An interesting historical perspective.

December 6, 2010 at 11:58 pm (Dilation therapy., Gender, Culture and Female Sexuality.)

I had a really interesting email from a reader who pointed me to this cartoon. The source of this cartoon described: the main joke [ which] was that it was not expected or approved behavior at the time for women to have their legs widely spread apart in public for any reason. In other words, the sailor is commenting on her manner of riding, rather than the direction she is going; and the pun on the place name “Stretchit” with “to stretch it”, implying that riding in such a way would stretch the woman’s vagina.

In case you cannot see it clearly, the woman is saying: “Pray is this the way to stretchit?” to which the sailor says: “Shiver my top-sails, my Lass, if I know a better way.”

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“Bureaucratic obstacle to rebuilding young women’s lives”

November 19, 2010 at 7:06 pm (Magazine or Newspaper Articles, Surgery.)

Click this link below to read this article. Thanks to the mrkh-grrls support group once again for this referral.

http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/lifematters/bureaucratic-obstacle-to-rebuilding-young-womens-lives-20101112-17r7d.html

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Functional and anatomic results of amnion vaginoplasty in young women with MRKH syndrome.

August 22, 2010 at 10:22 am (Surgery.)

If you are interested in the outcome of surgical intervention, this is the article for you.

Functional and anatomic results of amnion vaginoplasty in young women with MRKH syndrome

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Sexuality following laparoscopic peritoneal vaginoplasty in women with MRKH syndrome.

August 22, 2010 at 10:19 am (Surgery.)

Sexuality following laparoscopic peritoneal vaginoplasty in women with MRKH

*See P509 for relevant information.

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Psychosocial and psychosexual aspects after reconstructive surgery in MRKH women.

August 21, 2010 at 1:08 pm (Psychological Research (including research on support, long term effects etc.), Surgery.)

See UP-3.103. The researchers concluded that those who underwent rectosygmoid vaginoplasty were able to function fairly normally sexually and psychosocially.

Psychosocial and psychosexual aspects after reconstructive surgery in patients with MRKH

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Psychosexual and functional outcomes after creation of a neovagina with laparoscopic Davydov in patients with vaginal agenesis

August 19, 2010 at 3:53 pm (Surgery.)

This article examines the sexual function and satisfaction of MRKH women after surgery.

Psychosexual and functional outcomes after creation of a neovagina with laparoscopic Davydov in patients with vaginal agenesis

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Well-being and sexual function outcomes in women with vaginal agenesis.

August 19, 2010 at 3:22 pm (Psychological Research (including research on support, long term effects etc.), Treatment options)

This article looks into the long term effects of treatment options for women with MRKH.

Well-being and sexual function outcomes in women with vaginal agenesis

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Congenital absence of the vagina – results of conservative treatment.

August 15, 2010 at 7:49 pm (Dilation therapy.)

Congenital absence of the vagina – results of conservative treatment

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McIndoe Revisited.

August 10, 2010 at 7:00 pm (Surgery.)

http://www.ispub.com/ostia/index.php?xmlFilePath=journals/ijgo/vol6n2/vaginoplasty.xml

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Creation of a vagina by repeated coital dilatation.

June 30, 2010 at 9:36 pm (Dilation therapy.)

Creation of a vagina by repeated coital dilatation in four teens with vaginal agenesis

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