the name given to a sexual dysfunction where there is a recurrent and consistent pain associated with coitus. Doesn't include physical disorders and mental disorders. Effects both sexes.
FUNCTIONAL DYSPAREUNIA: "Joe had functional dyspareunia."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FUNCTIONAL DYSPAREUNIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/functional-dyspareunia/ (accessed March 21, 2023).