Signs of Sexual Dysfunction in Men and Women

Sexual dysfunction symptoms can manifest in different ways depending on the type and cause of dysfunction. The signs and symptoms of sexual dysfunction include:

For men and women

  • Lack of sexual desire
  • Difficulty becoming aroused
  • Pain during intercourse

For men

  • Inability to achieve or maintain a full erection
  • Delayed or absent ejaculation when sexually stimulated
  • Premature ejaculation

For women

  • Inability to achieve orgasm
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Dyspareunia - Pain with sexual intercourse that may be due to spasm of the vaginal muscle or inflammation of the vulva (vulvodynia)

If you have symptoms of sexual dysfunction, consider contacting your doctor. The specialists at Beaumont understand that this is a very sensitive subject. You can count on us to be respectful, compassionate and discreet. Remember, sexual dysfunction is a common problem. There is nothing to be embarrassed about. And with treatment , most sexual dysfunction can improve or be cured.

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