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Atrophy of vagina

MedGen UID:
Concept ID:
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Vaginal Atrophy
SNOMED CT: Atrophy of vagina (297147009)


A condition characterized by the absence of squamous maturation in the vaginal epithelium. It is associated with decreased estrogen production. [from NCI]

Professional guidelines


Benini V, Ruffolo AF, Casiraghi A, Degliuomini RS, Frigerio M, Braga A, Serati M, Torella M, Candiani M, Salvatore S
Medicina (Kaunas) 2022 Jun 6;58(6) doi: 10.3390/medicina58060770. PMID: 35744033Free PMC Article
The NAMS 2020 GSM Position Statement Editorial Panel
Menopause 2020 Sep;27(9):976-992. doi: 10.1097/GME.0000000000001609. PMID: 32852449
Obstet Gynecol 2014 Jan;123(1):202-216. doi: 10.1097/01.AOG.0000441353.20693.78. PMID: 24463691

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