Female sexual function and dysfunction

Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am. 2008 Jun;35(2):169-83, vii. doi: 10.1016/j.ogc.2008.03.006.


This article identifies models of sexual function, defines and categorizes sexual dysfunction, and identifies therapeutic modalities for patients who have sexual dysfunction. Additionally, it discusses some of the questionnaires used to evaluate sexual function.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Humans
  • Sexual Dysfunction, Physiological / diagnosis*
  • Sexual Dysfunction, Physiological / therapy*
  • Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological / diagnosis*
  • Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological / therapy*
  • Sexuality / physiology*