When seeking treatment, doctors may use a variety of screening and tests for female sexual dysfunction. First, doctors perform an analysis of medical history and symptoms. Then he or she will conduct a physical exam and possibly a pelvic exam to diagnose or rule out any physical issues. Doctors need to know what medications you take and if you suffer from other medical conditions that may cause female sexual dysfunction.
After the physical exam, the doctor may ask screening questions about your relationship, past relationships, sexual habits and sexual attitudes. These questions can help the doctor determine if you may suffer from a psychological condition.
Once the doctor has determined the cause or causes of your condition, the best treatment can be recommended. If you suspect you suffer from female sexual dysfunction, schedule a screening appointment today.