I Suffer From Chronic Pelvic Pain

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 73 People

    For the last year I have been at the doctor

    constantly trying to get a diagnosis for pelvic pains. There are three kinds, constant dull pain across my entire abdomen, severe cramping that happens about 3 weeks out of the month, and a few days out of the month I will have one of the worst pains in my life, it feels like...
    erislaughs erislaughs
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 17, 2014

    Tired Of Being Written Off By Doctors... Desperate For A Cure

    Hello Ladies, I am so thankful that I have found this support group, and appreciate that all of you have shared your stories. Suffering from chronic pelvic pain has made me feel so alone and unless you suffer from it too, its hard for anyone to understand. I apologize in advance...
    tonibaloni21 tonibaloni21
    1 Response Aug 9, 2012

    I have been in chronic,

    constant pain for over 15 years now. I have seen a multitude of doctors, had several surgeries, many exploratory and even a spinal fusion of my L4-L5 disc. I have tried everything from traditional treatments, alternative treatments and medications. Currently, the only thing that...
    Mahala71 Mahala71
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Mar 23, 2014

    For the past 2+ years I've suffered from

    chronic pelvic pain, with no known cause. It started out just monthly with the worst cramps imagineable- to the point where I couldn't even get out of bed. I was put on oral contraceptives to help alleviate the cramps- which worked until it didn't. My pill was switched several...
    g00dlikesunkist g00dlikesunkist
    1 Response Aug 11, 2015

    Feeling Distraught From Chronic Pelvic Pain

    I have been suffering from chronic pelvic pain for about 8 yrs. After multiple test , 2 laperoscopies & medically induced menopause for 6 months I have found little that wrks. I live in Boston & once flew to Florida to see an alternative type dr (not usually my thing). I have...
    Chppain Chppain
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Aug 8, 2012

    Hi my name is Nicole

    and I'm 23 years old. I'm hoping that someone has gone through what i have and can offee some insight on what could be wrong. I've always had debilitating menstrual cycles, i literally had a doctors note on call for the first few days of my cycle, because i couldn...
    nfgraves nfgraves
    26-30, F
    3 Responses May 12, 2014

    had surgery December3rd last year

    for cystocele and rectocele repair.I'm 58 and was in good shape before this surgery.Since the surgery i'm no better,it's worse.I stay in constant pain,have to go to a pain treatment center.I have told my doctor this but she says there's nothing more she can do. This has been...
    boona674 boona674
    56-60, F
    1 Response Feb 15, 2016

    I Suffered 27 Years And My Cure Was Becoming Gluten Free.

    I suffered with: terrible pelvic tension, pain, urinary burning, urinary incontinence, bladder and urethral spasms, severe intestinal problems and most other pelvic dysfunction symptoms, from early childhood. It ruined my life, I could not finish school, or work, or do normal...
    FallingLeaves FallingLeaves
    3 Responses Aug 26, 2012

    My roommate Cindy, she had suffered from

    recurrent symptoms of PID, and the long history made her kidneys and spleen weaker. Thus blood and Qi circulation was weak. Pain occurs when Qi doesn’t circulate well. When spleen is weak, dampness and heat may gather at pelvic area which makes the vaginal discharge abnormal...
    antonellamessi antonellamessi
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 12, 2016

    I Finally Foun A Solution For My Cpp/prostetitis

    I have suffered with chronic pelvic pain and prostetitis for two years.  Many doctors have steered me in the wrong direction, chided me, suggested I needed a psychologist or just shrugged their shoulders.  With the help of my good GP and Urologist I finally figured it out...
    tpknet tpknet
    2 Responses Mar 17, 2012

    I have suffered since age 16 from endo.

    I have three young children. During my third pregnancy, things went wrong. The placenta was outside of the uterus. My doctor went into a c-section not understanding. During the delivery my bladder was cut, and insides were badly damaged. I have seen at least 10 doctors been put...
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 1, 2014

    Suffering From Chronic Pain And Trying To Manage My Own Care!!!

    Suffering in Silence, wow reading your story was almost like reading about myself.  I am so sorry you have gone through all of that.  4 years ago I had a hysterectomy and a bladder sling and after that my story is almost the same as yours.  One year ago I went to a...
    needamiracle needamiracle
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 11, 2011

    101 Diagnosis

    It all started just before my 22nd Birthday when I started to get chronic pelvic pain, my bowel movements changed dramatically and there was blood in my stools. My doctor put this down to IBS, urine infections, suspected STI's (always negative) but after I went to the doctors...
    HayleyG89 HayleyG89
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 2, 2012

    I have been suffering from CPPS

    for about ten years now. I fit the classic 'candidate' profile-an anxious personality, a back injury then unexplainable shooting pain in the stomach, groin, back, trouble urinating, post-ejaculatory pain,vomiting etc. I have seen maybe twenty doctors all of whom were unable to...
    fsmith9095 fsmith9095
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Jul 8, 2015

    Chronic Pelvic Pain

    Hello, i have been suffering with chronic pelvic pain for over a year now. It started when i had a bout of diverticulitis last feb and ended up in the hospital. I was treated for the illness and released. Aftet that the pain never went away. I have had several ct scans...
    coolmama2 coolmama2
    1 Response Apr 7, 2013

    Suffering In Silence

    Over the last 4 years I have been to about 20 physicians, I have received more diagnosis than I can count. I have been told that I have interstitial cystitis, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, scar tissue problems, to my needing a psychiatrist. One doctor put his hand on...
    ak1014 ak1014
    8 Responses Feb 24, 2011

    The Yeast Infection Of 100 Lifetimes

    Ready? Here's the story about why the quality of my life usually sucks! It could be worse, but really, you could say that about almost anything. I digress. When I was 16, I started getting yeast infections in the morning upon waking up. At the time, I didn't even really...
    KelleyAhlstrom KelleyAhlstrom
    18-21, F
    Feb 1, 2013
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