Sexual Dysfunction in Patients with Neurological Disorders

  • Per Olov Lundberg
Part of the Perspectives in Sexuality book series (Persp. Sex.)


For the last five years at the Department of Neurology in Uppsala we have systematically studied the occurrence and symptomatology of sexual dysfunction in patients with all types of neurological disorders. Sexual problems may exist in many types of central and peripheral nerve lesions. In the following I shall concentrate on four different groups of patients, namely those with 1) hypothalamo-pituitary disorders, 2) temporal lobe lesions usually also resulting in epilepsy, 3) multiple sclerosis in a mild phase of the disease and 4) peripheral nerve disorders involving the sacral cord segments.


Multiple Sclerosis Sexual Dysfunction Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Pelvic Floor Muscle Sexual Problem 
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  • Per Olov Lundberg
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  1. 1.Sweden

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