If you are experiencing long term pain, burning, soreness, throbbing of the vulva and perineum and no other obvious cause is immediately recognized you may be suffering from a condition called “Vulvodynia.” No one is sure what causes vulvodynia however it may be a symptom of many conditions. Dealing with chronic pain can be hard. Finding the cause of the pain can be frustrating. Although there may be no cure for this condition, you may find some relief with treatment.