Chronic pelvic pain

Other Names:
Pain in the lower abdomen
Groin pain
Pain in the genital area

Chronic pelvic pain may derive from a variety of sources, including infection and displacement of the pelvic organs.


Chronic pelvic pain in women accounts for 10% of hysterectomies. In Chinese medicine, pain in the groin, genital area and lower abdomen (hypogastrium) indicates liver meridian disharmony.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST