However, sex differences in pain have been investigated in samples collected in a variety of ways. Physiol Behav. The results from 7 studies that examined sex differences in experimental ischemic pain are presented in the lower portion of Table 5. Petersen et al examined pain in schoolchildren ages 6 to 13 living in Sweden.
Psychological problems in young men with chronic prostatitis-like symptoms. Sex differences in adolescent chronic pain and pain-related coping. Margarete C.
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Scand J Public Health. Experimental pain models reveal no sex differences in pentazocine analgesia in humans. Sex differences in opioid analgesia: clinical and experimental findings. Responses to the TRPV1 agonist capsaicin have been compared across sexes, and three of these five studies reveal significant sex-related differences in subjective pain ratings, suggesting higher sensitivity in females Table 8.
Next, we will review recent findings regarding sex differences in experimental pain sensitivity. The Tromso Study: Frequency and predicting factors of analgesic drug use in a free-living population 12—56 years J Clin Epidemiol.
Caution must be exercised when interpreting these data because women utilize health care services to a greater extent than men, 48 , consequently a clinical sample does not reflect the general population. A procedure known as a D and C may be done to remove the rest of the uterine contents.
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