Clinical Medicine, I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Sechenov University), Ministry of Health of Russia
Russian Federation

119021, Moscow, Rossolimo St., 11, Build. 1

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The conflict of interest has not affected the results of the investigation.

E. V. Mandra
Department of Nervous Diseases and Neurosurgery, N.V. Sklifosovsky Institute of Clinical Medicine, I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Sechenov University), Ministry of Health of Russia
Russian Federation

119021, Moscow, Rossolimo St., 11, Build. 1

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Akhmedzhanova L.T., Barinov A.N., Leontyeva M.S., Mandra E.V. Diagnosis and treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome. Neurology, Neuropsychiatry, Psychosomatics. 2022;14(4):54-61. (In Russ.)

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