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Stanford Project on Vaginal Dryness/Poll
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biodesign posted:
Hello Ladies,

I am an MD researcher at Stanford University, exploring new treatments to treat the symptoms of vaginal atrophy. We are trying to understand what patients are looking for in treatments, and where the current treatments are coming up short. If you would be interested in talking to us, we would be most appreciative. Your input is invaluable. If interested, please message me.

Thank you.

Jonathan Steinberger, MD
Stanford University Biodesign

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Which of the following is most important to you in choosing a therapy for your vaginal dryness (vulvovaginal atrophy/atrophic vaginitis)
  • therapy is not estrogen-based
  • therapy does not require a procedure
  • therapy has long-lasting results
  • therapy does not require frequent application
  • therapy can be started and stopped at your own discretion
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An_254850 responded:
my menopausal vaginal dryness caused the labia minora to grow closed...lubricants have not helped...am too afraid of the pain for a procedure...sigh
 
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biodesign replied to An_254850's response:
Hi,

I am sorry to hear about how difficult this problem has been for you. Would you be interested in speaking with us so that we might better understand your experience? We would be happy to set up a phone call at a time that is convenient for you. If you are interested you can reach us at jdsteinb@stanford.edu. If not, we still thank you for sharing your experience with us.

Best,
Jonathan

Jonathan Steinberger, MD[br>Stanford University Biodesign


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