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what causes a prolapsed uterus

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Weakened muscles: Prolapsed uterus is caused by weakened pelvic floor muscles. This happens frequently in women who have had many children and the stretching of childbi ... Read More

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Always an issue with: recurrent &/or chronic ↑es in intra-abdominal pressure inducing the uterus to descend through the large bony pelvis opening through the pelvic dia ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hopefully not: If it bleeding or gets infected or causes total procedentia then it need to be removed if you re being followed by a gyn , it should never get to a cr ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Not really!: It would be quite rare for this to happen. Other issues can arise, but this would be distinctly rare!
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Possible: A prolapsed uterus means the uterus is pulled downward. That can also pull the tubes and or ovaries downward as well. That can distort the anatomy and ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emerson Walden
46 years experience Cardiology
Should be seen in ER: If patient has bleeding and low blood pressure should be seen in ER ro rule serious blood loss with dehydration.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: A prolapsed uterus pulls the bladder down through the vagina with it and can cause repeated infections. The ligaments that hold up the uterus have "fa ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazen Ghani
23 years experience Radiology
A prolapsed uterus: Is a uterus that has slipped out of place, sometimes protruding down through the vagina.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
What did your gyn: Say ? It depends how bad the prolapse is, if not that bad may not cause much problems, if bad can cause problems urinating or with bowel movements, ca ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Several: Tubal ligation, hysterectomy, uterine suspenjsion, contraception. Depending on your wishes, vaginal hysterectomy is most likely choice depending on de ... Read More
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