Unconsummated marriage; also known as
“Sexless marriage “ is prevalent in 15 to 20 % of couples worldwide. And whenever present; it’s an emotionally distressing and disturbing problem for the couple.
Sexual intercourse is mutually expected in both the souses after marriage. Failure of marriage consummation means that the couple never had sexual relations.
Dr. Dimple Doshi at Vardaan Hospital; believes prevention is better than cure, and thus apart from the precise treatment guidelines; preventive measures are an essential part of our consultations with the patients who have either had it or want to know more about it.
If the reason of unconsummated marriage is pathological like the structural abnormalities in a woman or if it s due to the man having functional problem; it can be addressed by treating specifically the cause; like:
Combined multidisciplinary approach by a psychologist ; sexologist and a counsellor can help a couple go a long way in satisfying marital relationships.