Dyspareunia is painful sex due to medical and/or psychological causes. The pain can primarily be on the external surface of the genitalia, or deeper in the pelvis upon deep pressure against the cervix. It can affect a small portion of the vulva or vagina or be felt all over the surface.This can affect both men and women, but it is more common in women. According to the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), 25% percent of American women experience it. Charlie and Arienne of SexBecause detail the symptoms and a few causes of painful sex. Don't forget to click and SUBSCRIBE!